About Bethany George

A senior venture development professional, Bethany is passionate about building exceptional high-growth companies. She brings extensive experience in venture development and venture capital investment to guiding entrepreneurs through Rev1’s startup studio program and investment processes.

As Managing Director, Bethany works across the organization to ensure that client engagement decisions and support are integrated cross-functionally. Bethany’s leadership delivers a focus on addressing startups’ individual needs and ensuring that Rev1’s services continually grow and iterate to meet clients’ needs.

Bethany is a natural connector that was honored with the 2020 CBF 40 Under 40 Award to recognize her career accomplishments connecting entrepreneurs and high growth startups to the services and capital they need and for her contributions to the Columbus community.

Bethany earned a BS degree in Journalism and a MA degree with an emphasis in business, economics, and political science from Ohio University, Athens, OH.





Written by Bethany George

The Rundown Solving Horse Racing’s Communication Issues
Founder’s Story: Featuring Tony Franco of SafeChain
Ecolibrium Solar Makes It Easier to Implement Clean Energy
The Backyard Effect Stretches Around the Globe
Tips from a Startup Pro: Avoid Making Costly Hiring Mistakes