Archive for the ‘At Work’ Category

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

At Work: Roto’s Creative Space on Discovery Boulevard

At Work: Roto’s Creative Space on Discovery Boulevard
There are times when new companies are born out of existing ones. That was how the existence of Roto, a local exhibit design and production firm specializing in interactive exhibits and environments in the museum & entertainment industry came to be. “Roto is led by a team of six principals...
April 15th, 2015 | At Work | Read More

At Work: Beauty and the Biker’s Revived Tack Shop

At Work: Beauty and the Biker’s Revived Tack Shop
Made in the U.S.A. Scratch that. Handmade in the U.S.A. It’s an ideal that many are coming back to, as a consumer and as a manufacturer. For Seth Gray, making leather goods with his hands is extremely rewarding. After over a decade working in strategic marketing for residential construction,...
March 17th, 2015 | At Work | Read More

At Work: Knockout Concepts Adds Tech to Franklinton

At Work: Knockout Concepts Adds Tech to Franklinton
Franklinton is quite the hot spot these days in Columbus, with all of the artist studios, co-working space, craft breweries, and collaborations happening at the Columbus Idea Foundry and FABRIC. Knockout Concepts has also located their office in the area, planting roots for a technology based center...
February 16th, 2015 | At Work | Read More

At Work: Blue Laser Design’s Cool Arena District Space

At Work: Blue Laser Design’s Cool Arena District Space
When you have a business idea that you are unable to get a loan for, you have to start it the old fashioned way – working another job and doing your business on the side. Will Guthrie, President, started Blue Laser Design, a web design and development firm, in the year 2000. “I started out...
January 16th, 2015 | At Work | Read More

At Work: treetree Moves to a New Space in the Arena District

At Work: treetree Moves to a New Space in the Arena District
A long-time empty space in the heart of the Arena District has received a new life. You may remember treetree’s old space in the Berry Boltworks Building. While they loved that space, they were quickly outgrowing it, and even when they gave The Metropreneur a tour in March of 2013, it was tight. “We...
December 15th, 2014 | At Work | Read More

At Work: Candle With a Cause Stylishly Organizes a Warehouse Space

At Work: Candle With a Cause Stylishly Organizes a Warehouse Space
Growing a business slowly and steadily is oftentimes a good practice. Candle With a Cause has enjoyed steady growth over the past 4 and a half years and the business is now housed in it’s fifth space, a 3,000 square foot warehouse next to Actual Brewing Company and close to the Columbus Regional...
November 14th, 2014 | At Work | Read More

At Work: The Smithery Offers Handcrafted Gifts, Showcasing the Process of Making It

At Work: The Smithery Offers Handcrafted Gifts, Showcasing the Process of Making It
Sometimes it feels like every career-move you make has led to one thing. For Anne Holman and Jen Townsend, that culminating event is opening the doors to The Smithery this Saturday, October 18th in Grandview. Anne Holman and Jen Townsend — Photo by Angela Fortin Studio Photography. “I had an...
October 17th, 2014 | At Work | Read More