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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

Old Machine Film Production Company Relocating Downtown

Old Machine Film Production Company Relocating Downtown
If you’ve driven down Spring Street through Downtown Columbus recently, you may have noticed some inspiring lettering appearing in the windows of a recently renovated building. The ground floor space at 59 East Spring Street is the new home of Old Machine, a local film production company that...
March 6th, 2015 | News | Read More

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to Divorce

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to Divorce
For small business owners, a divorce can affect the entire course of the company. Growth might be stalled, day-to-day matters can often be put on hold, and the entire operation could be compromised. What’s more, divorce can not only affect the pair separating, but also any business partners and employees...
February 24th, 2015 | Expert Perspective | Read More

SunDown RunDown Launches Coworking Space

SunDown RunDown Launches Coworking Space
Pitch event SunDown RunDown is teaming up with Innovate New Albany to offer the entrepreneurs of Central Ohio another coworking space with The Suite at 8000 Walton Parkway in New Albany. The building is an entrepreneurial hub, also housing Innovate’s business incubator, Inc@8000. It’s another...
February 3rd, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

CivitasNow Expanding to Nashville, Austin and Portland

CivitasNow Expanding to Nashville, Austin and Portland
Locally based alternative advertising firm CivitasNow announced some big expansion plans today. The small business is planning to grown into three new national markets this Spring: Nashville, Austin and Portland. “With already existing business in those markets, it’s a no­brainer move to...
February 2nd, 2015 | News | Read More