Archive for the ‘Upcoming Events’ Category

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

Mayor’s Small Business Expo Slated for October 8 & 9

Mayor’s Small Business Expo Slated for October 8 & 9
Mayor Coleman will host the 12th annual Small Business Conference and Expo Oct. 8 & 9 at the Hilton Downtown Columbus and the Greater Columbus Convention Center. The theme for this year’s conference is “Momentum.” Small business owners, business leaders and public policy makers...
September 26th, 2014 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Annual Franklin County Retail Summit Slated for July 11

Annual Franklin County Retail Summit Slated for July 11
The annual Franklin County Retail Summit is slated for July 11, 2014 at the Renaissance Downtown Columbus. Presented by the Franklin County Board of Commissioners and the Columbus Chamber, the breakfast event runs from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. and will feature the reveal of the 2014 Franklin County Retail Report...
June 25th, 2014 | Upcoming Events | Read More

The Big Pitch Provides Platform for Food-Based Entrepreneurs

The Big Pitch Provides Platform for Food-Based Entrepreneurs
FoodStart Ohio will host the first annual Big Pitch at Franklin University Saturday, June 21 and Saturday, June 28. The two-day event gives local food-based entrepreneurs a chance to highlight their delectables while competing for valuable cash and mentoring prizes. On June 21, entrepreneurs from local...
June 10th, 2014 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Shark Tank Coming to Ohio State on May 15

Shark Tank Coming to Ohio State on May 15
Casting directors from ABC show, Shark Tank, will be at the Ohio Union Ohio Staters, Inc. Founders Room on Thursday, May 15 between 3:00 pm and 7:0o pm. The Ohio State University is providing students with great businesses, products or ideas the opportunity to give 60-second pitches to casting directors. Shark...
May 12th, 2014 | Upcoming Events | Read More

10th Annual Ohio Growth Summit Slated for June 4-5

10th Annual Ohio Growth Summit Slated for June 4-5
Celebrating 10 successful years, the Ohio Growth Summit will take place at Columbus State Community College on June 4-5, 2014. The event will feature six keynote presentations and 14 breakout sessions covering a variety of topics that will give entrepreneurs and small business owners actionable advice...
April 30th, 2014 | Upcoming Events | Read More

INCREASE CDC Accepting Nominations for Micro Entrepreneur Awards

INCREASE CDC Accepting Nominations for Micro Entrepreneur Awards
INCREASE Community Development Corporation is accepting nominations for their 10th annual Micro Entrepreneur Awards through Thursday, March 6th. To qualify as a micro entrepreneur, the business must have five or fewer employees including the owner. Nominees must demonstrate community involvement and...
February 24th, 2014 | News, Upcoming Events | Read More

Lunch & Launch to Provide Educational Workshops for Entrepreneurs

Lunch & Launch to Provide Educational Workshops for Entrepreneurs
The creators of SunDown RunDown are bringing a new event series to the local entrepreneurial community – Lunch & Launch. The educational workshops are presented in partnership with Inc@8000 in New Albany and will take place at the incubator the last Thursday of the month from 11:30 am –...
February 17th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support, Upcoming Events | Read More