Articles By: Susan Post

Susan is a Staff Writer for TheMetropreneur.com. She has completed several assignments as a Freelance Writer & Editor for clients throughout Central Ohio and loves all the random, fun facts she has learned from them along the way. She holds a degree in Communication with a minor in Professional Writing from The Ohio State University. Susan lives in Victorian Village and loves to run, write, drink coffee and explore all of the great restaurants and bars throughout Columbus.

Applits Allows Socially Driven App Creation

Applits Allows Socially Driven App Creation
Developing an app takes a lot of time and money, not to mention some highly technical expertise. But if you’ve ever had a great idea for an app, the Applits platform might be able to help you turn it into a reality. Developed by two Ohio State students, the site promotes socially driven app creation,...
April 23rd, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Capture Education Uses Technology to Advance Class Scheduling

Capture Education Uses Technology to Advance Class Scheduling
One local company is garnering national attention for their software product, ScheduleSmart. Capture Education’s tool is out to reform the way students in grades K-12 schedule their classes. “We take information about an individual’s learning style, interest, aptitude, career interests...
April 22nd, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Inc@8000 Continues to Build Ecosystem for Entrepreneurs in New Albany

Inc@8000 Continues to Build Ecosystem for Entrepreneurs in New Albany
After three years, New Albany’s business incubator, Inc@8000, continues to build a collaborative ecosystem for startups. The space at 8000 Walton Parkway provides offices, conference rooms and other shared areas for its tenants, as well as an invaluable, built-in network. Inc@8000 focuses on...
April 18th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Proven Talent Behind New Firm, Fort, Help Organizations Create Brands

Proven Talent Behind New Firm, Fort, Help Organizations Create Brands
A strong brand and inspiring culture can propel a company’s success – as demonstrated by the founders behind new branding firm, Fort. Fort combines two creatives with proven talent – Tom Lennox, founder of Pelotonia, and Terry Rohrbach, founder of award-winning brand visualization company,...
April 16th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Heroes2u Fosters Memorable Conversations for Meaningful Causes

Heroes2u Fosters Memorable Conversations for Meaningful Causes
What well-known figure would you chat with if you had the chance? Taking this concept and adding technology and a charitable cause is the backbone of new startup, Heroes2u. The platform makes donating to charitable causes more accessible and appealing to younger generations. Most events in the non-profit...
April 15th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Behind the Scenes: Piada

Behind the Scenes: Piada
Piada’s success is no secret. The continually expanding fast-casual restaurant concept was voted Metropreneur’s top high-growth small business of 2013. Behind Founder Chris Doody is a duo that has been a part of the carefully curated concept since its inception. Jamy Bolling is Corporate...
April 10th, 2014 | Behind the Scenes | Read More

ECDI Closes 1,000th Loan

ECDI Closes 1,000th Loan
ECDI is celebrating big milestones as the organization closes its 1,000th loan during their decade-long support of Ohio entrepreneurs. On March 28th, ECDI awarded  Cleveland client Jodi Rae Santosuosso the loan for her new venture, Daily Press, an organic juice bar on Detroit Road in Cleveland. “Our...
April 9th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

Fit Food Delivers Healthy, Convenient Meals

Fit Food Delivers Healthy, Convenient Meals
Healthy and convenience food normally don’t belong in the same sentence. However a new Columbus business delivers healthy, ready-to-eat meals and snacks right to your doorstep – without it costing an arm and a leg. Monday through Friday, Fit Food delivers their menu of delicious yet health-conscious...
April 8th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More