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.
Feedback and be a valuable tool. One local startup is taking all the information and data from their initial years of business and looking to bigger and better things. The formula AM team, including co-founders David Colina, Dan Kim and Jason Sweazy, are back on the market with formula O2.
An overhaul... December 4th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More
From the Greater Columbus Antique Mall to Grandview Mercantile to the Heritage Square Antique Mall, Central Ohio has a treasure trove of antique stores where something old can turn into something new to you.
Such locations house several vendors with individual booths looking to sell their found treasures.... December 3rd, 2013 | How-To Guides | Read More
You’ve found the perfect frame for your new piece of local art. You are sure it will match everything else in your living room. Then you get it home. And it looks totally out of place.
An artist with a keen-eye for frames is on the move to help Columbus residents end this guessing-game. With his... December 2nd, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More
Another downtown retail space will be filled thanks to the KickStart 2 competition. Children’s clothing designers Team Chipmunk will soon have a retail storefront just south of the Columbus Commons on Third Street.
Owner Liz Bourgeois outfits tiny tots with her classic hand-crafted designs. Team... November 29th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More
The Downtown crowd will have a new option for their caffeine fix early next year. Sweet Simpliciteas will open their doors on Third Street just South of the Columbus Commons to serve up unique flavors of hand-blended tea.
Sweet Simpliciteas is one of two winners of the KickStart 2 competition. The prize... November 26th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More
A countdown on the front page of Robert Mason‘s website leads to a very important date – the launch of their online store on Black Friday.
“It’s almost like giving us more space when we don’t have a building for it,” Owner Robert Grimmett says of the site.
The online... November 25th, 2013 | Announcements, News | Read More
Local businesses are capitalizing on days that shoppers are already eager to be out and about.
Special holiday shopping days like Black Friday, Small Business Saturday or Cyber Monday take a bit of a twist when it comes to small businesses. Locally-owned shops typically can’t offer as deep of discounts... November 22nd, 2013 | Trendspotting | Read More
Everyone would love to save a little money on their utility bills, but imagine the overwhelming utilities necessary to run a school or a hospital. One Columbus-based company is offering a unique set of services to help companies be more energy efficient.
PlugSmart knows energy. From helping clients self-generate... November 20th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More