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ScaleUp Success: Allison Chaney of Bare Knuckle Digital

ScaleUp Success: Allison Chaney of Bare Knuckle Digital
Launching a business provides a level of control. Control of the direction of the business, how hard you work and the income you can make. Giving up or shifting control is something most business owners cannot even imagine. Yet, that is exactly what Allison Chaney, founder of Bare Knuckle Digital (BKD)...
November 4th, 2015 | ScaleUp Success | Read More

Multivarious Games Making a Name for Video Game Development in Columbus

Multivarious Games Making a Name for Video Game Development in Columbus
Columbus might not be the first city you think of for video game development, but Chris Volpe, CEO and president of Multivarious Games, hopes to change that. “Anything we can do to bring eyes to Columbus and Ohio for games,” Volpe says. “My ultimate goal is to turn Columbus into the...
November 3rd, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – November 2015

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – November 2015
It’s a slow month for crowdfunding as we move into the holiday season, but its really, really good news if you like bacon. 1803 Bacon & Brews – Columbus Ohio Bring on the bacon! 1803 Bacon is raising dollars to open a bacon-focused restaurant and butcher shop. For the gents behind the...
November 2nd, 2015 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Pearl Interactive Network & Hot Chicken Takeover Named Social Entrepreneurs of the Year

Pearl Interactive Network & Hot Chicken Takeover Named Social Entrepreneurs of the Year
The Metropreneur gathered with the small business community last Thursday night at Studio 35 to celebrate social enterprises in Columbus at aspire2015. Throughout the evening, attendees heard from successful entrepreneurs about what it takes to build a business, found insights and advice from local...
November 1st, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More

World’s First B-celerator Taking Root in Columbus

World’s First B-celerator Taking Root in Columbus
David All and Christine Deye believe we’re at the edge of a new economy. As consumer demand for operational transparency and the desire to support businesses that support the community increases, businesses are being forced to take a hard look at how they do things. And, an increasing number of...
October 30th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

UNCHAINED Using Fashion to End Human Trafficking through Education & Awareness

UNCHAINED Using Fashion to End Human Trafficking through Education & Awareness
UNCHAINED is using fashion to present a powerful message about human trafficking. What was supposed to be a one-time charity fashion show has blossomed into a recurring event that educates viewers on human trafficking. UNCHAINED began in 2013. A group of OSU students approached Co-Founder Felicia Kalan’s...
October 29th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

DesignOutreach Addressing Water Crisis Through Sustainable Solution

DesignOutreach Addressing Water Crisis Through Sustainable Solution
A group of local engineers and volunteers are tackling one of the world’s biggest issues – the water crisis. Some 660 million people across the world don’t experience the luxury of turning on a faucet to a seemingly endless supply of clean water. “About 4,000 people die every...
October 28th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Individuals with Obstacles to Employment Finding Opportunity with CleanTurn

Individuals with Obstacles to Employment Finding Opportunity with CleanTurn
An opportunity for employment, especially for an individual with a challenged background, can be life changing. It’s a step towards self-sufficiency and the chance to make a better life not only for themselves, but for their families and communities. CleanTurn is helping individuals returning from...
October 27th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More