Archive for the ‘Entrepreneurial Support’ Category

SCORE Providing Mentoring Resources for Entrepreneurs

SCORE Providing Mentoring Resources for Entrepreneurs
A facet of the Small Business Administration, SCORE provides support for new entrepreneurs to established businesses through their mentoring and other business development resources. SCORE’s free consultation services help businesses get started, help them grow and help them solve problems. “The...
July 18th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Office Tour Series Brings New Business to Downtown

Office Tour Series Brings New Business to Downtown
Capital Crossroads SID wrapped up a six-part downtown office tour series that brought at least two new businesses to the area. A grant from the Create Columbus Commission made the program possible and also helped the SID launch a searchable online database of available office spaces downtown. “Overall...
June 24th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

ECDI Launches Fifth Third Learning Lab

ECDI Launches Fifth Third Learning Lab
The ECDI is celebrating the grand opening of the Fifth Third Learning Lab. In partnership with the bank, ECDI created a state-of-the-art training facility located at 1611 Old Leonard Ave., adjacent to their Columbus office, the will provide space for their host of training programs. “The Fifth Third...
June 20th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Small Business Administration Reports Positive Outlook, Discusses Resources

Small Business Administration Reports Positive Outlook, Discusses Resources
Small businesses create two out of every three net new jobs in the U.S. economy and employ half of the private sector workforce. The Small Business Administration serves to develop and support these businesses that are vital to the economy and account for 900,000 of the businesses in Ohio. In Columbus,...
June 9th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Columbus Idea Foundry Expands to New Space in Franklinton

Columbus Idea Foundry Expands to New Space in Franklinton
The Columbus Idea Foundry opens its new 60,000 square-foot home at 421 W. State St. in Franklinton today, making it one of the largest makerspaces in the world. The CIF is one of the increasing number of creative spaces located in Franklinton. With neighbors like 400 W. Rich, COSI and Glass Axis. “Now...
May 30th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Capaciti Introduces High-Speed Business Broadband to Columbus

Capaciti Introduces High-Speed Business Broadband to Columbus
Downtown residents may have noticed some new wireless networks popping up on their devices. Capaciti is behind the fiber-fast networks that offer wireless internet options for businesses and users on the street. “It’s focused on bringing better, faster and cheaper speeds to the business community,”...
May 27th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

CCAD’s MindMarket Marries Business and Creativity

CCAD’s MindMarket Marries Business and Creativity
After undergoing a name refinement from the MindShop to the MindMarket, CCAD’s space at 390 E. Broad is morphing from incubator to a more engaging space where creative forces can mesh. “This is supposed to be the intersection between creativity and business,” MindMarket Manager Jack...
May 21st, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Qwirk Coworking Moves to Larger Space in German Village

Qwirk Coworking Moves to Larger Space in German Village
Qwirk has moved up the street to a new, larger space to bring even more small businesses and entrepreneurs together in a collaborative coworking environment. Now located at 480 S. Third St., Qwirk presents a variety of options for business owners. “We have a combination of both private offices...
May 12th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More