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Blackland Crafting Luxurious Safety Razor

Blackland Crafting Luxurious Safety Razor
An idea that started out as a bike part, a successful Kickstarter campaign, a little inspiration from a fighter jet and a move to Columbus all played a role in establishing razor company Blackland. “We’ve made an incredibly high-end, precisely-machined razor that will literally outlast its owner,”...
January 27th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Coastal Local Seafood Bringing Anything that Swims Pier to Central Ohio Plate

Coastal Local Seafood Bringing Anything that Swims Pier to Central Ohio Plate
Did you know it is possible to get fresh-from-the-dock seafood that’s never been in a warehouse in land-locked Columbus? A one-man operation, Ian Holmes is changing how several Columbus restaurants source their seafood. From Boston to Central Ohio, Coastal Local Seafood brings “anything...
January 26th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Photograph or Rendering? Sync Creating 3D Visualizations that Look like the Real Thing

Photograph or Rendering? Sync Creating 3D Visualizations that Look like the Real Thing
That picture to the right – that’s a 3D rendering, not a photograph. If you couldn’t tell the difference, you’re not alone. Advertising and interactive agency Sync‘s own clients sometimes can’t tell the difference between a photograph and the 3D visualizations the...
January 25th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

At Work: Geben Communication’s Move Downtown

At Work: Geben Communication’s Move Downtown
Many business coaches would tell you the best way to think about starting a business, and one of the key documents you will need, is to write a business plan. Heather Whaling, founder and president of Geben Communication had a different idea in mind. “I’ve always tried to treat Geben like a...
January 22nd, 2016 | At Work | Read More

Glass Rooster Cannery Taking it Back to a Simpler Time

Glass Rooster Cannery Taking it Back to a Simpler Time
Before Mason Jars were primarily used as decorations and drinking glasses, they served a slightly more practical purpose – vessels to preserve and can food. While the original purpose of a Mason Jar may not be as popular as it used to be, the practice is still very much alive and well at Glass...
January 20th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Speranza Coffee Co. Rolling Out Coffee Cart

Speranza Coffee Co. Rolling Out Coffee Cart
Restaurants aren’t the only ones benefiting from the rise in mobile businesses. Coffee is getting in on the action too, and a new coffee cart will soon be bring its caffeinated goodness to local events. Husband and wife duo Jared and Marissa Condon are launching Speranza Coffee Co. Some sort of...
January 19th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Belle Communications Landing the Right Story with the Right Audience at the Right Time

Belle Communications Landing the Right Story with the Right Audience at the Right Time
Head of local PR agency Belle Communications, Kate Finley was named one of PR News’ Top Women in PR for 2016, and is one of the few emerging agencies to be featured. Finley has been building her seven-person outfit since early 2013. Finley went to school for PR, taking a position as a marketing...
January 15th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

How Can You Become More Creative?

How Can You Become More Creative?
Most people assume creativity is something you are born with—that it is an innate talent that is computed into your DNA, just like the fact you have hazel eyes, or that you are right-handed. But what if I told you that everybody is born creative, and creativity is a skill that you develop over time...
January 14th, 2016 | Chamber Connection | Read More