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D.P. Dough Franchising now in Columbus

D.P. Dough Franchising now in Columbus
In 2009, Matt Crumpton’s friend, Tony Castricone, really wanted to open a D.P. Dough −which primarily serves fresh-baked calzones− in Columbus. Being a lawyer and a fellow D.P. Dough fan, Crumpton said he’d help him out. They met with the Athens franchise owner, who told them a new...
March 26th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

LifeBio helps everyday people capture their life stories

LifeBio helps everyday people capture their life stories
In 1993, it hit Beth Sanders that her grandmother wouldn’t be around forever. Plus, the 85-year-old’s memory wasn’t what it used to be, so Sanders, who was 24 at the time, thought it would be nice to get some of her stories recorded while she could still recall them. Despite growing...
March 23rd, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Side Street Planning launches operations in Columbus

Side Street Planning launches operations in Columbus
City planning is something that doesn’t happen overnight. So it seems like a natural fit for a city planner to spend some time working in the industry before launching their own business in the field. After 15 years of planning experience for both pubic and private clients, Jason Sudy was ready...
March 22nd, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Central Ohio will be home to 4 new microbreweries by mid-year

Central Ohio will be home to 4 new microbreweries by mid-year
Two microbreweries opened in Central Ohio this winter and two more are coming online in the spring− launches that suggest the region has become a hotbed for beer making. The brewers at the forefront of the trend say it’s no coincidence that these kinds of operations are cropping up in such close...
March 21st, 2012 | Trendspotting | Read More

Duet Health debuts new app for doctors

Duet Health debuts new app for doctors
A new mobile application from Duet Health gives doctors another tool for educating and communicating with their patients. Available for iPhone, iPad, and Android, The Duet for Individual Physicians app features medical and pharmaceutical information, personalized messaging, appointment, drug, and course...
March 20th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Patent-pending Covermade launches this spring

Patent-pending Covermade launches this spring
Like lots of people, Natalie Monaco found herself in a rush to get out the door for work. Making her bed each morning was especially annoying −and time-consuming− but leaving it unmade bugged her, too. In 2008, she began searching for a way to make the chore easier. She was disappointed to discover...
March 19th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

At Work: ar.tic.u.la.tion Inc’s serene studio space

At Work: ar.tic.u.la.tion Inc’s serene studio space
Ten years of working on your own is quite an accomplishment. Ruth Milligan is celebrating that milestone this year. She had been working on her own as a communications professional and  in the last two years, has channeled those skills into ar.tic.u.la.tion. ar.tic.u.la.tion is centered around helping...
March 16th, 2012 | At Work | Read More

Six Questions To Ask About Any Contract Before You Sign It

Six Questions To Ask About Any Contract Before You Sign It
Small businesses are presented with contracts on a regular basis. Even if a document does not say “contract” or “agreement” across the top, if it is an agreement for an exchange of value, then for all practical purposes it probably is a contract. I have often heard people say,...
March 15th, 2012 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More