Articles By: Susan Post

Susan Post

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.

CAUV Design Building Modern Yet Timeless Furniture

CAUV Design Building Modern Yet Timeless Furniture
In the age of IKEA, not all furniture is built to last (or it seems meant to be assembled in the first place). For those looking for something that lasts a little longer (aka a lifetime) CAUV Designs is springing onto the Columbus furniture scene. Craftsman Jospeh Cauvel’s pieces strike a balance...
May 26th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Compton Construction Amid Another Year of Rapid Growth

Compton Construction Amid Another Year of Rapid Growth
Chances are you’ve seen their logo on one of the many, many construction projects happening around Columbus, and it’s no wonder with their business doubling year over year since its founding in 2012. “When we started [Compton Construction] it was two full-time and two part-time employees,”...
May 25th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Sew to Speak Haven for Modern Fabrics & Sewing Classes

Sew to Speak Haven for Modern Fabrics & Sewing Classes
Whether you can barely sew a straight line or are a master quilter, Sew to Speak at 4610 N. High St. in Clintonville has a little something for sewers of all skills. Anita Gastaldo opened the shop seven years ago and has been filling it to the brim with beautiful bolts of fabric ever since. Sew to Speak...
May 22nd, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

First-Ever Regional TrustBelt Conference to be Held in Columbus

First-Ever Regional TrustBelt Conference to be Held in Columbus
Columbus will host the first-ever TrustBelt Conference May 31 through June 3 at the Hyatt Regency downtown. The conference focuses on the re-emergence of the Midwest and works to shatter perceptions that take the region from Rust Belt to Trust Belt. The term Trust Belt was coined by Conference Executive...
May 19th, 2015 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Logistics Industry Growing & Taking High-Tech Turn in Central Ohio

Logistics Industry Growing & Taking High-Tech Turn in Central Ohio
Logistics is an industry that’s performing very well in the Central Ohio region. It’s giving Columbus a name across the world, but taking a closer look, the industry is a lot different than most might perceive. “We’re absolutely a global logistics player as a region,” says Kenny...
May 18th, 2015 | Trendspotting | Read More

Scaling a Culture: The Business of People

Scaling a Culture: The Business of People
As a job seeker, finding a business that’s a good cultural fit is becoming just as important as finding a position that matches your skill set. Work-life balance is becoming an outdated notion, and instead, work-life integration is becoming a cultural norm. It’s not asking people to change...
May 14th, 2015 | How-To Guides | Read More

5 Key Ingredients for a Strong Startup Ecosystem

5 Key Ingredients for a Strong Startup Ecosystem
On Monday, The Metropreneur discussed how to measure an entrepreneurial ecosystem, but what ingredients help foster a successful system? Another Startup Week event discussed the five factors necessary to build a strong culture of entrepreneurialism. In conjunction with Google, UP Global (the national...
May 13th, 2015 | Trendspotting | Read More

Skreened to Outsource Production from Columbus

Skreened to Outsource Production from Columbus
E-commerce apparel retailer Skreened announced today it will be outsourcing its production to several strategic manufactures across the country. “These partnerships allow us to cut down on production and shipping times, dramatically increase the quality of our products, and create even more opportunities...
May 12th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

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