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Social Enterprise SCRAM! Wildlife Control Offsets Ohio Wildlife Center’s Operating Expenses by 25 Percent

Social Enterprise SCRAM! Wildlife Control Offsets Ohio Wildlife Center’s Operating Expenses by 25 Percent
More than 30 years ago, Ohio Wildlife Center founder and veterinarian Dr. Burton recognized a need to rehabilitate injured wildlife species. Today, the Ohio Wildlife Center treats as many as 5,000 animals annually. As development displaces many species from their natural habitats, Ohio’s wildlife is...
April 1st, 2016 | Business Profiles | 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

Schiff Debt Recovery Group Bringing Proficiency and Professionalism to Collections

Schiff Debt Recovery Group Bringing Proficiency and Professionalism to Collections
Jared Schiff often asks his clients, “Would you rather have a large piece of something, or the whole piece of nothing?” When it comes to the debts he helps his clients collect as president of Schiff Debt Recovery Group, the answer is always something. Schiff has been in collections for eight...
March 29th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Tail Wags Playground Opens Columbus’ First Indoor Dog Park

Tail Wags Playground Opens Columbus’ First Indoor Dog Park
Good news for dog owners. Columbus is welcoming its first indoor dog park. Tail Wags Playground recently opened at 1010 W. Fifth Ave. in Fifth by Northwest offering 7,500 square feet of pup play space. Tail Wags’ ample off-leash play area with toys, agility equipment and supervision is available...
March 28th, 2016 | Business Profiles | 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

BESA Launches Software Platform to Help Companies Streamline Volunteer & Philanthropy Efforts

BESA Launches Software Platform to Help Companies Streamline Volunteer & Philanthropy Efforts
In three and a half years, BESA has connected over 5,000 volunteers with 600 plus service projects equating to more than $425,000 worth of goods and services. The platform not only helps connect volunteers to opportunities on a local level, but a newly launched service, BESA Promise, offers a solution...
March 21st, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More