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CAUV Design Building Modern Yet Timeless Furniture

CAUV Design Building Modern Yet Timeless Furniture
In the age of IKEA, not all furniture is built to last (or it seems meant to be assembled in the first place). For those looking for something that lasts a little longer (aka a lifetime) CAUV Designs is springing onto the Columbus furniture scene. Craftsman Jospeh Cauvel’s pieces strike a balance...
May 26th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Compton Construction Amid Another Year of Rapid Growth

Compton Construction Amid Another Year of Rapid Growth
Chances are you’ve seen their logo on one of the many, many construction projects happening around Columbus, and it’s no wonder with their business doubling year over year since its founding in 2012. “When we started [Compton Construction] it was two full-time and two part-time employees,”...
May 25th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Sew to Speak Haven for Modern Fabrics & Sewing Classes

Sew to Speak Haven for Modern Fabrics & Sewing Classes
Whether you can barely sew a straight line or are a master quilter, Sew to Speak at 4610 N. High St. in Clintonville has a little something for sewers of all skills. Anita Gastaldo opened the shop seven years ago and has been filling it to the brim with beautiful bolts of fabric ever since. Sew to Speak...
May 22nd, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

At Work: Nvironment overhauls a space in a former Short North church

At Work: Nvironment overhauls a space in a former Short North church
Seven years and growing. Nvironment began in 2008 as a sole proprietorship by Liz Hauswald focused on Interior Design, planning, and relocation services. Now, the business has expanded to include architecture services and artwork consulting, with eleven employees. Hauswald worked from a small home...
May 20th, 2015 | At Work | Read More

Logistics Industry Growing & Taking High-Tech Turn in Central Ohio

Logistics Industry Growing & Taking High-Tech Turn in Central Ohio
Logistics is an industry that’s performing very well in the Central Ohio region. It’s giving Columbus a name across the world, but taking a closer look, the industry is a lot different than most might perceive. “We’re absolutely a global logistics player as a region,” says Kenny...
May 18th, 2015 | Trendspotting | Read More

New Coffee Shop and Coworking Space Coming to Franklinton

New Coffee Shop and Coworking Space Coming to Franklinton
The popularity of coworking has returned to Columbus, with many flexible work spaces opening and expanding throughout the region. The Franklinton neighborhood will gain another coworking spot soon, with the opening of the “Bottoms Up Coffee Co-Op” at 1069 West Broad Street later this year....
May 15th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

5 Key Ingredients for a Strong Startup Ecosystem

5 Key Ingredients for a Strong Startup Ecosystem
On Monday, The Metropreneur discussed how to measure an entrepreneurial ecosystem, but what ingredients help foster a successful system? Another Startup Week event discussed the five factors necessary to build a strong culture of entrepreneurialism. In conjunction with Google, UP Global (the national...
May 13th, 2015 | Trendspotting | Read More

A Guide to Columbus Coworking

A Guide to Columbus Coworking
On the heels of the first Columbus Coworking Day, The Metropreneur has complied a go-to guide for workspaces across the city. Each active space provides the details on their environment, amenities and rates. The Perch – Short North Coworking Address: 45 E. Lincoln St.,  Short North Number of offices...
May 12th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More