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Basecraft Talks First-Year Success, Plans Expansion

Basecraft Talks First-Year Success, Plans Expansion
After opening up shop downtown last year, creative brand agency Basecraft has found rapid success. Adding creatives and clients, the firm is poised for long-term success. “We’ve been very fortunate,” says Founder Chris Hamrick. The company has experienced continuous, month-over-month growth...
August 5th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – August 2014 Edition

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – August 2014 Edition
From food to fun to personal protection, August brings a new round of crowdfunding campaigns to Columbus. Keep reading to learn more about these five promising projects. Garage Beacon – Control your garage door with your phone. Garage Beacon takes your garage door opener and puts it on your phone....
August 4th, 2014 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Capital Crossroads SID Announces Video Contest for Downtown Office Space

Capital Crossroads SID Announces Video Contest for Downtown Office Space
If downtown is where you want your business to be, Capital Crossroads SID is announcing a video contest in which local businesses will compete for $10,000 towards an office lease within the district. “The SID offers downtown businesses a lot of support, from the time they start looking at space...
August 1st, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

DMG Concierge Offering NYC-Style Services in Columbus

DMG Concierge Offering NYC-Style Services in Columbus
Concierge service is normally associated with million dollar listings and luxury NYC apartments, but one Columbus business is making the convenience  accessible at an affordable price point. With clients in Upper Arlington to Worthington, from Short North to Grandview and Downtown, Dina Giddens is making...
July 31st, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Chamber Releases Small Business Workforce Survey Results

Columbus Chamber Releases Small Business Workforce Survey Results
Yesterday The Metropreneur took a big-picture look at what small businesses across the nation think about Columbus, and today’s feature takes a deeper look at what local owners think about the small-business workforce in Central Ohio through a survey conducted by the Columbus Chamber. Commissioned...
July 30th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

National Survey of Small Businesses Gives Columbus A+ in Training & Networking Programs

National Survey of Small Businesses Gives Columbus A+ in Training & Networking Programs
A Thumbtack.com survey of over 12,000 small businesses across the country revealed that Columbus earns an “A+” when it comes to training and networking programs. “Creating a business climate that is welcoming to small, dynamic businesses is more important than ever, and Columbus is making...
July 29th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

Serif Creative Focused on Videos with Feeling

Serif Creative Focused on Videos with Feeling
Serif Creative loves a story, and loves helping other businesses tell theirs. With a strong focus on videos that make you feel something, Doug Joseph started the creative agency in 2009. Serif is focused on being hands-on with their clients, keeping everything in-house. Their approach is garnering attention...
July 28th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

At Work: The Perch Creates Shared Office Space in Short North

At Work: The Perch Creates Shared Office Space in Short North
When Workshop Co. closed up shop on June 1 after four years in the Short North, a number of small businesses were potentially left scrambling for space. Instead, in a feat of necessity is the mother of invention, two Workshopers teamed up to open The Perch, a 2200 square-foot shared office space located...
July 25th, 2014 | At Work | Read More