News Announcements

Announcements

Major local news announcements.

Thanks to a new program created by the Economic and Community Development Institute, Central Ohioans will have an opportunity to make money and better their community through small business investment. Every dollar committed to the Invest Local Ohio program will...
NR Media Group acquired video media company Nvision Performance Solutions in May. With 60 to 70 percent of NR's business coming from video production, "It made sense then just to bring this in-house," says Founder Nate Riggs. NR Media Group...
Pitch event WakeUp StartUp is headed to a new location and getting a bit of a facelift for the upcoming year. Originally held at the Technology Commercialization Office at OSU, WakeUp StartUp is now calling COSI home. "COSI really wanted to...
While Eartha Limited was officially started in 2009, it really came into its own in 2011, as evidenced by our annual reader survey that named Eartha the Best New Business of the year. Eartha was founded by entrepreneur Mike...
Finance Fund has named Mark Barbash its chief operating officer. In his new role, Barbash will be responsible for day-to-day operations to advance community development at the statewide  financial non-profit that connects community redevelopment projects in underserved markets with public and private...
If the winners of the 2012 Ohio State University Business Plan Competition are any indication, the future of entrepreneurship is bright. Hosted by OSU's Fisher College of Business, the competition has two tracks: one for members of the public working with...
Three Columbus area businesses have teamed up to create a shopping bag that is not only versatile but environmentally friendly, too. Each year, more than 600,000 tons of waste are created from billboard vinyl in America alone. When the folks...
The Columbus Chamber recently announced the finalists for its Business Summit Awards. The finalists have displayed strengths in one of four categories, and were chosen according to the results of an open nomination process that began in July. More than...