Posts Tagged ‘downtown’

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

Intelligent Office Brings Customizable Office Services to Downtown

Intelligent Office Brings Customizable Office Services to Downtown
Whether you need a 614 number, a receptionist or an office for a few hours, Intelligent Office offers a suite of solutions that any small business or entrepreneur can customize to fit their needs. Otto Beatty, owner of E.E. Ward and small business champion, heads the Columbus branch of the franchised...
April 29th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Moonlight Market to Bring Holiday Retail Downtown This Saturday

Moonlight Market to Bring Holiday Retail Downtown This Saturday
It may be a short holiday shopping season, but one event is bringing local vendors together for some last-minute holiday shopping. Shoppers can head downtown to Gay Street for the December Holiday Moonlight Market this Saturday, December 14th. Gay Street stays hopping late with the typically outdoor...
December 12th, 2013 | Local Events, Upcoming Events | Read More

Local Children’s Apparel Line Finds Downtown Storefront

Local Children’s Apparel Line Finds Downtown Storefront
Another downtown retail space will be filled thanks to the KickStart 2 competition. Children’s clothing designers Team Chipmunk will soon have a retail storefront just south of the Columbus Commons on Third Street. Owner Liz Bourgeois outfits tiny tots with her classic hand-crafted designs. Team...
November 29th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Sweet Simpliciteas Bringing Unique Tea Blends to Downtown Storefront

Sweet Simpliciteas Bringing Unique Tea Blends to Downtown Storefront
The Downtown crowd will have a new option for their caffeine fix early next year. Sweet Simpliciteas will open their doors on Third Street just South of the Columbus Commons to serve up unique flavors of hand-blended tea. Sweet Simpliciteas is one of two winners of the KickStart 2 competition. The prize...
November 26th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More