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Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – May 2016

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – May 2016
Columbus finally had some crowdfunding wins in April. Theft-proof drawstring backpack Flack Sack has earned the attention of over 1,000 backers and Gunmetal dice are proving to be a hit as well. So what’s in store for May? A new board game parlor is coming to Clintonville, two artisans look to...
May 2nd, 2016 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Lumos Innovation Launching Accelerator & More to Build Startup Ecosystem

Lumos Innovation Launching Accelerator & More to Build Startup Ecosystem
The new Lumos Accelerator is now accepting applications through June 30 for its inaugural class to begin later this summer. The accelerator is one piece of an ecosystem that’s bringing together a founding team of entrepreneurs to build a place where seed stage startups, growing companies and corporates...
April 29th, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Columbus Home to Largest National Association of Women Business Owners Chapter in U.S.

Columbus Home to Largest National Association of Women Business Owners Chapter in U.S.
If you are a female business owner looking for a strong network of other women-owned businesses, Columbus is one of the best places to find it. The city boasts the largest chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) in the country. NAWBO Columbus provides a variety of resources,...
April 26th, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Building Your Personal Brand

Building Your Personal Brand
Dilara Casey When people think of building their own brand, they think of logos and taglines, but I’m talking about building your own brand. What is your own identity as a contributor to your field? What makes you important and relevant in the business world? That is your brand. What have you done...
April 25th, 2016 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Rekovo Reinventing Physical Therapy with Agile Art

Rekovo Reinventing Physical Therapy with Agile Art
Rehab sessions are leaving patients with their own little Jackson Pollocks dictated by their movements. Combining therapy, art and data, Rekovo is reinventing rehab through agile art. The technology is the brainchild of Biomechanist Lise Worthen-Chaudhari. She studied movement in many forms, earning...
April 20th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Food Delivery App DoorDash Launches in Columbus

Food Delivery App DoorDash Launches in Columbus
Over the past year or so Columbus has gone from virtually no food delivery apps to many, with an ever-widening field including OrderUp, Skip the Dishes, Postmates, and as of yesterday, San Francisco-based DoorDash. Columbus marks the 24th city for the food delivery app that touts connecting customers...
April 19th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Gluten-Free Have Their Cake and Eat It Too at Bake Me Happy

Gluten-Free Have Their Cake and Eat It Too at Bake Me Happy
The treats from Bake Me Happy are not your average cookie. Two staples put twists on classics. The Peanut Butter Burner finishes with a kick of heat and a crunch turbinado sugar. Traditional chocolate chip cookies are amped up with a sprinkle of salt for a best-of-both-worlds sweet and salty treat. Oh,...
April 18th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Corporate Elevator Seeking Applicants for First IT Bootcamp

Corporate Elevator Seeking Applicants for First IT Bootcamp
With the demand for developers ever-growing, four-year colleges can’t crank out graduates fast enough. Staff augmentation firm Corporate Elevator aims to speed that process up and chip away at the widening gap of qualified developers versus open positions with their intensive IT Bootcamp. “We...
April 15th, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More