Archive for the ‘Local Events’ Category

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

ASPIRE 2015 to Highlight & Honor Social Enterprises in Columbus

ASPIRE 2015 to Highlight & Honor Social Enterprises in Columbus
Join The Metropreneur, Rotary District 6690 and the local small business and entrepreneurial community on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at Studio 35 for ASPIRE, an event celebrating social enterprises in Columbus. This year’s Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award will be more than just a ceremony,...
October 13th, 2015 | Upcoming Events | 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

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

Design with Michael Cao : Automotive and 3D Printer Engineer, Entrepreneur & Experimenter

Design with Michael Cao : Automotive and 3D Printer Engineer, Entrepreneur & Experimenter
Have you ever wondered what it takes to design, develop and manufacture an automobile? Perhaps start a 3D printing company from the ground up? How about design a business around your lifestyle instead of the other way around? What about doing it all at the same time? On Friday, May 8, Michael Cao will...
May 5th, 2015 | Upcoming Events | Read More

First Columbus Coworking Day Scheduled for May 11

First Columbus Coworking Day Scheduled for May 11
If you’ve ever wondered what coworking is all about, Monday, May 11 is your chance to check it out for free. Seven coworking spaces from across Central Ohio are banding together to create Columbus Coworking Day. Freelancers, entrepreneurs, anyone who frequents the coffee shop, works from the couch...
April 24th, 2015 | Upcoming Events | Read More