Posts Tagged ‘technology-based businesses’

BarterQue makes local small business bartering easier

BarterQue makes local small business bartering easier
Josh Watters and Larry Scott think small business bartering is a fact of entrepreneurial life that needs to be better facilitated, and that’s just what their startup aims to do. Created during Startup Weekend Columbus, BarterQue was developed with freelancers and new businesses in mind. Unlike...
April 6th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Ohio TechAngels invest in early-stage startups

Ohio TechAngels invest in early-stage startups
Established in 2004, the Ohio TechAngels invest in early-stage Ohio-based ventures in the information technology, advanced materials, and medical technology fields. Money for OTA’s funds comes from the Ohio Third Frontier program and more than 280 investors, making it one of the largest angel...
March 9th, 2012 | Entrepreneurial Support | 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

CallCopy secures venture capital to continue rapid growth

CallCopy secures venture capital to continue rapid growth
CallCopy is an example of a local success story that you may not yet be aware of, but by all means should. This startup provides high-tech call recording and contact center solutions for many large corporate clients, and has grown rapidly in its short five year life span. Born out of a project originally...
November 28th, 2011 | Business Profiles | Read More

10-x joins prestigious TechStars Network

10-x joins prestigious TechStars Network
The 10-xelerator is now a member of the TechStars Network, an invitation-only, White House-sponsored alliance of independent startup accelerator programs that provide seed funding and mentorship to innovative entrepreneurs. 10-x, lead by The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business, will...
November 9th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

10-xelerator accepting applications for Winter 2012

10-xelerator accepting applications for Winter 2012
Do you have an idea for a tech startup that you want to launch? Would you like free hands-on assistance from local mentors and experts? Would you also like $20,000 to get your startup up and running? Well, then you’re looking in the right place. The 10-xelerator is now accepting applications for...
September 20th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

2Checkout.com expanding headquarters in Columbus

2Checkout.com expanding headquarters in Columbus
Online payment services company 2Checkout.com is in the process of expanding its headquarters in Central Ohio, with the assistance of the city of Columbus. Last week, Mayor Michael Coleman and members of Columbus City Council supported a 25 percent, five-year Job Growth Incentive package that provides...
September 18th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More

Five local firms ranked in the Inc 500 list

Five local firms ranked in the Inc 500 list
The annual Inc. magazine 500 list ranks the fastest growing companies in the United States, and five Central Ohio firms made the cut. They are: Znode (#223) Mission Essential Personnel (#235) CallCopy (#412) Tower Wireless (#444) Bluemile (#445) Congrats to the companies recognized for their growth!...
September 5th, 2011 | Announcements | Read More