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Thorne leaves Ohio TechAngel Funds for Columbus 2020

Thorne leaves Ohio TechAngel Funds for Columbus 2020
Victor Thorne has joined Columbus 2020 as managing director of strategic development. In his new role, Thorne’s mission will be to grow the Columbus region’s reputation as a preferred and optimal location for entrepreneurs to launch and turn their innovative ventures into profitable and...
May 1st, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Blind Acre offers chance to win free marketing consulting services

Blind Acre offers chance to win free marketing consulting services
Columbus-based Blind Acre is holding a social media contest for local businesses. The Digital Spring Cleaning Contest’s winning company will receive six hours of free digital marketing consulting services. The consulting hours may be applied to any of Blind Acre’s digital service offerings,...
May 1st, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Chandler Interactive will give businesses 150+ social media strategies in May

Chandler Interactive will give businesses 150+ social media strategies in May
May is International Social Media Month, and Chandler Interactive will be helping Central Ohio companies celebrate. The Columbus-based digital marketing agency is sponsoring Social Media Month Columbus to help local businesses develop social media marketing strategies with measurable results. “We...
April 30th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Social Madness competition measures businesses’ social media prowess

Social Madness competition measures businesses’ social media prowess
A new March Madness-style competition put on by American City Business Journals puts corporate social media front and center. For Social Madness, the growth of a company’s social media presence is measured by tracking the number of votes it receives on three platforms: Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn....
April 27th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Outlook Media aims to give GLBT youth a voice through fund

Outlook Media aims to give GLBT youth a voice through fund
Outlook Media has morphed from a weekly publication into a multi-faceted company whose properties now include Outlook magazine; Network Columbus, a chamber of commerce for GLBT-owned and allied companies and business professionals; Radio Outlook on 1580 AM WVKO; and Suite Q, a retail shop in the Short...
April 26th, 2012 | Philanthropic Pursuit | Read More

ChatterJet helps small businesses maintain strong social media presence

ChatterJet helps small businesses maintain strong social media presence
Business owners are often told they should be using social media to help market their offerings. If they own a small company, it’s likely they’ve responded with at least one of the following statements: “I don’t know where to start.” “I don’t have time to do...
April 25th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Good client relationships, talented employees helping Leaderpromos thrive

Good client relationships, talented employees helping Leaderpromos thrive
While a student at The Ohio State University, Stephanie Leader worked for a promotional advertising company that ended up hiring her on full time in 1992. As she was about to graduate, the company’s owner offered her a partnership. A year later, she became its sole owner. Some young professionals...
April 24th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Lancaster looking to attract additional small businesses

Lancaster looking to attract additional small businesses
As home to Anchor Hocking Co., Lancaster has long been identified as a manufacturing community. Recently, though, the city has begun touting its small business friendliness. Lancaster officials are quick to list the city’s skilled workforce, proximity to several universities and colleges (and the...
April 23rd, 2012 | Regional Spotlight | Read More