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A Guide to Columbus Coworking

A Guide to Columbus Coworking
On the heels of the first Columbus Coworking Day, The Metropreneur has complied a go-to guide for workspaces across the city. Each active space provides the details on their environment, amenities and rates. The Perch – Short North Coworking Address: 45 E. Lincoln St.,  Short North Number of offices...
May 12th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Measuring an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem & How Columbus Stacks Up

Measuring an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem & How Columbus Stacks Up
Columbus being one of the six cities across the U.S. to hold a Startup Week means there is obviously a huge local interest in startups and entrepreneurialism. But how does that ecosystem translate into data? How is it doing? The burst of entrepreneurialism over the last few years is carving a new need...
May 11th, 2015 | Trendspotting | Read More

Modern Energy Making Central Ohio Homes & Businesses More Energy Efficient

Modern Energy Making Central Ohio Homes & Businesses More Energy Efficient
Every home or business probably wouldn’t mind saving some money on their utility bills. New startup Modern Energy is bringing a bevy of services that can help homes and businesses (even in urban areas) become more energy efficient. “At Modern Energy, we focus on the complete energy portfolio...
May 6th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – May 2015

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – May 2015
Beer! Not one, but two campaigns this month are dedicated to making Columbus a little more boozey. Some familiar crowdfunding faces are back with another successful campaign. Products will be launched and paper made when the rest of theses businesses find funding success. Firkin Ales Real Ale House Two...
May 4th, 2015 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Businesses Able to Embrace Alternative Transportation with car2go Business Accounts

Businesses Able to Embrace Alternative Transportation with car2go Business Accounts
The wave of alternative transportation is making its way to businesses. Car sharing service car2go offers businesses an efficient way to enhance mobility, while eliminating the headaches of maintaining a fleet of vehicles. “The business accounts really do help companies save money,” car2go...
April 30th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Bexley-Based BungalowBranch First to Franchise In-Home Child Care

Bexley-Based BungalowBranch First to Franchise In-Home Child Care
All new parents face a lot of tough choices. Many new moms are torn between staying at home with their child or heading back to work. Working parents often must make the choice between the largely unregulated world of in-home care or daycare centers. BungalowBranch offers a solution that addresses...
April 29th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

New Food Cart Native Eats Supporting Local Community Through More Than Just Food

New Food Cart Native Eats Supporting Local Community Through More Than Just Food
New food cart Native Eats has practically been in motion since Founder Alyssa Block was born. “Ever since I was little I’ve been obsessed with cooking,” she says. Days were spent religiously watching the Food Network with her mom – a hobby she can’t say her friends were...
April 28th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

The Commissary Providing Plethora of Ways to Connect Food and Community

The Commissary Providing Plethora of Ways to Connect Food and Community
In the whirlwind of just a few short months, The Commissary has become many things to many people. The multipurpose commercial kitchen and event space that serves to build the local food scene opened its doors at 1400 Dublin Rd. in the Marble Cliff area in November. “We’ve had so much support...
April 27th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More