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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

Blu Olive “Pops-Up” at Hey Hey Bar & Grill

Blu Olive “Pops-Up” at Hey Hey Bar & Grill
The pop-up restaurant concept is nothing new to Columbus. You may have paid a visit to Little Eater’s pop-up at The Hills Market Downtown this past fall. Chances are you have heard about Hot Chicken Takeover’s pop-up success in Olde Towne East. Pop-ups allow food entrepreneurs to grow their business...
January 22nd, 2015 | ECDI Spotlight | 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

Wondersauce Expanding from NYC to Columbus

Wondersauce Expanding from NYC to Columbus
Instead of a Columbus-based company eyeing expansion to a larger market like New York City, an NYC-based firm is ready and excited to open its second office in Columbus. Digital creative agency Wondersauce is making a second home at 445 N High St. in Short North. “When we were thinking about how...
January 21st, 2015 | Business Profiles | 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

2015 Economic Forecast Calls for 21,000 New Jobs in Columbus

2015 Economic Forecast Calls for 21,000 New Jobs in Columbus
Predicting that it’s going to be a pretty good year is an altogether rare and fun thing for an economist to say, but that’s exactly what Bill LaFayette, owner of Regiononmics, foresees for Columbus in 2015. “[The Columbus Forecast] is calling for an increase in employment of about...
January 19th, 2015 | Trendspotting | Read More

Startup Storytellers Event Brings Entrepreneurs and Advocates Together

Startup Storytellers Event Brings Entrepreneurs and Advocates Together
Startup Storytellers is an ongoing event series created by CivicHacks Columbus, where local entrepreneurs can come together with community leaders, government officials and others from support ecosystem to share stories of challenges and to foster new ideas. “We are pleased to welcome Columbus...
January 18th, 2015 | Upcoming Events | Read More

At Work: Blue Laser Design’s Cool Arena District Space

At Work: Blue Laser Design’s Cool Arena District Space
When you have a business idea that you are unable to get a loan for, you have to start it the old fashioned way – working another job and doing your business on the side. Will Guthrie, President, started Blue Laser Design, a web design and development firm, in the year 2000. “I started out...
January 16th, 2015 | At Work | Read More