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Food Delivery App DoorDash Launches in Columbus

Food Delivery App DoorDash Launches in Columbus
Over the past year or so Columbus has gone from virtually no food delivery apps to many, with an ever-widening field including OrderUp, Skip the Dishes, Postmates, and as of yesterday, San Francisco-based DoorDash. Columbus marks the 24th city for the food delivery app that touts connecting customers...
April 19th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Gluten-Free Have Their Cake and Eat It Too at Bake Me Happy

Gluten-Free Have Their Cake and Eat It Too at Bake Me Happy
The treats from Bake Me Happy are not your average cookie. Two staples put twists on classics. The Peanut Butter Burner finishes with a kick of heat and a crunch turbinado sugar. Traditional chocolate chip cookies are amped up with a sprinkle of salt for a best-of-both-worlds sweet and salty treat. Oh,...
April 18th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Corporate Elevator Seeking Applicants for First IT Bootcamp

Corporate Elevator Seeking Applicants for First IT Bootcamp
With the demand for developers ever-growing, four-year colleges can’t crank out graduates fast enough. Staff augmentation firm Corporate Elevator aims to speed that process up and chip away at the widening gap of qualified developers versus open positions with their intensive IT Bootcamp. “We...
April 15th, 2016 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Maximizing Your Marketing Strategy in the City of Collaboration

Maximizing Your Marketing Strategy in the City of Collaboration
Collaboration— we’ve hung our hat on this concept as a city. Columbus organizations are branded on this reputation of being ‘smart and open,’ but what does it really mean to be part of the cohesive cohort of ‘US’ brands? Each business and organization has its own mission and vision,...
April 14th, 2016 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Legacy Candle Co. Producing Candles with a Purpose

Legacy Candle Co. Producing Candles with a Purpose
A social enterprise gives a business the power to turn a ubiquitous product into so much more. A candle becomes not only a way to light a room, but a reminder of a little way that you’ve made a difference. A hand-made piece of jewelry comes with a story and a job for a woman in need. Candles, jewelry...
April 13th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Home-Buying Web App Aimed at Millennials, Casamatic Expands to Columbus

Home-Buying Web App Aimed at Millennials, Casamatic Expands to Columbus
Millennials are the largest and fastest growing segment of home buyers today. “We thought they were under-served in the home search products that are out there – an experience that my co-founder and I experienced first – hand,” says Casamatic Co-Founder Alex Bowman. Based in Cincinnati,...
April 12th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

cbuzz Episode 11: Zach Traxler of Traxler Custom Printing

cbuzz Episode 11: Zach Traxler of Traxler Custom Printing
Looking at his family tree, it’s no surprise Zach Traxler ended up a maker. Grandpa is a craftsman, dad is responsible for the Surf Ohio phenomenon, twin brother is a woodworker and mom spent years working for incubators and nonprofits, passing on valuable information about what it takes to be...
April 11th, 2016 | cbuzz Podcast | Read More

Aunt Flow Creates Buy One, Give One Model for Tampons

Aunt Flow Creates Buy One, Give One Model for Tampons
Tampon. Period. Two words not often featured in news articles, but to get uncomfortable about it is to miss the opportunity to learn about a social enterprise that’s helping women in need access feminine hygiene products, while also reducing the stigma around a perfectly natural process. Aunt Flow...
April 8th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More