Archive for the ‘Event Reviews’ Category

Pelotonia CEO Doug Ulman Shares Ideas on Conscious Business Growth

Pelotonia CEO Doug Ulman Shares Ideas on Conscious Business Growth
This morning, Pelotonia CEO and President Doug Ulman was the featured guest speaker for the first Conscious Business event, a new series offered by Storyforge, A Purpose Agency. The event promised ideas for business owners and leaders to grow their companies under the lens of using purpose focused growth...
March 3rd, 2016 | Event Reviews | Read More

Columbus Chamber Annual Meeting: Columbus is a Great Place to do Business

Columbus Chamber Annual Meeting: Columbus is a Great Place to do Business
The Columbus Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting Thursday morning at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. The theme of the 2016 event was Pivot – something the Chamber has done much of itself over the last few months. A champion for businesses large and small, the Chamber introduced...
February 12th, 2016 | Event Reviews | Read More

Cohorts Announced for Second Round of SBA’s ScaleUp Initiative

Cohorts Announced for Second Round of SBA’s ScaleUp Initiative
On Tuesday, January 12, Your Management Team announced the participants for the second annual ScaleUp America program sponsored by the Small Business Administration. YMT is one of a select group of 15 businesses or organizations across the country to deploy the program that is designed to help small...
January 18th, 2016 | Event Reviews | Read More

CCAD New Business Night Showcases School’s Growing Entrepreneurship Program

CCAD New Business Night Showcases School’s Growing Entrepreneurship Program
The Columbus College of Art and Design has been making impressive strides to incorporate entrepreneurship into its curriculum. This year the Business & Entrepreneurship department is on pace to serve 312 students. “That’s a 50 percent growth over last year, and we grew 224 percent the...
December 18th, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More

Pearl Interactive Network & Hot Chicken Takeover Named Social Entrepreneurs of the Year

Pearl Interactive Network & Hot Chicken Takeover Named Social Entrepreneurs of the Year
The Metropreneur gathered with the small business community last Thursday night at Studio 35 to celebrate social enterprises in Columbus at aspire2015. Throughout the evening, attendees heard from successful entrepreneurs about what it takes to build a business, found insights and advice from local...
November 1st, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More

Entrepreneur Panel Discusses Startups in Columbus

Entrepreneur Panel Discusses Startups in Columbus
On Thursday, August 6 a panel of five local entrepreneurs gathered at the Athletic Club of Columbus to discuss the ins and outs of doing business in the city, and just what you’re getting yourself into when taking the calculated leap into the world of entrepreneurship. ACC Member Jim Coleman moderated...
August 11th, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More

City Council Holds Small & Minority Business Development Committee Hearing

City Council Holds Small & Minority Business Development Committee Hearing
On Thursday, July 9, Columbus City Council held a hearing to discuss resources available for small and minority businesses in Columbus. Choosing a small businesses as the location, city council members and resource providers gathered at the Roosevelt Coffee house at 300 E. Long St. Councilmember Shannon...
July 15th, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More

TrustBelt Conference Gives Midwesterners Insights to Defend Region

TrustBelt Conference Gives Midwesterners Insights to Defend Region
The next time someone calls the Midwest flyover states, attendees of the first-ever TrustBelt Conference will have the numbers and the anecdotes to swiftly educate the naysayers otherwise. Economists, business owners, investors and more chimed in about why the Midwest is a good place to do business....
June 8th, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More