Skip the Dishes Expands to First U.S. Market in Columbus

Skip the Dishes Expands to First U.S. Market in Columbus

From Canada to Columbus, the city’s reputation as a testing ground – and its vibrant food scene –...
Virtual Agency Virge Branding Taking on Conventional Firms

Virtual Agency Virge Branding Taking on Conventional Firms

When it comes to branding and advertising, there’s normally two options: hire a full-service agency...
Small Business Beanstalk Ramping Up Community Presence with New Partnerships

Small Business Beanstalk Ramping Up Community Presence with New Partnerships

The Small Business Beanstalk has long been a supporter of all things local. The organization that connects...
At Work: Best Light Video’s Minimalistic Space Downtown

At Work: Best Light Video’s Minimalistic Space Downtown

Paul Milligan and Andrew Brush have been in business together since they were 16, when they started...

Skip the Dishes Expands to First U.S. Market in Columbus

Business Profiles — June 30, 2015 at 8:00 am
From Canada to Columbus, the city’s reputation as a testing ground – and its vibrant food scene – brought food delivery platform Skip the Dishes down from up north and into its first U.S. market. “Our strategy has been to go to market where there’s great food,” says Co-Founder Andrew Chau. He’d heard about Columbus’ test city reputation while in university, but it was truly the strength of...

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ECDI Playing Big Role in Columbus’ Vibrant Startup Scene

ECDI Playing Big Role in Columbus’ Vibrant Startup Scene
We already knew that Columbus has just been named the “Most Intelligent Community in the World.” Now, we find out that...
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Ban the Box: Should You Ask About Criminal History On Your Job Applications?
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What Drives Application Scope Change and How Does it Impact Your Project?
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Skip the Dishes Expands to First U.S. Market in Columbus

Skip the Dishes Expands to First U.S. Market in Columbus
From Canada to Columbus, the city’s reputation as a testing ground – and its vibrant food scene – brought food delivery platform Skip the Dishes down from up north and into its first U.S. market. “Our strategy has been to go to market where there’s great food,” says Co-Founder Andrew...
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Columbus Moves Up the Ranks in the Startup World

Columbus Moves Up the Ranks in the Startup World
It’s generally good news for startups in Columbus. While that may be the sentiment of the boots on the ground, two recent survey rankings highlight the positive climate. Last year, Thumbtack.com gave Columbus an impressive ‘A+’ in training & networking programs and ‘As’...
June 29th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Virtual Agency Virge Branding Taking on Conventional Firms

Virtual Agency Virge Branding Taking on Conventional Firms
When it comes to branding and advertising, there’s normally two options: hire a full-service agency of record for everything (expensive) or multiple boutique firms for different projects (disjointedness). New agency Virge Branding presents a third option with virtual teams of A-listers to do whatever...
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ECDI Playing Big Role in Columbus’ Vibrant Startup Scene

ECDI Playing Big Role in Columbus’ Vibrant Startup Scene
We already knew that Columbus has just been named the “Most Intelligent Community in the World.” Now, we find out that another national ranking has rated us most improved as a community for startups. The Kauffman Foundation found that Columbus now ranks 12th on the 2015 Index of Business Creation....
June 25th, 2015 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More

Small Business Beanstalk Ramping Up Community Presence with New Partnerships

Small Business Beanstalk Ramping Up Community Presence with New Partnerships
The Small Business Beanstalk has long been a supporter of all things local. The organization that connects businesses to resources and simultaneously encourages and rewards local shoppers is making a resurgence and recommitment to the Columbus community. “We’re doing what we were doing a lot...
June 24th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

At Work: Best Light Video’s Minimalistic Space Downtown

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OrderUp Expanding Options for Food Delivery

OrderUp Expanding Options for Food Delivery
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June 22nd, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

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Store 5a Opening Short North Storefront
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June 19th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More