Archive for the ‘Local Events’ Category

Columbus Startup Weekend returns November 9

Columbus Startup Weekend returns November 9
Startup Weekend is back! If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be an entrepreneur, then you’ll want to attend this weekend’s event. You’ll witness, idea building, late-night coding and design sessions, and bootstrapping a new business in just 54 hours. Participants are...
November 5th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

State to host business expo next week

With the 2012 Ohio Business Expo on Sept. 19, the Ohio Department of Administrative Services and the Ohio Department of Development are hoping to expand access to state contracts for minority-owned, women-owned and small businesses. The expo, which will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rhodes...
September 13th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Best of Leadercast 2012

Press Release: Best of Leadercast 2012 sparkspace will be hosting The Best of Leadercast 2012. There will be a replay of the highest rated speakers from the May 4th Leadercast event and a facilitated discussion around the ideas and insights that are shared. During the event there will also be a special...
September 10th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Entrepreneurs Conference & Expo 2012

10.11.12 Embassy Suites Columbus Airport $69 Full Day * $49 Half Day (Morning or Afternoon) Exhibitor Booths: Small Business $125; Corporate $250 REGISTER TODAY! Register online at www.increasecdc.org or call (614) 476-1758
September 4th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Registration for mayor’s Small Business Conference now open

Registration for mayor’s Small Business Conference now open
The 10th annual Mayor’s Small Business Conference and Expo will be held Oct. 3 at the Hyatt Regency Columbus at the Greater Columbus Convention Center from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Online registration opens today. This year’s theme is ”Go forward: driving local economic growth through...
August 13th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Event Review: Wakeup Startup

Event Review: Wakeup Startup
Wakeup Startup is a monthly event held at the OSU Technology Commercialization Office in the South Campus Gateway, where three startups pitch their business concepts in 10 minutes or less, a panel of judges provide feedback, and the audience engages with a rapid-fire Q&A session. The event kicks...
July 17th, 2012 | Event Reviews | Read More

Eighth annual Ohio Growth Summit scheduled for May 24

Eighth annual Ohio Growth Summit scheduled for May 24
The eighth annual Ohio Growth Summit will be held May 24 at Columbus State Community College. Columbus State’s Center for Workforce Development, at 315 Cleveland Ave., will host the summit, which is designed to give entrepreneurs, business owners, managers, and marketing professionals the opportunity...
May 7th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Columbus-based church coalition requests better business incubation, micro-lending programs

Columbus-based church coalition requests better business incubation, micro-lending programs
Building Responsibility, Equality and Dignity is hosting Nehemiah Action tonight at The Celeste Center to request commitments from Columbus City Council on the development of new business incubation and micro-lending programs. “We devote millions of dollars to support large corporations while knowing...
May 7th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More