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Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – April 2015

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – April 2015
Bootstrapping can get a business a long way, but sometimes it leaves an owner just short of their dream vision. This month sees a number of Columbus-based businesses looking for that little extra oomph to take things to the next level. Crowdfunding is also often that last push a product-based business...
April 6th, 2015 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Kj Studios Manufacturing Products to Enhance Work Station Functionality

Kj Studios Manufacturing Products to Enhance Work Station Functionality
If you work in an office at a work station, that nameplate marking your space and coat hook had to come from somewhere. All of those products have a story. Locally, Kj Studios is turning out U.S.-manufactured modular workstation signage and other accessories for an efficient, organized workplace. Kj...
March 31st, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

J-Pops Gourmet Ice Pops Expanding for 2015 Season

J-Pops Gourmet Ice Pops Expanding for 2015 Season
Mother Nature might decide it’s actually spring in Ohio sometime, and once she does, J-Pops will be hitting the streets with an expanded fleet for the 2015 season. The gourmet ice pop maker recently announced its expansions from one to three carts. Steven White’s icy treats have gained a...
March 27th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Caddy’s Delight Bringing Virtual Golf to Grandview

Caddy’s Delight Bringing Virtual Golf to Grandview
Family-friendly fun is at the heart of a new Grandview-area business. Located at 1158B W. Third Ave., Caddy’s Delight offers virtual golf and blacklight putt-putt for golfers of all ages at nearly all hours of the day. The facility fills two niches for the area. First, it address the lack of family...
March 26th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

CollegeEase Aiming to Change the Way Students Approach Getting into College

CollegeEase Aiming to Change the Way Students Approach Getting into College
Picking a college is probably the single biggest decisions that any teenager faces. And, there’s a lot of assumptions and stereotypes that come with it. You have to be a stellar athlete, have amazing test scores or a 4.0 GPA. Even if you’ve got the grades, not every kid grows up knowing they...
March 24th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Brew Adventures Giving a Behind the Scenes Look at City’s Breweries

Columbus Brew Adventures Giving a Behind the Scenes Look at City’s Breweries
Explosive is about the only word to describe the rise of craft brewing in Columbus. There’s definitely a serious love of beer happening. Helping they city’s beer aficionados and curious out-of-towners get more acquainted with the buzzing brews available is Columbus Brew Adventures. The guided...
March 20th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

At Work: Beauty and the Biker’s Revived Tack Shop

At Work: Beauty and the Biker’s Revived Tack Shop
Made in the U.S.A. Scratch that. Handmade in the U.S.A. It’s an ideal that many are coming back to, as a consumer and as a manufacturer. For Seth Gray, making leather goods with his hands is extremely rewarding. After over a decade working in strategic marketing for residential construction,...
March 17th, 2015 | At Work | Read More

Clarivoy Out to Change the Way TV Advertising is Bought, Sold and Measured

Clarivoy Out to Change the Way TV Advertising is Bought, Sold and Measured
When a business runs any form of advertising, they want to know how it’s working. Is it reaching the right audience? Is the audience responding? With certain forms of media, like digital banner ads, it’s more straightforward to measure a click. But what about television? Columbus-based startup...
March 16th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More