Archive for the ‘Entrepreneurial Support’ Category

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

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

How to Navigate Finding Office Space as a Small Business

How to Navigate Finding Office Space as a Small Business
Business is great. You’re growing, hiring more employees…running out of office space. New digs would have been nice – yesterday. Although it is one of a business’ biggest monthly expenses, office space tends to be a secondary thought. “It should be something you are considering...
March 31st, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support, How-To Guides | Read More

Microlending Platform Kiva Receives Support from City

Microlending Platform Kiva Receives Support from City
A recent string of investments and endorsements is putting Columbus that much closer to earning its official designation as a Kiva City. Since July of 2015, Reese Neader has been bringing a local presence to the microlending site based in San Francisco. Neader’s job has been to build awareness...
March 30th, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Yardstick Studios Adds Coworking Space to Downtown

Yardstick Studios Adds Coworking Space to Downtown
Old wood floors, exposed brick and a flood of natural light define the fourth floor of 40 W. Gay St., the home of recently opened coworking space Yardstick Studios. It’s just a quick jaunt down the street from the developing Club Level Coworking from E.V. Bishoff. The two bring some of the first...
March 23rd, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Club Level Coworking Coming to Gay Street this Summer

Club Level Coworking Coming to Gay Street this Summer
Two new coworking spaces are bringing even more collaborative energy to Gay Street. Commercial real estate development firm E.V. Bishoff is expanding its Downtown Columbus footprint with Club Level Coworking. (Stay tuned tomorrow for details on the second space!) Club Level Coworking will offer 4,000...
March 22nd, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

New Event Series BLK hack Kicks Off March 21

New Event Series BLK hack Kicks Off March 21
A new event series looks to provide a comfortable, educational environment to bring black entrepreneurs and small business owners together with a variety of resources. <BLK hack> kicks off Monday, March 21 at Rev1 Ventures from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. “The core value of what they are going...
March 15th, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support, Upcoming Events | Read More