Susan is the lead staff writer for TheMetropreneur.com and also completes assignments as a freelance writer & editor. She loves writing about her city - and learning a thing or two from her clients along the way.
Susan holds a degree in Communication with a minor in Professional Writing from The Ohio State University. You can find her exploring Grandview, drinking way too much coffee, running, spending time with friends and aiming to become a Columbus foodie.
When a business says their product is for “everybody” that everybody normally comes with a few caveats. But in the case of Include Fitness and their Access Strength fitness machine, “everybody” is meant quite literally.
“Our whole goal is to make fitness accessible for... August 25th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More
For healthcare startup CrossChx, business isn’t about just being successful. It’s about fundamentally changing an industry. Founders Sean Lane and Brad Mascho have a billion dollar idea to own identity in healthcare. And they want to build it right here in Columbus.
The story of CrossChx... August 24th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More
It’s generally good news for Columbus and Ohio as a whole in Thumbtack.com’s annual survey of small business friendliness.
The annual survey that is in its fourth year calls on business owners to provide insights on small business friendliness in their states and cities, asking about topics... August 21st, 2015 | Announcements | Read More
No matter how great an entrepreneur thinks their idea or product is, it doesn’t mean anything if there’s not a customer for their solution.
“The sooner they find out what customers really want and really think, the better off they are going to be,” says Wayne Embree, vice president of... August 19th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More
While most people may be familiar with classic cocktails like a Manhattan, martini or old fashioned, these spirited drinks have taken on a life all their own where mixes and flavor profiles are really only limited by a bartender’s creativity.
This chance to be wildly creative is what drew mixologist... August 18th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More
Sarah Crock is one dietitian you won’t be silently cursing under your breath as she helps you to a healthy lifestyle. The former ballerina is taking a no-nonsense approach to nutrition with her new business, the Columbus Nutrition Company.
“I am very realistic,” Crock says. “I... August 17th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More
On Thursday, August 6 a panel of five local entrepreneurs gathered at the Athletic Club of Columbus to discuss the ins and outs of doing business in the city, and just what you’re getting yourself into when taking the calculated leap into the world of entrepreneurship.
ACC Member Jim Coleman moderated... August 11th, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More
Chances are if you don’t already own the script Ohio shirt from Homage yourself, you know somebody that does. The shirt has become a beacon for fellow Ohioans, showing off state pride to school loyalty – and that’s just the way Founder Ryan Vesler intended.
Vesler’s life has largely... August 10th, 2015 | cbuzz Podcast | Read More