Posts Tagged ‘TechColumbus’

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

nChannel to get up to $300,000 in funding from TechColumbus

nChannel to get up to $300,000 in funding from TechColumbus
TechColumbus yesterday announced that cloud-based retail solutions provider nChannel Inc. has been approved for up to $300,000 in financing from its Pre-Seed Fund. Headquartered within the TechColumbus incubator, nChannel is developing an easy to use, cloud-based platform that enables retailers to...
November 8th, 2011 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Ted Ford leaving TechColumbus

Ted Ford leaving TechColumbus
TechColumbus announced Tuesday that President and CEO Ted Ford is leaving the organization at the end of the calendar year. Ford was at the helm for six years. The TechColumbus Board of Directors has already launched a search for his successor. “We’ve made tremendous progress, both as an...
October 29th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

Five startups selected for participation in 1492 program

Five startups selected for participation in 1492 program
Five companies were selected last week from a pool of 162 applicants to participate in the second 1492 business launch program, a collaboration between TechColumbus, Columbus State Community College, and Columbus College of Art & Design, with support from the Ohio Third Frontier. The program is...
October 25th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

Columbus ranked #18 for women in biz, local women respond

Columbus ranked #18 for women in biz, local women respond
Forbes recently released its list of the 20 best U.S. cities for women in business and Columbus nabbed the 18th spot. The magazine dubbed our fair city the “dark horse,” despite the fact that in 2008 it was the No. 1 up-and-coming tech city and women-led firms are becoming more prevalent...
October 5th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

Deadline for 2011 TechColumbus Innovation Awards is Oct. 11

Deadline for 2011 TechColumbus Innovation Awards is Oct. 11
The deadline for 2011 TechColumbus Innovation Awards nominations is next Tuesday. The Innovation Awards celebrate and honor individuals and teams for outstanding achievements in business leadership and innovation in numerous industries, including energy, financial services, retail, insurance, and health...
October 4th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

Nominations Open for 2011 TechColumbus Innovation Awards

Nominations Open for 2011 TechColumbus Innovation Awards
The annual TechColumbus Innovation Awards ceremony doesn’t take place until Feb. 2, 2012, but the award nominations have recently opened up for your submissions. This year’s categories include: Outstanding Product (company with fewer than 250 employees) Outstanding Product (company with...
August 28th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

1492 business launch competition starting up again soon

1492 business launch competition starting up again soon
Entrepreneurs, mark your calendars. The 1492 business launch competition is setting sail for a second voyage. Held for the first time two years ago, 1492 is designed to find and nurture viable business concepts. The competition will come on the heels of the next Columbus Startup Weekend, which kicks...
August 10th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More