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Small Business Owners of America offers financing, counseling

Small Business Owners of America offers financing, counseling
Though Small Business Owners of America was only established in March 2011, the organization’s founder and CEO, James Moore, has been developing its products and services for years. As a business owner himself, Moore was all too familiar with how hard it can be for entrepreneurs to obtain funding. James...
July 30th, 2012 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Crimson Cup founder offers training tips to other coffee house owners

Crimson Cup founder offers training tips to other coffee house owners
Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea Founder and President Greg Ubert contends that thorough training for owners and baristas is critical when starting and running a successful independent coffee house. In fact, Ubert is so convinced of this that Columbus-based Crimson Cup offers free training through its 7...
July 27th, 2012 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Ceilmax provides cost-effective solutions with help from ECDI

Ceilmax provides cost-effective solutions with help from ECDI
I did not, in fact, know that the National Safety Council estimates that slip and fall accidents cost American businesses $70 billion dollars every year and account for 95 million days of lost work. At least I didn’t know that until after my conversation with Bill Richardson, the knowledgeable...
July 26th, 2012 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More

EndoGoddess App encourages diabetes patients to check blood sugar

EndoGoddess App encourages diabetes patients to check blood sugar
A new mobile application developed by a local doctor helps patients with diabetes earn rewards for healthy behavior. Jennifer Dyer, a pediatric endocrinologist who now serves as chief medical advisor at Columbus-based Duet Health, created The EndoGoddess App for iPhone and Android to make glucose journaling...
July 25th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

OXYWater on several retailers’ shelves just one year after launch

OXYWater on several retailers’ shelves just one year after launch
Sometimes it’s hard to believe that OXYWater is a homegrown product that launched less than a year ago, as it’s readily available at mass retailers such as Whole Foods, Meijer, and Walgreens. The health water’s founders probably aren’t surprised, though. Tom Jackson and Preston...
July 24th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

LoopBackroads specializes in out-of-the-way daytrips

LoopBackroads specializes in out-of-the-way daytrips
Robert Denhard has a passion for exploring, discovering, and learning about new things, and he wanted to use that passion to make a difference. With LoopBackroads, it’s arguable he’s doing just that. LoopBackroads, the startup Denhard launched this month, maps out daytrips (or “loops”)...
July 23rd, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Robert’s Remedies offers natural products that heal, beautify

Robert’s Remedies offers natural products that heal, beautify
A Columbus-based company specializing in natural remedies released its inaugural products last weekend. As of Saturday, Easton Town Center’s Celebrate Local store carries bite + burn, face, and mouth− three products by Robert’s Remedies, which has set out to transform the personal care...
July 20th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

What’s the Right Kind of Aggressive When It Comes to Legal Matters?

What’s the Right Kind of Aggressive When It Comes to Legal Matters?
One of the most important aspects of the attorney/client relationship is being on the same page about when to be “aggressive” and about what “aggressive” even means. Sometimes when we are approached by a prospective new client, we hear that the lawyer we are about to replace is...
July 19th, 2012 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More