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OSU Forms University-Wide Initiative Focused on Innovation and Entrepreneurship

OSU Forms University-Wide Initiative Focused on Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Universities are recognizing the rise of entrepreneurship and the value of innovative thinking in any industry or business. The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business announced the marriage of two of its centers of excellence – the Center for Entrepreneurship and the Innovation Initiative...
January 23rd, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Fulcrum Creatives Awarded B Corp Status

Fulcrum Creatives Awarded B Corp Status
Fulcrum Creatives is the first marketing and branding company in Ohio, and one of only eight businesses statewide, to earn the prestigious B Corporation designation from international nonprofit, B Lab. With a goal to redefine success in business, B Lab recognizes companies that “meet rigorous standards...
January 23rd, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Whole Foods Market Easton Looking to Carry New Local Products

Whole Foods Market Easton Looking to Carry New Local Products
Are you a vendor with a unique local product that is near the Easton Community? Whole Foods Market will be opening their new store at Easton soon and they are currently looking for new suppliers to stock the store with local goods. Interested suppliers should email: MALocalSuppliers@wholefoods.com with...
January 21st, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

SBA Contract Provides Educational Resources for Small Business Owners

SBA Contract Provides Educational Resources for Small Business Owners
Today a group of 15 local entrepreneurs and small business owners will begin an Entrepreneur Exchange program thanks to a grant from the Small Business Administration. Columbus-based Your Management Team was one of eight organizations nationwide to receive the SBA’s Scale Up America contract that...
January 20th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Adept Marketing Announces Winner of $20K Website Giveaway

Adept Marketing Announces Winner of $20K Website Giveaway
Not having a website for your business is all but unheard of today, but there’s a difference between a website and a good website. What does a good website mean for a business? “A strong website is the nervous system for any business,” says Adept Marketing Co-Founder Justin Spring....
January 7th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Nominations Open for 15th Annual Celebrate Clintonville Awards

Nominations Open for 15th Annual Celebrate Clintonville Awards
Nominations are now being accepted in three categories for the 15th Annual Celebrate Clintonville Awards. The Clintonville Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with The Booster, are seeking the Community Volunteer of the Year, Business of the Year and Business Person of the Year. Who are the people...
January 5th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

2014 Best Small Business Resource: ECDI

2014 Best Small Business Resource: ECDI
ECDI was once again voted best small business resource in 2014. It’s been a big year for the SBA-approved micro-lender. The organization celebrated two big milestones – the closing of their 1,000th loan and their 10-year anniversary. The Women’s Business Center was also awarded the 2014...
January 1st, 2015 | News | Read More

2014 Year in Review: July Through December

2014 Year in Review: July Through December
Yesterday highlighted six months of small business stories and advice, and today we wrap up 2014 with the top stories from the last six months. July July kicked off with an in-depth look at a topic that’s been brewing for some time – downtown’s retail market. The Special Improvement...
December 31st, 2014 | News | Read More