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Old North Arcade: A Fresh Spin On A Popular Past-Time Ready To Serve The Old North Neighborhood

Old North Arcade:  A Fresh Spin On A Popular Past-Time Ready To Serve The Old North Neighborhood
Ben Morgan, owner of Old North Arcade, has been taking calculated risks his entire life. During his teenage years, he quickly became enamored with Magic The Gathering, a card game where players face off against each other in one-on-one battles that take place in a fantasy world with wizards, monsters...
April 23rd, 2015 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More

Make Your Mark

Make Your Mark
Your brand embodies the entire goodwill of your business. Put out a quality product or service in connection with using your trademark and you will develop a loyal customer following. For example, consumers familiar with Apple’s past products will line up for hours just for the chance to get the latest...
April 16th, 2015 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More

4 Things to Look for in a Relationship with Your Financial Institution

4 Things to Look for in a Relationship with Your Financial Institution
Of the many perks that come with choosing a credit union over a more traditional banking institution, the opportunity to develop a personal relationship with your banker is at the top of the list. Creating a relationship with your financial institution is critical to your success, as your bank plays...
April 2nd, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

5 Reasons to Start a Technology Business in Columbus

5 Reasons to Start a Technology Business in Columbus
It’s been a hectic and very rewarding first quarter at 1275 Kinnear Rd. We formally announced our rebrand from TechColumbus to Rev1 Ventures, introduced an exciting new website, and completed improvements to Rev1 Labs (previously SpringBox Labs incubator). We love the cool look of our new logo, business...
April 1st, 2015 | Capital Access | Read More

Local Business Growing Like Weeds

Local Business Growing Like Weeds
ZINGER!! Weed Zinger that is. Andrea Watros brought the dream of the Weed Zinger to ECDI. The Weed Zinger is a next-generation weeding tool that requires no bending or struggling and is fun for the whole family (seriously!). “ECDI was the first group who said they believed in my business and actually...
March 30th, 2015 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More

Litigation Primer: The Power of Depositions

Litigation Primer: The Power of Depositions
Most businesses don’t think they will face litigation. Hard work, compliance with the law and good business relationships can guard against disputes becoming a lawsuit. However, even despite best efforts or intentions, the truth is that litigation is a risk any business owner undertakes simply by being...
March 19th, 2015 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More

3 Ways to Spring Clean Your Business

3 Ways to Spring Clean Your Business
Despite the snow on the ground, spring is just around the corner. While you take steps to clean out your homes, now is also the perfect opportunity to evaluate your small business and prep it for a new season. Below are three ways you can spring clean your office that will have you feeling refreshed...
March 5th, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

Columbus Set to Launch Pilot Program Bringing Food Trucks & Carts to the Hungry Masses

Columbus Set to Launch Pilot Program Bringing Food Trucks & Carts to the Hungry Masses
This spring, you may notice a change in downtown Columbus. As city dwellers hustle to their offices, a new sight and smell might stop them in their paths. Columbus-ites will be able to enjoy a quick bite, on the go, without worrying about the rollercoaster of emotions that go hand-in-hand with typical...
February 26th, 2015 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More