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Old Machine Film Production Company Relocating Downtown

Old Machine Film Production Company Relocating Downtown
If you’ve driven down Spring Street through Downtown Columbus recently, you may have noticed some inspiring lettering appearing in the windows of a recently renovated building. The ground floor space at 59 East Spring Street is the new home of Old Machine, a local film production company that...
March 6th, 2015 | News | Read More

Behind the Scenes: Basi Italia

Behind the Scenes: Basi Italia
Basi Italia is tucked away in a quite corner of Victorian Village at 811 Highland Ave. Despite its alley location, the Italian eatery has become a dining destination and well-know part of the Columbus food scene during its 12 years of turning out consistent, quality dishes. Chef Johnny Dornback and his...
March 6th, 2015 | Behind the Scenes | 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

APTE Summit Brings Social Entrepreneurs Together, Fosters Discussion

APTE Summit Brings Social Entrepreneurs Together, Fosters Discussion
The sixth annual Alleviating Poverty Through Entrepreneurship Summit brought social entrepreneurs from Columbus and across the globe together to discuss this emerging industry on Saturday, February 28. Seven entrepreneurs shared stories of their ventures, while also taking a look at big-picture questions...
March 4th, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More

Great River Organics Looks to Build Name for Organic Produce in Central Ohio

Great River Organics Looks to Build Name for Organic Produce in Central Ohio
Collaboration can go a long way when you are a small business owner. It means more – more resources and more ways to reach your customers. As the movement to eat local and organic continue to grow, a group of eight Central Ohio farms are banding together to form Great River Organics. “Great...
March 3rd, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – March 2015

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – March 2015
Each month continues to show the diverse range of ideas coming from Columbus’ entrepreneurial minds, and just how many different things crowdfunding can be used for. An artist looks to expand her services. A group of youngsters wants to get students interested in math again, and the musical techies...
March 2nd, 2015 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Startups.Co Building All-in-One Startup Launch Platform

Startups.Co Building All-in-One Startup Launch Platform
Funding is just one piece of the startup puzzle. A lot has to happen before funding should really even be addressed, and, there’s much to consider after. Columbus-based crowdfunding platform Fundable found themselves to be in the middle of this startup chain of command. Since its inception in...
February 27th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | 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