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3 Steps Your Small Business Can Take to Spread the Love

3 Steps Your Small Business Can Take to Spread the Love
Derrick Bailey Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and there are many ways you can incorporate this holiday into your sales and marketing efforts, such as offering special discounts or decorating your storefront. But you may also want to consider finding a way to spread the love back to the community...
February 5th, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

Annual Alleviating Poverty Through Entrepreneurship Summit Slated for February 28

Annual Alleviating Poverty Through Entrepreneurship Summit Slated for February 28
The Ohio State University will hold its annual student-organized Alleviating Poverty Through Entrepreneurship Summit Saturday, February 28 at the Wexner Center’s Mershon Auditorium. The event brings entrepreneurs, students and community members together to discuss the growing trend of social entrepreneurship. Over...
February 4th, 2015 | Upcoming Events | Read More

SunDown RunDown Launches Coworking Space

SunDown RunDown Launches Coworking Space
Pitch event SunDown RunDown is teaming up with Innovate New Albany to offer the entrepreneurs of Central Ohio another coworking space with The Suite at 8000 Walton Parkway in New Albany. The building is an entrepreneurial hub, also housing Innovate’s business incubator, Inc@8000. It’s another...
February 3rd, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

CivitasNow Expanding to Nashville, Austin and Portland

CivitasNow Expanding to Nashville, Austin and Portland
Locally based alternative advertising firm CivitasNow announced some big expansion plans today. The small business is planning to grown into three new national markets this Spring: Nashville, Austin and Portland. “With already existing business in those markets, it’s a no­brainer move to...
February 2nd, 2015 | News | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – February 2015

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – February 2015
It’s a busy month for crowdfunding campaigns in Columbus – and there’s a little bit of everything. Two campaigns are eyeing the fit-minded with at-home workout solutions. Once you’ve done your workout, you can enjoy a pierogi with a food truck that’s looking to make a comeback....
February 2nd, 2015 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Alpha Suit Outfitting Columbus’ Young Professionals

Alpha Suit Outfitting Columbus’ Young Professionals
A well-fitting suit is iconic and timeless, but “Off the rack clothing is made for everybody so it doesn’t fit anybody,” so says the owner of Alpha Suit, a new custom men’s clothier. Sean McKee brings over 20 years of experience serving high-end clients to the venture that aims to...
January 30th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Boline Apothecary Headed to New Location with Expanded Services

Boline Apothecary Headed to New Location with Expanded Services
Clintonville herb shop Boline Apothecary is headed to new digs at 15 W Dunedin Rd. right behind Global Gallery in the heart of the neighborhood. For a store that opened in April of last year, an early move is a bit of an unexpected twist, but Proprietor Lily Shahar Kunning is turning it into an opportunity...
January 29th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

10Xelerator Company Panopticon Lands New CEO

10Xelerator Company Panopticon Lands New CEO
A strategic new hire means big things for one of the companies spurring from the Founder’s Factory 10Xelerator program. Video game security software specialists Panopticon Labs recently brought former Director of Information Security, Risk and Security Architecture for Cardinal Health Mark Tomallo...
January 28th, 2015 | News | Read More