Anne Evans is the Co-Founder and Director of Operations for TheMetropreneur and ColumbusUnderground. She also regularly contributes to both sites with features focusing on living (At Home) and working (At Work) in urban areas and creative spaces. She enjoys scrapbooking, parties, her family and restoring a 100+ year old home close to Downtown Columbus.
Ten years of working on your own is quite an accomplishment. Ruth Milligan is celebrating that milestone this year. She had been working on her own as a communications professional and in the last two years, has channeled those skills into ar.tic.u.la.tion.
ar.tic.u.la.tion is centered around helping... March 16th, 2012 | At Work | Read More
Amy Neiwirth is having a great year. She recently moved into a new apartment, which allowed her to bring her jewelry and art studio back into her home, she sold nearly 500 pieces of jewelry in 2011, and she’s gotten lots of publicity− most notably, a mention in The Official Bicentennial Guide... February 15th, 2012 | At Work | Read More
Scott Ihrig and Shannon Morrison recently relocated their business here from New York City and couldn’t be happier with that decision. The pair have been running IM Creative, an event design and production firm, for twelve years. When the rent for their office in NYC was substantially increased,... January 16th, 2012 | At Work | Read More
Jeff Milgrom and Drew McCartt of EMS next to the 1,800 pound mill stone
With the opening of Shadowbox Live, World of Beer, and a few new restaurants, the Brewery District is coming back to life. Event Marketing Strategies celebrated 30 years of business this year, and with that milestone, they were looking... December 16th, 2011 | At Work | Read More
Omar Noory and Jen Adrion of These Are Things
Jen Adrion and Omar Noory were not looking to start a business together. The two had been dating and liked to travel. They searched everywhere for a map to adorn their wall to pin and remember their travels. After an exhaustive search that turned up nothing... November 15th, 2011 | At Work | Read More
Rex Elsass was looking for a new home for his political consulting and media firm, The Strategy Group for Media. He founded the company in 1994 as a political consulting firm while living in German Village with his wife Laurie. His background was in radio and television productions, and he was also involved... October 14th, 2011 | At Work | Read More
Mark Henson, the chief imagination officer of Sparkspace, has been building the company since 2000. He developed the idea of building a company around a business retreat center model while working for the design firm Fitch. He says Fitch provided a healthy environment for creativity.
“It was a... September 15th, 2011 | At Work | Read More
Anne Holman’s bright and spacious studio would be a wonderful space to create things. She found the 1,700-square-foot space in The Millworks Building about a year ago and loved it the second she saw it. The huge windows that provide natural light, the beautiful floors, and the fact that the inside... August 15th, 2011 | At Work | Read More