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Thurber Center class offers tips for social media marketing

Thurber Center class offers tips for social media marketing
A Thurber House master class taught by Geben Communication President Heather Whaling will offer attendees tips on how to use social media to promote their writing. The one-day class, titled “Marketing Your Writing Through Social Media,” will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday at Thurber...
May 15th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Kristen Easterday of the Columbus Chamber: Your Questions Answered

Kristen Easterday of the Columbus Chamber: Your Questions Answered
The Columbus Chamber has reaffirmed its commitment to public policy and cultivating local relationships in order to stay on top of legislative issues affecting its members. In fact, that commitment lead the Chamber to hire Kristen Easterday earlier this year as director of local government relations. Herewith,...
May 14th, 2012 | Frequently Asked Questions | Read More

Spacejunk Media acquires Los Angeles based studio

Spacejunk Media acquires Los Angeles based studio
Columbus-based Spacejunk has acquired Los Angeles-based Nylon in an attempt to enhance both studios’ creative reach. Spacejunk −a live action, motion design and animation studio founded by managing directors Robb Dierken and Mike Blosel in 2006− produces broadcast, digital/web, documentary,...
May 11th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Nurtur the Salon turning philanthropy on its head

Nurtur the Salon turning philanthropy on its head
How does a business take a routine errand and change into a fun, philanthropic venture for its clients? Located in the The Shops on Lane Avenue, Nurtur the Salon aims to embody the mission and essence of Aveda everyday since its founding in 2006 by owner Patrick Thompson. In fact, the salon has created...
May 10th, 2012 | Philanthropic Pursuit | Read More

4 Big Challenges For Businesses and How the Chamber Can Help

4 Big Challenges For Businesses and How the Chamber Can Help
Entrepreneurs have a lot in common. You are passionate, visionary and dedicated. You also face many of the same challenges. As an entrepreneur myself –I launched and operated a small business focused on meal packaging in a 10-state territory— I confronted my share of challenges, too. Shaun Frecska,...
May 9th, 2012 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

VenueSeen helps businesses monitor their social identities

VenueSeen helps businesses monitor their social identities
Thanks to a new product from Columbus-based FlyMuch Inc., businesses can more easily identify and interact with people sharing their story online. Prior to the April launch of VenueSeen, monitoring location-specific updates from niche social networks was nearly impossible without a custom-built tool....
May 8th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Eighth annual Ohio Growth Summit scheduled for May 24

Eighth annual Ohio Growth Summit scheduled for May 24
The eighth annual Ohio Growth Summit will be held May 24 at Columbus State Community College. Columbus State’s Center for Workforce Development, at 315 Cleveland Ave., will host the summit, which is designed to give entrepreneurs, business owners, managers, and marketing professionals the opportunity...
May 7th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Columbus-based church coalition requests better business incubation, micro-lending programs

Columbus-based church coalition requests better business incubation, micro-lending programs
Building Responsibility, Equality and Dignity is hosting Nehemiah Action tonight at The Celeste Center to request commitments from Columbus City Council on the development of new business incubation and micro-lending programs. “We devote millions of dollars to support large corporations while knowing...
May 7th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More