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Mount Vernon improves its downtown, helping area businesses thrive

Mount Vernon improves its downtown, helping area businesses thrive
Situated just 40 miles northeast of Columbus, the city of Mount Vernon continues to grow its residential and business communities while maintaining its small town charm. Mount Vernon’s location has made it a magnet for people from larger neighboring cities, such as Westerville, Mansfield, and Newark,...
September 21st, 2012 | Regional Spotlight | Read More

Simple approach may help with business’s electronic information

Simple approach may help with business’s electronic information
There may be no area where businesses are more behind the curve than in managing their electronic information to keep them out of trouble. That is not a criticism of businesses. The area has changed, and continues to change, so incredibly fast (at least if you grew up before the 1990s), it is almost...
September 20th, 2012 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More

Columbus Chamber opposes Ohio Issue 2

Columbus Chamber opposes Ohio Issue 2
The Columbus Chamber yesterday announced its opposition to Ohio Issue 2, the Ohio redistricting amendment that will appear on the Nov. 6 ballot. The proposed constitutional amendment would create an unelected, 12-member commission that would draw legislative and congressional districts; the commission...
September 20th, 2012 | Governance | Read More

Synergi Salon gains prominent investor, revamps product line

Synergi Salon gains prominent investor, revamps product line
Karen Coleman, owner of Synergi Salon in east Columbus, was among just six entrepreneurs given the opportunity to make a five-minute business pitch to Daymond John and his panel of investors during a business luncheon in Atlanta last month. For the uninitiated, John is founder of FUBU clothing company,...
September 19th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Building Businesses and Raising Families: How 3 Entrepreneurs Deal

Building Businesses and Raising Families: How 3 Entrepreneurs Deal
Owning a business comes with its own particular set of challenges. Add a young family to the mix and things can get dicey. However, with some effort, determination and communication, it’s possible to grow your company as your children grow and be a present parent, according to local entrepreneurs. Collin...
September 18th, 2012 | Tips of the Trade | Read More

Joe Buscemi of INLINE Productions: Your Questions Answered

Joe Buscemi of INLINE Productions: Your Questions Answered
INLINE Productions is a Columbus-based, family-owned business that develops strategic solutions in video, CD-ROM, DVD authoring, e-media, and film. INLINE contends that video-based new media is one of the most powerful ways to connect with prospects, reach out for new business, and keep a company’s...
September 17th, 2012 | Frequently Asked Questions | Read More

At Work: Peaceful office located in Historic Dublin

At Work: Peaceful office located in Historic Dublin
Dr. Carol L. Clinton. Just steps away from the hustle and bustle of Historic Dublin’s High Street is the peaceful office and practice of Timeless Skin Solutions. Dr. Carol L. Clinton bought the space about four years ago to house her full-time private dermatology practice. Previously, she had offices...
September 14th, 2012 | At Work | Read More

State to host business expo next week

With the 2012 Ohio Business Expo on Sept. 19, the Ohio Department of Administrative Services and the Ohio Department of Development are hoping to expand access to state contracts for minority-owned, women-owned and small businesses. The expo, which will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rhodes...
September 13th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More