Articles By: Walker Evans

Walker Evans

Walker is the founder of ColumbusUnderground.com and co-founder of TheMetropreneur.com along with his wife and business partner Anne Evans. Walker has turned local media from a hobby into a full time career over the past decade and serves on multiple boards and committees throughout the community.

Local Remodeling Business Relocating to New Home

Local Remodeling Business Relocating to New Home
If there’s one economic market that has been most affected by the national recession, it’s the real estate market. The state of home ownership has been in flux over the past decade as mortgage interest rates have changed and housing markets have turned hotter or colder in specific neighborhoods...
March 10th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Old Machine Film Production Company Relocating Downtown

Old Machine Film Production Company Relocating Downtown
If you’ve driven down Spring Street through Downtown Columbus recently, you may have noticed some inspiring lettering appearing in the windows of a recently renovated building. The ground floor space at 59 East Spring Street is the new home of Old Machine, a local film production company that...
March 6th, 2015 | News | Read More

Entrepreneurs to Share Their Stories at Upcoming Event

Entrepreneurs to Share Their Stories at Upcoming Event
Looking for an interesting evening of entrepreneurial success stories and meaningful connections? Then you’ll want to join CivicHacks on Thursday, March 26th at Strongwater for the next “Startup Storytellers”. The biannual event will feature three local entrepreneurs from food, retail...
February 5th, 2015 | Upcoming Events | Read More

CivitasNow Expanding to Nashville, Austin and Portland

CivitasNow Expanding to Nashville, Austin and Portland
Locally based alternative advertising firm CivitasNow announced some big expansion plans today. The small business is planning to grown into three new national markets this Spring: Nashville, Austin and Portland. “With already existing business in those markets, it’s a no­brainer move to...
February 2nd, 2015 | News | Read More

Startup Storytellers Event Brings Entrepreneurs and Advocates Together

Startup Storytellers Event Brings Entrepreneurs and Advocates Together
Startup Storytellers is an ongoing event series created by CivicHacks Columbus, where local entrepreneurs can come together with community leaders, government officials and others from support ecosystem to share stories of challenges and to foster new ideas. “We are pleased to welcome Columbus...
January 18th, 2015 | Upcoming Events | Read More

New Co-Working Facility Launches at 400 West Rich

New Co-Working Facility Launches at 400 West Rich
The addition of co-working space at the multi-purpose 400 West Rich Street building in Franklinton has been nearly a year in the works, but the new entrepreneurial incubation facility is officially up and running. Nearly 4,000 square feet of space has been dedicated to small private offices and flexible...
January 15th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

The Metropreneur Demographics Survey 2014

The Metropreneur is in the process of compiling new statistics, analytics and demographics information to better serve our readers through the types of partnerships we forge, advertising opportunities we seek, and content we provide. If you’d like to help us out, please take 5-10 minutes to fill out...
November 30th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

The Commissary Opens Doors to Local Food Community

The Commissary Opens Doors to Local Food Community
Back in 2012, Kate Djupe had a dream of opening up a kitchen incubator facility in the up-and-coming Franklinton neighborhood. Two years later, The Commissary is officially opening, but the project has been relocated to 1400 Dublin Road in the Marble Cliff area, and with that move comes a sizable expansion...
November 14th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

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