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.

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

Fulcrum Creatives Relocates to Downtown Columbus

Fulcrum Creatives Relocates to Downtown Columbus
Local design firm Fulcrum Creatives is relocating, expanding and evolving. Launched in 2002 by Jason Moore, the creative company provides branding and design solutions for local businesses and organizations with a community-based mission at the core. Fulcrum had offices located at 9 East Second Avenue...
November 11th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

Local Startup Print Syndicate Lands $4.25 Million in Funding

Local Startup Print Syndicate Lands $4.25 Million in Funding
Press Release: Print Syndicate Secures $4.25M in Funding for Transformative Real-Time Retail Business Investors Include Highly Successful Online Retail Innovators COLUMBUS, OH – October 30, 2014 – Print Syndicate, a leading apparel and home goods e-commerce company, today announced that it closed...
October 30th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

Local Video Game Developers to Gather for Industry Conference

Local Video Game Developers to Gather for Industry Conference
The second annual Ohio Game Developer Expo (OGDE) takes place this weekend at COSI following a very successful debut last year at the Ohio Union. Event coordinator Chris Volpe said that the original goal was to gather 50 local industry professionals and startups, but the event ended up attracting around...
October 22nd, 2014 | Upcoming Events | Read More

AboutOurWork.com Rolling Out to Four Million New Customers

AboutOurWork.com Rolling Out to Four Million New Customers
Local tech startup AboutOurWork.com is growing its userbase by 3000 percent today. The small business networking site allows users to create easy websites from templates, connect with related business and virtually network. And while its grown gradually to serve around 120,000 users, they’re flipping...
June 30th, 2014 | News | Read More

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