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.
A new app is activating a business’ customer base and turning them into their photographers. BYLINED connects brands with authentic photographs of customers interacting with their products.
A conversation between BYLINED Founder Dave Hunegnaw and Walker Evans of Columbus Underground (and The Metropreneur)... May 4th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More
“No, that’s my brother” is a phrase Zach and Alex Traxler find themselves saying often – often enough that it required a website and an explanation. That’s what happens when you’re identical twins with two separate, thriving businesses.
Let’s just clear this... May 3rd, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More
Columbus finally had some crowdfunding wins in April. Theft-proof drawstring backpack Flack Sack has earned the attention of over 1,000 backers and Gunmetal dice are proving to be a hit as well.
So what’s in store for May? A new board game parlor is coming to Clintonville, two artisans look to... May 2nd, 2016 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More
The new Lumos Accelerator is now accepting applications through June 30 for its inaugural class to begin later this summer. The accelerator is one piece of an ecosystem that’s bringing together a founding team of entrepreneurs to build a place where seed stage startups, growing companies and corporates... April 29th, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More
Happy festival season! As Columbus finally gets back outdoors, so come the markets, festivals and more – Sunlight Market, Moonlight Market, ComFest, Independent’s Day, Made Local Marketplace. All showcase the creative talents of Central Ohio’s artisans.
Festivals are a great opportunity... April 27th, 2016 | How-To Guides | Read More
If you are a female business owner looking for a strong network of other women-owned businesses, Columbus is one of the best places to find it. The city boasts the largest chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) in the country.
NAWBO Columbus provides a variety of resources,... April 26th, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More
The average emailer knows that a Nigerian Prince doesn’t really have $12 million sitting in a bank account somewhere ready to give to you, but in today’s digital world, threats to your business and personal data are getting more sophisticated.
Phishing emails, Ransomware, social engineering –... April 22nd, 2016 | How-To Guides | Read More
Rehab sessions are leaving patients with their own little Jackson Pollocks dictated by their movements. Combining therapy, art and data, Rekovo is reinventing rehab through agile art.
The technology is the brainchild of Biomechanist Lise Worthen-Chaudhari. She studied movement in many forms, earning... April 20th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More