Roundup: Fast 50, firing stories & more

Weekend News Roundup — By on September 10, 2011 at 8:00 am

Columbus Business First yesterday announced its Fast 50, which honors local companies that had the greatest average revenue growth over the past three years. [Read More]

Venture Highway offers a recap of the 10-xelerator program, which was designed to attract entrepreneurial talent to the region. [Read More]

Columbus 2020 Chairman Alex Fischer  is pleased with the progress being made on its five-year fundraising goal. [Read More]

CNN Money offers seven firing horror stories from small business owners across the country. [Read More]

The Senate on Thursday passed an overhaul to the U.S. patent system that small business groups say favors large companies over independent inventors. [Read More]

Author Bill Poundstone explains why many retailers offer consumers three choices. [Watch]

Melanie McIntyre (542 Articles)

Melanie McIntyre served as editorial director of The Metropreneur from its launch in August 2010 to May 2013. She is also a featured writer for Columbus Underground and writes about fashion, style and pop culture on her blog, Thoroughly Modern Melly. Melanie is an Ohio State University graduate, lives in the Short North, and enjoys reading and running.