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At Work: Dynamit’s New Creative Workspace

At Work: Dynamit’s New Creative Workspace
Going into business with friends can be a challenge, but for Nick Seguin, Matt Dopkiss, and Bobby Whitman, they have seen their company Dynamit grow from their partnership to a company with 46 full-time employees and a 9,300 square-foot office space. Dopkiss, CEO, and Whitman, COO, were both in a PhD...
June 16th, 2014 | At Work | Read More

Tigertree Launching Mobile Retail Truck

Tigertree Launching Mobile Retail Truck
Short North boutique, Tigertree, is expanding with a mobile retail truck scheduled to be cruising the streets of Columbus within the next month. The truck will house Tigertree’s unique mix of cards, gifts, accessories, apothecary and home decor similar to what’s found in the brick-and-mortar...
June 13th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

IC3D Manufacturing 3D Printers and Speciality Filament in Ohio

IC3D Manufacturing 3D Printers and Speciality Filament in Ohio
Columbus has an active 3D printing scene, but one local company is on a mission to create and manufacture the gear behind the trending technology. IC3D manufactures 3D pritners, 3D printer filament and other industry consumables. “Our printers are based on open-source designs, but we’ve...
June 12th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Cliff Original Crafts All-Natural Men’s Grooming Products

Cliff Original Crafts All-Natural Men’s Grooming Products
A new line of natural men’s grooming products is on the market for the Columbus gent. If your beard needs a little TLC or you’re looking for a chemical-free styling wax, look no further than Cliff Original. “All our products are 100 percent natural,” says Founder Jared Friesner....
June 11th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

The Big Pitch Provides Platform for Food-Based Entrepreneurs

The Big Pitch Provides Platform for Food-Based Entrepreneurs
FoodStart Ohio will host the first annual Big Pitch at Franklin University Saturday, June 21 and Saturday, June 28. The two-day event gives local food-based entrepreneurs a chance to highlight their delectables while competing for valuable cash and mentoring prizes. On June 21, entrepreneurs from local...
June 10th, 2014 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Small Business Administration Reports Positive Outlook, Discusses Resources

Small Business Administration Reports Positive Outlook, Discusses Resources
Small businesses create two out of every three net new jobs in the U.S. economy and employ half of the private sector workforce. The Small Business Administration serves to develop and support these businesses that are vital to the economy and account for 900,000 of the businesses in Ohio. In Columbus,...
June 9th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Knockout Concepts Building Mobile 3D Scanner

Knockout Concepts Building Mobile 3D Scanner
3D technology is rapidly gaining popularity, but unless you know how to use CAD or other modeling software, it’s difficult to take advantage of 3D printing. Enter Knockout Concepts. The technology company is foraging a new way to create 3D files. “We created a mobile device that allows simple,...
June 6th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Three Things to Consider Before Offering Discounts

Three Things to Consider Before Offering Discounts
As a small business owner, you know that offering discounts or coupons is a great way to get customers in the door. For special holidays or anniversaries, discounts can be a great way to thank your customers for their loyalty to your business. However, there are many aspects of using discounts that you...
June 5th, 2014 | $traight Talk | Read More