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Whence’s On-Demand Delivery Impacting Local Businesses

Whence’s On-Demand Delivery Impacting Local Businesses
Whence’s almost anything, almost now concept is proving to be a popular one. The on-demand delivery app launched in early October and has been steadily growing in both number of customers and number of retail partners. “We are well ahead of schedule,” Founder Web Smith says. “We...
February 9th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

CCAD Tailoring Business & Entrepreneurship Program for Artists & Designers

CCAD Tailoring Business & Entrepreneurship Program for Artists & Designers
No matter your major or your interests in college, a little bit of business knowledge is an invaluable tool. And when you’re an artist or designer like the students coming out of CCAD, freelancing or being an entrepreneur is often an option. Marrying those two schools of thought is CCAD’s...
February 6th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – February 2015

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – February 2015
It’s a busy month for crowdfunding campaigns in Columbus – and there’s a little bit of everything. Two campaigns are eyeing the fit-minded with at-home workout solutions. Once you’ve done your workout, you can enjoy a pierogi with a food truck that’s looking to make a comeback....
February 2nd, 2015 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Alpha Suit Outfitting Columbus’ Young Professionals

Alpha Suit Outfitting Columbus’ Young Professionals
A well-fitting suit is iconic and timeless, but “Off the rack clothing is made for everybody so it doesn’t fit anybody,” so says the owner of Alpha Suit, a new custom men’s clothier. Sean McKee brings over 20 years of experience serving high-end clients to the venture that aims to...
January 30th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Boline Apothecary Headed to New Location with Expanded Services

Boline Apothecary Headed to New Location with Expanded Services
Clintonville herb shop Boline Apothecary is headed to new digs at 15 W Dunedin Rd. right behind Global Gallery in the heart of the neighborhood. For a store that opened in April of last year, an early move is a bit of an unexpected twist, but Proprietor Lily Shahar Kunning is turning it into an opportunity...
January 29th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Urban Nature Creating Community Development Strategies

Urban Nature Creating Community Development Strategies
There is certainly no shortage of urban development happening in Columbus. Mixed-use buildings and housing developments are cropping up in practically every neighborhood in the core of the city. But with each new building comes a change to the community in which it’s located. How is a building...
January 26th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Wondersauce Expanding from NYC to Columbus

Wondersauce Expanding from NYC to Columbus
Instead of a Columbus-based company eyeing expansion to a larger market like New York City, an NYC-based firm is ready and excited to open its second office in Columbus. Digital creative agency Wondersauce is making a second home at 445 N High St. in Short North. “When we were thinking about how...
January 21st, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

2015 Economic Forecast Calls for 21,000 New Jobs in Columbus

2015 Economic Forecast Calls for 21,000 New Jobs in Columbus
Predicting that it’s going to be a pretty good year is an altogether rare and fun thing for an economist to say, but that’s exactly what Bill LaFayette, owner of Regiononmics, foresees for Columbus in 2015. “[The Columbus Forecast] is calling for an increase in employment of about...
January 19th, 2015 | Trendspotting | Read More