Posts Tagged ‘Local Events’

Best of Leadercast 2012

Press Release: Best of Leadercast 2012 sparkspace will be hosting The Best of Leadercast 2012. There will be a replay of the highest rated speakers from the May 4th Leadercast event and a facilitated discussion around the ideas and insights that are shared. During the event there will also be a special...
September 10th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Registration for mayor’s Small Business Conference now open

Registration for mayor’s Small Business Conference now open
The 10th annual Mayor’s Small Business Conference and Expo will be held Oct. 3 at the Hyatt Regency Columbus at the Greater Columbus Convention Center from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Online registration opens today. This year’s theme is ”Go forward: driving local economic growth through...
August 13th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Event Review: Wakeup Startup

Event Review: Wakeup Startup
Wakeup Startup is a monthly event held at the OSU Technology Commercialization Office in the South Campus Gateway, where three startups pitch their business concepts in 10 minutes or less, a panel of judges provide feedback, and the audience engages with a rapid-fire Q&A session. The event kicks...
July 17th, 2012 | Event Reviews | Read More

Columbus to host 2013 Black Enterprise Conference + Expo

Columbus to host 2013 Black Enterprise Conference + Expo
One of the nation’s largest events for African-American business owners is coming to Columbus in 2013. The Black Enterprise Conference + Expo will be held at the newly constructed Hilton Columbus Downtown May 15-18. It is expected to draw more than 1,500 entrepreneurs from across the country. “Bringing...
May 21st, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Columbus Chamber hosts 2012 annual meeting February 22

Columbus Chamber hosts 2012 annual meeting February 22
The Columbus Chamber will host its annual meeting tomorrow morning at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. This year’s focus will emphasize the organization’s intensified commitment to strengthening businesses in the Columbus region. “Our Annual Meeting will be a vibrant celebration,”...
February 21st, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Nancy Kramer to deliver keynote address at Chamber’s 2012 annual meeting

Nancy Kramer to deliver keynote address at Chamber’s 2012 annual meeting
The Columbus Chamber’s 2012 Annual Meeting will start at 7:30 a.m. on Feb. 22 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center’s Battelle Grand. Nancy Kramer, founder and chairman of Resource Interactive, has been announced as this year’s keynote speaker. “As we considered our theme, ‘it...
January 31st, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Best Entrepreneurial Event of 2011: Startup Weekend

Best Entrepreneurial Event of 2011: Startup Weekend
There are many different types of entrepreneurial events in Columbus. From the smaller casual networking events to the larger annual award ceremonies. In 2011, the event that stood out as the best for entrepreneurs was the annual Startup Weekend Columbus, which took place Oct. 7-9 at the Loann Crane...
December 28th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

Meet the participants of the 1492 business accelerator

Meet the participants of the 1492 business accelerator
Global Entrepreneurship Week takes starts tomorrow and runs through Nov. 20. One way to celebrate locally is by attending a meet-and-greet with the startup teams who were recently selected for participation in the 1492 business accelerator program. The five startup businesses are Azoti, Capstone Innovations,...
November 13th, 2011 | Upcoming Events | Read More