News | May 20, 2019 Excelas Seeks to Scale Up with NEO Scalerator Program In April, Excelas joined 13 Northeast Ohio companies as the newest participants in Scalerator NEO, a six-month, cohort-based program for business leaders. Through a mix of classroom and peer-to-peer learning experiences, we are exploring new ways to achieve growth and ultimately help build and support our thriving regional economy. More than 200 companies across the world have participated in Scalerator. The program was developed by Daniel Isenberg, founding director of the Babson College Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Project. Funding is provided by the Burton D. Morgan Foundation and Richard J. Fasenmyer Foundation. Scalerator NEO launched in 2017.