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CCAD Tailoring Business & Entrepreneurship Program for Artists & Designers

CCAD Tailoring Business & Entrepreneurship Program for Artists & Designers
No matter your major or your interests in college, a little bit of business knowledge is an invaluable tool. And when you’re an artist or designer like the students coming out of CCAD, freelancing or being an entrepreneur is often an option. Marrying those two schools of thought is CCAD’s...
February 6th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Entrepreneurs to Share Their Stories at Upcoming Event

Entrepreneurs to Share Their Stories at Upcoming Event
Looking for an interesting evening of entrepreneurial success stories and meaningful connections? Then you’ll want to join CivicHacks on Thursday, March 26th at Strongwater for the next “Startup Storytellers”. The biannual event will feature three local entrepreneurs from food, retail...
February 5th, 2015 | Upcoming Events | Read More

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