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.
An urban, bustling street wouldn’t be the first place one would expect to find a winery, but Good Vibes Winery is making a plethora of wines from their Westerville location. Tony Klausing opened the shop almost two years ago, creating not only a quite place to grab a glass of wine, but a stylish... July 22nd, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More
Marrying innovative entrepreneurs with established corporations, ForgeX is building a network aimed at accelerating high-growth businesses. Entrepreneur and mentor Victor Thorne is the connector behind the network looking to build disruptive technologies.
Thorne describes the principle behind ForgeX... July 21st, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More
A facet of the Small Business Administration, SCORE provides support for new entrepreneurs to established businesses through their mentoring and other business development resources. SCORE’s free consultation services help businesses get started, help them grow and help them solve problems.
“The... July 18th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More
A small business serving other small businesses, Unlimited Media offers full-service web presence, social media and graphics for local, independent business owners. Mayda Sanchez-Shingler is behind the enterprise that was recently named home-based business of the year by the Small Business Administration.
From... July 16th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More
It’s a bird, it’s a plane…it’s a drone taking an aerial photograph! Father-son duo Lee and Victor Brewer, along with Director of Strategic Initiatives Daniel Swick, are the brains and planes behind Aerial Image Solutions. Started in 2013, the company uses small, unmanned aerial... July 14th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More
Buy a cool t-shirt and help a non-profit – that’s the foundation behind Columbus-based Outfit Good. The company knows that doing fundraisers through t-shirts isn’t necessarily a new concept – just take a look at the t-shirt rack at Goodwill – but the owners are focused... July 10th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More
Two of the many things that Columbus residents love are craft beers and cocktails and handmade, local goods. One local company has found the perfect intersection between the two, carefully crafting luxury consumer barwares.
With a growing number of breweries and distilleries like Brother’s Drake,... July 9th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More
If there is one word to describe the retail market downtown, it’s untapped. With $350 million in annual retail spending potential, “We’re the largest untapped retail market in the region,” says Marc Conte, deputy director of research, planning and facilities at Capital Crossroads... July 8th, 2014 | Trendspotting | Read More