Posts Tagged ‘design’

At Work: Dynamit’s New Creative Workspace

At Work: Dynamit’s New Creative Workspace
Going into business with friends can be a challenge, but for Nick Seguin, Matt Dopkiss, and Bobby Whitman, they have seen their company Dynamit grow from their partnership to a company with 46 full-time employees and a 9,300 square-foot office space. Dopkiss, CEO, and Whitman, COO, were both in a PhD...
June 16th, 2014 | At Work | Read More

At Work: Lextant Provides a Multi-Generational Creative Space

At Work: Lextant Provides a Multi-Generational Creative Space
When you are building your company, the most important factor -after having your financials in order- is finding the right people to create the culture you are looking for. “Building a great culture where people want to come to work can be challenging,” says Chris Rockwell, President of Lextant....
May 16th, 2014 | At Work | Read More

At Work: Hart & Honey’s space filled with natural beauty

At Work: Hart & Honey’s space filled with natural beauty
People often meet through mutual friends, and the outcome is often a new friend, a spouse, or a business partner. For Ashley Wilcox and Lily Glass, their meeting led to friendship and a collaborative business idea. “After several mutual friends told each of us “You have to meet each other”...
December 16th, 2013 | At Work | Read More

The Design Process: 5 Helpful Tips For Creatives

The Design Process: 5 Helpful Tips For Creatives
Ah, design. It’s a fundamental cornerstone in any website, however not enough light is shed on how the designer got from point A to point B. That’s where I come in. Hopefully this surface look at my personal approach to designing for the web can give you a deeper insight into how the creative...
November 27th, 2013 | Interactive Strategies | Read More

At Work: Collamore Built’s office in Marble Cliff Manor

At Work: Collamore Built’s office in Marble Cliff Manor
Justin Collamore looked at nearly forty spaces before finding a great spot for his company, Collamore Built to call home. “I had always just wanted to be in an older building, but nothing really called to me,” he says when talking about his search. “I needed somewhere that I could see...
November 15th, 2013 | At Work | Read More

Lessons from Grand Rapids: GRid70

Lessons from Grand Rapids: GRid70
TheMetropreneur.com visited regional neighbor Grand Rapids for the CEOS for Cities annual conference two weeks ago. While there, we checked in on three different entrepreneurial/incubator facilities and programs to find out how other cities are nurturing small business growth and innovation. Most incubators...
October 15th, 2013 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

At Work: Blackletter’s studio a catalyst for the neighborhood

At Work: Blackletter’s studio a catalyst for the neighborhood
After spending many working hours helping other companies build their brands and develop strategies, Principal and Creative Director Patrick Crawford realized that his own company’s name, Spindle Studios, no longer accurately represented the work or the personality of the agency. The company has...
August 20th, 2013 | At Work | Read More

Skreened Projects Expansion, Acquires New Warehouse

Skreened Projects Expansion, Acquires New Warehouse
Custom T-shirt and apparel design company, Skreened is expanding into another new space. The company experienced exponential growth last year and sees similar potential for 2013. They recently acquired a new space up the street from their current location on Silver Drive to house their burgeoning warehousing,...
July 23rd, 2013 | Announcements | Read More