Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneurs’

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

Best Entrepreneurial Support of 2013: ECDI

Best Entrepreneurial Support of 2013: ECDI
The Economic and Community Development Institute earned the stop spot for Entrepreneurial Support for 2013. Variety is the name of the game at ECDI, with several specialized resources to help all manner of entrepreneurs. The ECDI powers the Women’s Business Center of Ohio. With a mission to, “Act...
December 27th, 2013 | Announcements, News | Read More

Small Business Development Center has Abundant Educational Resources for Small Businesses

Small Business Development Center has Abundant Educational Resources for Small Businesses
The Small Business Development Center at Columbus State Community College has a robust offering of resources for small businesses with an attractive price tag – free. From an entrepreneur with an idea to an established business, Certified Business Advisors help an owner with everything from starting...
October 21st, 2013 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

10X Tuesday: Startup Accelerator Mentors New Class of Entrepreneurs

10X Tuesday: Startup Accelerator Mentors New Class of Entrepreneurs
The 10X Startup Accelerator is developing its fourth group of entrepreneurs. Since 2011, the accelerator is bringing together various community groups to create an unparalleled mentorship network for startups. During the 10-week program, entrepreneurs learn the ins and outs of what it takes to create...
October 15th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

TechColumbus Rebrands & Re-Focuses on Startups

TechColumbus Rebrands & Re-Focuses on Startups
Tom Walker took over the reigns at TechColumbus over a year ago, implementing a wave of change. TechColumbus is repositioning their focus on entrepreneurs while implementing a rebrand of their own. “Where can TechColumbus provide the most value on the economic scene?” Walker asked. The answer...
October 14th, 2013 | Announcements, News | Read More

Spinelli’s Deli Local Yumminess Program to Support Area Food-Based Businesses

Spinelli’s Deli Local Yumminess Program to Support Area Food-Based Businesses
Spinelli’s Deli in Victorian Village wants to help other food-based businesses get their products in front of customers just in time for the holiday season. Owner Joe Spinelli is searching for about two dozen entrepreneurs to sell their goodies through a program called Local Yumminess. Spinelli...
September 20th, 2013 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Upper Arlington Promotes Professional Small Business Development

Upper Arlington Promotes Professional Small Business Development
The small businesses and entrepreneurs calling Upper Arlington home reflect the professional nature of the community. UA has a stable, educated population with over 70 percent of residents holding a Bachelor’s degree and home ownership rates exceeding 80 percent. UA Chamber of Commerce President...
September 17th, 2013 | Regional Spotlight | Read More

Registration Now Open for 11th Small Business Conference & Expo

Registration Now Open for 11th Small Business Conference & Expo
Mayor Coleman hosts the 11th annual Small Business Conference & Expo September 26-27 at the Hyatt Regency Columbus at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. The two-day event will focus on all things small business, offering a variety of interactive workshops, sessions, luncheons and speakers, as...
September 16th, 2013 | Upcoming Events | Read More