Roundup: Ohio Small Biz Taxes, Startup Funding & More

Weekend News Roundup — By on April 23, 2011 at 8:00 am

Walker Evans, founder of Columbus Underground and The Metropreneur, and other local professionals talk about young entrepreneurs in the capital city. [Watch Here]

Ohio ranks among the 10 best states in the nation for its small business tax burden, according to a new report from the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council. [Read More]

John Dearborn, president of JumpStart Inc., discusses venture development organizations and their ability to create regional jobs and wealth. [Read More]

More than 70 percent of the nation’s startups use personal savings or assets as a primary source of funding, according to results of the 2010 Survey of Consumer Finances. [Read More]

Many lenders are welcoming small business owners with open arms. [Read More]

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.