Posts Tagged ‘downtown’

Bosco Center Creating New Community Center Downtown

Bosco Center Creating New Community Center Downtown
The large brick building at 80 S. Sixth St. downtown has a storied past. It first opened in 1925 as a Knights of Columbus Hall – a mix of a men’s gathering place and the Catholic version of an event center. Then it was a Boys & Girls Club until 2008, and now it’s turning into something...
October 13th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

At Work: A Space with a Creative History Inspires Commons Studio

At Work: A Space with a Creative History Inspires Commons Studio
“I’ve been working as a freelance photographer for five years and had been searching for a studio space for the last couple of years,” says Matt Reese, Owner & Chief Photographer of Commons Studio, Partner & Chief Creative Officer of We Are Glitterati, and Co-Founder &...
October 3rd, 2014 | At Work | Read More

Basecraft Talks First-Year Success, Plans Expansion

Basecraft Talks First-Year Success, Plans Expansion
After opening up shop downtown last year, creative brand agency Basecraft has found rapid success. Adding creatives and clients, the firm is poised for long-term success. “We’ve been very fortunate,” says Founder Chris Hamrick. The company has experienced continuous, month-over-month growth...
August 5th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

Capital Crossroads SID Announces Video Contest for Downtown Office Space

Capital Crossroads SID Announces Video Contest for Downtown Office Space
If downtown is where you want your business to be, Capital Crossroads SID is announcing a video contest in which local businesses will compete for $10,000 towards an office lease within the district. “The SID offers downtown businesses a lot of support, from the time they start looking at space...
August 1st, 2014 | Announcements | Read More

Capital Crossroads SID Discusses Untapped Retail Market Downtown

Capital Crossroads SID Discusses Untapped Retail Market Downtown
If there is one word to describe the retail market downtown, it’s untapped. With $350 million in annual retail spending potential, “We’re the largest untapped retail market in the region,” says Marc Conte, deputy director of research, planning and facilities at Capital Crossroads...
July 8th, 2014 | Trendspotting | Read More

Office Tour Series Brings New Business to Downtown

Office Tour Series Brings New Business to Downtown
Capital Crossroads SID wrapped up a six-part downtown office tour series that brought at least two new businesses to the area. A grant from the Create Columbus Commission made the program possible and also helped the SID launch a searchable online database of available office spaces downtown. “Overall...
June 24th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Sweet Simpliciteas Opens Downtown Shop With Support from Entrepreneur Program

Sweet Simpliciteas Opens Downtown Shop With Support from Entrepreneur Program
A recent addition to the Downtown Columbus landscape is serving dessert teas from a storefront, promoting itself as a convenient location for people working downtown to grab lunch on the go accompanied by flavored teas, hot or iced. Located on 259 S. Third St., Sweet Simpliciteas prides itself of its...
June 20th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Capaciti Introduces High-Speed Business Broadband to Columbus

Capaciti Introduces High-Speed Business Broadband to Columbus
Downtown residents may have noticed some new wireless networks popping up on their devices. Capaciti is behind the fiber-fast networks that offer wireless internet options for businesses and users on the street. “It’s focused on bringing better, faster and cheaper speeds to the business community,”...
May 27th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More