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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

Opal Stackhouse Builds Couch Bike for New Belgium Brewery

Opal Stackhouse Builds Couch Bike for New Belgium Brewery
Columbus is getting a new beer and it’s very own couch bike. Yes, a couch bike is a thing and it’s here to introduce Fort Collins-based New Belgium Brewery’s Slow Ride Session Ale. While the brewery isn’t from Columbus, local reinvention specialists at Opal Stackhouse were tasked...
January 27th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Urban Nature Creating Community Development Strategies

Urban Nature Creating Community Development Strategies
There is certainly no shortage of urban development happening in Columbus. Mixed-use buildings and housing developments are cropping up in practically every neighborhood in the core of the city. But with each new building comes a change to the community in which it’s located. How is a building...
January 26th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

OSU Forms University-Wide Initiative Focused on Innovation and Entrepreneurship

OSU Forms University-Wide Initiative Focused on Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Universities are recognizing the rise of entrepreneurship and the value of innovative thinking in any industry or business. The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business announced the marriage of two of its centers of excellence – the Center for Entrepreneurship and the Innovation Initiative...
January 23rd, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Fulcrum Creatives Awarded B Corp Status

Fulcrum Creatives Awarded B Corp Status
Fulcrum Creatives is the first marketing and branding company in Ohio, and one of only eight businesses statewide, to earn the prestigious B Corporation designation from international nonprofit, B Lab. With a goal to redefine success in business, B Lab recognizes companies that “meet rigorous standards...
January 23rd, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Blu Olive “Pops-Up” at Hey Hey Bar & Grill

Blu Olive “Pops-Up” at Hey Hey Bar & Grill
The pop-up restaurant concept is nothing new to Columbus. You may have paid a visit to Little Eater’s pop-up at The Hills Market Downtown this past fall. Chances are you have heard about Hot Chicken Takeover’s pop-up success in Olde Towne East. Pop-ups allow food entrepreneurs to grow their business...
January 22nd, 2015 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More

Whole Foods Market Easton Looking to Carry New Local Products

Whole Foods Market Easton Looking to Carry New Local Products
Are you a vendor with a unique local product that is near the Easton Community? Whole Foods Market will be opening their new store at Easton soon and they are currently looking for new suppliers to stock the store with local goods. Interested suppliers should email: MALocalSuppliers@wholefoods.com with...
January 21st, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Wondersauce Expanding from NYC to Columbus

Wondersauce Expanding from NYC to Columbus
Instead of a Columbus-based company eyeing expansion to a larger market like New York City, an NYC-based firm is ready and excited to open its second office in Columbus. Digital creative agency Wondersauce is making a second home at 445 N High St. in Short North. “When we were thinking about how...
January 21st, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More