Posts Tagged ‘TechColumbus’

Local investment fuels startup culture abroad

Local investment fuels startup culture abroad
In early March, “The Washington Post” reported Secretary of State John Kerry’s release of immediate aid to Egypt in an effort to boost economic development and inspire additional reform. Columbus-based inmobly, whose PAUL app The Metropreneur recently spotlighted, was born out of...
April 12th, 2013 | Expert Perspective | Read More

Ford to lead AEE Ohio

Ford to lead AEE Ohio
Former TechColumbus President and CEO Ted Ford has landed a new gig. Advanced Energy Economy Ohio announced last week that Ford has been appointed its new president and CEO. He was selected from a national search. “Ted brings with him a wealth of experience in nonprofit leadership, innovation...
January 14th, 2013 | Announcements | Read More

New TechColumbus CEO talks startups, young people, job creation

New TechColumbus CEO talks startups, young people, job creation
Though Tom Walker hadn’t lived in the capital city prior to starting his job as CEO of TechColumbus, he was familiar with it. After earning a bachelor’s degree in aerospace and mechanical engineering from the University of Oklahoma, Walker launched his career at Columbus-based Battelle,...
November 12th, 2012 | Expert Perspective | Read More

eEvent working on new event marketing engine fueled by good deeds

eEvent working on new event marketing engine fueled by good deeds
eEvent is refining its offerings to fit customer demand, and the $250,000 investment it recently received from TechColumbus will surely help. The funding has not only allowed the three men behind the event marketing engine −Andi Sie, Edy Sulistyo, and Lawrence Samantha− to devote themselves to it...
April 4th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Winners of 2011 TechColumbus Innovation Awards announced

Winners of 2011 TechColumbus Innovation Awards announced
The 2011 TechColumbus Innovation Awards, which recognize business leaders and companies for their achievements and leadership in the realms of technology and innovation, were held last night. “Tonight’s honorees confirm that the present is strong and the future is bright,” said Tim...
February 3rd, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

TechColumbus awards $350,000 to seven companies

TechColumbus awards $350,000 to seven companies
TechColumbus awarded TechGenesis grants totaling $350,000 to seven local pre-seed companies during the last half of 2011. Those companies are: • Acceptd LLC, which has developed a Web-based prescreening tool designed to streamline the admissions process for fine arts colleges and programs. •...
January 24th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

1492 Demo Day to be held next week

1492 Demo Day to be held next week
For 11 weeks, five local startups have refined their business concepts in preparation for the 1492 Accelerator Demo Day Wednesday at the Canzani Center at 60 Cleveland Ave. on Columbus College of Art & Design’s campus. Registration and networking begins at 2:30 p.m., and demonstrations and...
January 4th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Best Business Incubator of 2011: TechColumbus

Best Business Incubator of 2011: TechColumbus
Business incubators give startups the opportunity to launch their ideas with less risk and fewer up-front expenses. They can provide funding, physical space, expert advisers and several amenities. According to your votes, TechColumbus −which not only provides business incubation services to tech startups,...
December 27th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More