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Parking Panda Looks to Ease Downtown Parking

Parking Panda Looks to Ease Downtown Parking
Finding parking in downtown Columbus definitely wouldn’t top anyone’s list of things that are fun or easy. Baltimore-based Parking Panda recently entered the Columbus market with their app and online platform designed to make the task a bit less of a headache. Parking Panda compiles information...
November 4th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – November 2014

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – November 2014
This month sees a number of product inventions from Columbus’ crowdfunding minds. These entrepreneurs are solving problems like low sound quality on iPads, tangled headphones, and even keeping your keys secure for visiting guests. Another company aims to further enhance the capabilities of 3D printing...
November 3rd, 2014 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Caterina Ltd. Adding More European Charm to German Village

Caterina Ltd. Adding More European Charm to German Village
It’s fitting that a store specializing unique artisanal goods from Europe would be in German Village. Located at 571 S. Third St., Caterina, Ltd. transports handmade goods from an ocean away to a historic three-story building in the European-inspired neighborhood. “What I wanted to do was...
October 31st, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Lewis Center Business Association Looking to Build Its Network

Lewis Center Business Association Looking to Build Its Network
Over 1,000 businesses call Lewis Center home. As a part of Orange Township, the area is typically associated with Polaris and it’s mall-centric offerings. However, the Lewis Center Business Association is serving to build support among all businesses in the area. “Our mission really is to...
October 30th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Rock Dove Farms Using Creative Funding Methods to Expand Operations

Rock Dove Farms Using Creative Funding Methods to Expand Operations
As a small business raising capital, it isn’t all venture capital firms, pitches and high-tech companies. Local organic produce grower Rock Dove Farms is taking a more creative approach to raise the funds needed to take their business to the next level. Since its start in 2010, Rock Dove has worked...
October 29th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Timely Tips: Chamber Provides Resources So Entrepreneurs Can Be In the Know on Election Day

Timely Tips: Chamber Provides Resources So Entrepreneurs Can Be In the Know on Election Day
As an entrepreneur, you’re focused on your business, but public policy can drastically affect your ability to grow. Don’t have time to keep tabs on what’s happening in the halls of government? That’s OK…we do. The Columbus Chamber wants to make sure you are well informed when you go to the...
October 28th, 2014 | Chamber Connection, News | Read More

The Bindu Project Builds Non-Profit Social Enterprise Accelerator

The Bindu Project Builds Non-Profit Social Enterprise Accelerator
As the number of social enterprises grows, so does the need for support resources for these unique ventures. Providing funding for charitable start-ups during their formative stages, The Bindu Project launched on Oct. 15 to serve as non-profit social enterprise accelerator. In speaking with a number...
October 27th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Marysville Entrepreneurial Center Creating Community for Entrepreneurs in Union County

Marysville Entrepreneurial Center Creating Community for Entrepreneurs in Union County
A community of like-minded individuals can be an invaluable resource for a small business owner. The Marysville Entrepreneurial Center is providing just that, as well as other training resources and office space for small business owners in Union County. Since its launch in 2008, the MEC has undergone...
October 24th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More