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Columbus 2020 hires marketing director

Columbus 2020 hires marketing director
Columbus 2020 has hired a former Fahlgren Mortine account supervisor to lead its marketing efforts. Irene Alvarez will oversee Columbus 2020’s advertising, public relations, website and social media efforts. “Irene brings extensive marketing and branding experience to Columbus 2020,”...
November 12th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

New TechColumbus CEO talks startups, young people, job creation

New TechColumbus CEO talks startups, young people, job creation
Though Tom Walker hadn’t lived in the capital city prior to starting his job as CEO of TechColumbus, he was familiar with it. After earning a bachelor’s degree in aerospace and mechanical engineering from the University of Oklahoma, Walker launched his career at Columbus-based Battelle,...
November 12th, 2012 | Expert Perspective | Read More

Zoom Room Columbus opens in Short North

Zoom Room Columbus opens in Short North
An indoor dog training center opens its doors tomorrow at 685 N. High St. in the Short North. At Zoom Room Columbus, owners can take their canines through everything from agility and obedience training to puppy preschool. Other offerings include training for therapy dogs and shy dog training for rescue...
November 9th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Stitch City Sew-Op offers machines, classes

Stitch City Sew-Op offers machines, classes
One really is the loneliest number, especially when you’re sewing, according to the founders of a new Clintonville co-op. Not long after Katie Heck started following several sewing blogs, she got the urge to practice all the interesting techniques she was reading about online. So she set to work,...
November 7th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

The Importance of Physical Security

The Importance of Physical Security
This article is part six in a twelve-part series on information security fundamentals for small and medium-sized businesses. When it comes to protecting your IT assets, it’s important to understand that the physical security perimeter is as important as your network security perimeter. You need...
November 6th, 2012 | Expert Perspective | Read More

Nurtur Salon continues to grow, opens second location

Nurtur Salon continues to grow, opens second location
At Nurtur Salon, a haircut comes with a shoulder and scalp massage, makeup touch-up, and either a hand-and-arm massage or a mini facial. Nurtur’s Upper Arlington location, which opened six years ago at 1581 W. Lane Ave., has shampoo beds instead of shampoo bowls. At its Grandview location, which...
November 6th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Startup Weekend returns November 9

Columbus Startup Weekend returns November 9
Startup Weekend is back! If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be an entrepreneur, then you’ll want to attend this weekend’s event. You’ll witness, idea building, late-night coding and design sessions, and bootstrapping a new business in just 54 hours. Participants are...
November 5th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

OffersBy.Me helps consumers find deals at local businesses

OffersBy.Me helps consumers find deals at local businesses
It’s safe to say that if you’re reading this story, at some time, you’ve seen an online advertisement. In fact, it may have been so compelling that it prompted you to make a purchase at the advertiser’s physical location. Obviously, that’s a win for the business, but it’s...
November 5th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More