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Middle West Spirits Expanding with More Production Space

Middle West Spirits Expanding with More Production Space
Locally-based Middle West Spirits has seen much success in its first five years on the market, and is ready to ramp up production to the next level by adding a second production facility to the business. The new 23,000 square foot building is located in the Milo-Grogan neighborhood, just east of the...
April 14th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Robert Mason Adds New Investors to Expand Operation

Robert Mason Adds New Investors to Expand Operation
Two new investors and board members will help spur the rapid growth of high-end office supply company Robert Mason. Brett Kaufman, CEO of Kaufman Development, and entrepreneur Jeff Wilkins will join Founder Robert Grimmett in efforts to bring back the store’s retail presence in Columbus. “I...
April 14th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Basecraft Expanding with NYC Office

Basecraft Expanding with NYC Office
Columbus-based Basecraft is taking their success on the road, announcing a second office in SoHo in New York City. The new office will look to replicate the success the creative branding firm has experienced in Central Ohio, projecting to add 15 NYC-based employees in a two-year span, a growth pattern...
April 8th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Retail is Detail Program Helping a New Round of Main Street Businesses

Retail is Detail Program Helping a New Round of Main Street Businesses
Columbus-based Boulevard Strategies has been tapped to lead another round of Heritage Ohio’s statewide Retail is Detail program. The hands-on programming provides promising businesses in Main Street communities with less than 25,000 residents assistance with nearly every facet of their business. “Most...
April 3rd, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

SBA Announces 2015 Small Business Award Winners

SBA Announces 2015 Small Business Award Winners
The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Columbus district office has announced the recipients of their 2015 Small Business Awards. Business owners in a variety of categories will be recognized at a formal awards ceremony on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Scheduled during National Small Business Week (May...
March 25th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

3 Central Ohio Business Owners Vying for Spot in National SBA Competition

3 Central Ohio Business Owners Vying for Spot in National SBA Competition
Five business owners, three of which are Columbus-based enterprises, will pitch to a panel of judges this evening for a chance to become a semi-finalist in the SBA’s InnovateHER business challenge. The InnovateHER program provides an opportunity for entrepreneurs to showcase products or services...
March 23rd, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Food Fort Adds Space to Help More Businesses

Food Fort Adds Space to Help More Businesses
The Food Fort has been a hub for food-based businesses in Columbus, offering commercial kitchen space and food truck and cart storage. ECDI’s food incubator will now be able to serve even more businesses thanks to a 6,000 square-foot expansion in an adjacent warehouse at 737 Parkwood Ave. “Before...
March 18th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Local Remodeling Business Relocating to New Home

Local Remodeling Business Relocating to New Home
If there’s one economic market that has been most affected by the national recession, it’s the real estate market. The state of home ownership has been in flux over the past decade as mortgage interest rates have changed and housing markets have turned hotter or colder in specific neighborhoods...
March 10th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More