Posts Tagged ‘elizabeth lessner’

Behind the Scenes: Columbus Food League

Behind the Scenes: Columbus Food League
Elizabeth Lessner is building her Columbus food empire with eight restaurants across the city and more concepts on the way. While her name is well-known around town, behind her is a team of jack-of-all trades rockstars that share her same passion and drive. As any small business or entrepreneur knows,...
February 26th, 2014 | Behind the Scenes | Read More

2013 Entrepreneur of the Year: Elizabeth Lessner

2013 Entrepreneur of the Year: Elizabeth Lessner
Chances are you have eaten at a Liz Lessner restaurant. With six hot-spots in the Columbus Food League, two more concepts on the way, and other irons in the fire, her creatively-themed dining options offer some of the most popular food in town. Creating eight restaurants is no small feat, and Columbus...
December 27th, 2013 | Announcements, News | Read More

Lessner dishes on Columbus Food League’s present, future

Lessner dishes on Columbus Food League’s present, future
A lot has happened since The Metropreneur profiled Elizabeth Lessner a little over two years ago. During that time, her restaurants’ parent company rebranded itself as the Columbus Food League (it was formerly Betty’s Family of Restaurants) and announced plans for three additional eateries:...
September 25th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

On-street parking critical for small businesses survival

On-street parking critical for small businesses survival
Columbus’s Department of Public Service will install about 130 new parking meters along High Street between Goodale Avenue and Mound Street before the end of this year. It’s a controversial plan, and one that could have a considerable impact on shops and restaurants in the city’s urban...
September 6th, 2012 | Trendspotting | Read More

formula AM now available in Short North

formula AM now available in Short North
Two years ago, a team of local entrepreneurs, designers, and doctors set out to find a cure for a common ailment: the hangover. After intense research, development, and testing, formula AM has been launched publicly and is available exclusively in Columbus. The formula AM beverage is formulated to rapidly...
October 22nd, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

SWACO Lifts Recycling Restrictions

SWACO Lifts Recycling Restrictions
On March 1, the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio’s board of trustees approved a resolution that waives all SWACO fees for those who recycle source-separated materials. In other words, if a business chooses to separate recyclables for collection in Franklin County or a contiguous county, it...
March 30th, 2011 | Governance | Read More

At Work: Eartha Limited is Making Columbus Greener

At Work: Eartha Limited is Making Columbus Greener
Mike Minnix has been interested in natural resources and environmental sustainability for quite some time. Originally from Columbus, Minnix went to Ohio Dominican for college, where he played football and had the goal of becoming a park ranger. When an injury ended his football days, he went to the...
March 17th, 2011 | At Work | Read More

Local Businesspeople to Discuss Social Entrepreneurship on Tuesday

Local Businesspeople to Discuss Social Entrepreneurship on Tuesday
Social entrepreneurship is an idea that has been getting a lot of press recently. When people talk about social entrepreneurship, they’re typically referring to enterprises that attempt to affect change by applying the principles of business and entrepreneurship to social problems. In the world...
February 18th, 2011 | Upcoming Events | Read More