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New Food Truck Offers Jewish Comfort Food Favorites

New Food Truck Offers Jewish Comfort Food Favorites
A new food truck will be cruising the Columbus streets starting in July. Chef Catie Randazzo and Business Manager Shoshanna Gross moved from New York City to Columbus to start Challah!, a Jewish deli sandwich truck. Columbus’ friendly food truck environment and local support from family and friends...
June 27th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Women’s Business Center of Ohio’s grand opening a success

Women’s Business Center of Ohio’s grand opening a success
While many central Ohioans were celebrating PRIDE and getting ready for the Red White & Crew game, another event was drawing hundreds of capital city residents last weekend. Women’s Day, the grand opening event for the The Women’s Business Center of Ohio (WBC) held Saturday, June 22, 2013, was...
June 27th, 2013 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More

Dan Rockwell of Big Kitty Labs: Your Questions Answered

Dan Rockwell of Big Kitty Labs: Your Questions Answered
Who better to answer questions about tech and software startups than Dan Rockwell, co-founder of Big KittyLabs, where dive-in and make it happen are words to live by. Rockwell started BKL in 2009 as a place to turn experiments and big ideas into reality. No stranger to startups, in 2008 Rockwell also...
June 26th, 2013 | Frequently Asked Questions | Read More

Buckeye Laptop: IT Repair in the Heart of Downtown

Buckeye Laptop: IT Repair in the Heart of Downtown
Finding a niche for his services in the area, Colin Sand opened Buckeye Laptop in the center of downtown Columbus. Sand has always had an interest in computers coupled with an entrepreneurial spirit, so when he fell in love with Columbus, he decided it was time to open up shop. Buckeye Laptop not only...
June 25th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Gridstorm Provides Small Business IT Solutions

Gridstorm Provides Small Business IT Solutions
Gridstorm founder Ryan Manczak provides a host of IT services to freelancers and small businesses. Finding a lack of quality providers for these types of clients, Manczak made them his focus. Gridstorm offers both on and off site IT support services while finding innovative technology solutions to help...
June 24th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

The Power of Small Business: It’s Bigger than You

The Power of Small Business: It’s Bigger than You
We all have heard the statement that small businesses create the greatest impact on the economic rebound. While we know this to be true, it’s bigger than just small businesses on their own. Small businesses need the resources, information and connections from the rest of the business community to thrive...
June 21st, 2013 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Prepared and In Control: Data Mapping and Litigation Readiness

Prepared and In Control: Data Mapping and Litigation Readiness
As a business owner, a lawsuit against you or your company could be devastating at worst, and a major irritant at best. The situation can feel outside of your control. Even if the alleged claims against you are completely false, you are now in a position of having to defend your case. This means hiring...
June 20th, 2013 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More

Local Businesses Encouraged to Recycle e-Waste This Saturday

Local Businesses Encouraged to Recycle e-Waste This Saturday
This Saturday, June 22, RecycleForce Columbus is co-hosting two collection events for e-waste, one at Goodwill Columbus in Upper Arlington, and the other at the Economic & Community Development Institute (ECDI). The events allow businesses and individuals to properly dispose of unwanted electronics...
June 19th, 2013 | Upcoming Events | Read More