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Frequently Asked Questions of prominent local entrepreneurs and small business experts.

Throughout March, The Metropreneur has focused on local organizations that offer programs designed to help businesses be more environmentally friendly, businesses with exceptional green policies, and businesses that offer green products or services. Sara Rampersaud is the president and CEO of Eco Assist...
After reading a rundown of Wil Schroter's professional accomplishments, it's crystal clear he has a mind for business. Schroter founded Blue Diesel, one of the first Web design companies, in 1994 at the ripe old age of 19. He landed...
These days, it seems everyone is seeing “green.” Interest in designing, constructing, working, and living in environmentally-friendly buildings has increased considerably and shows little chance of letting up. As owner/principal at Greenovate, Tyler Steele, for one, is capitalizing on those...
Kacey Brankamp knows the ins and outs of downtown Columbus's retail scene like it's her job. Actually, as retail recruiter for the Capital Crossroads Special Improvement District, it is her job. "I play a matchmaker role with business owners and available...
Though just about every man, woman, and child on Earth owns a T-shirt, not everyone owns a custom T-shirt. But a trip −virtual or offline− to Skreened can change all that. The Clintonville-based company specifically manufactures one-off T-shirts and apparel using...
The Columbus Chamber has reaffirmed its commitment to public policy and cultivating local relationships in order to stay on top of legislative issues affecting its members. In fact, that commitment lead the Chamber to hire Kristen Easterday earlier this...
TheMetropreneur.com is built around providing a space to share resources and information about the extensive startup community in Columbus. The city shows tremendous support for small businesses and entrepreneurs through a variety of ever-expanding resources. As Vice President, Community...
Executive Coach Artie Isaac has been encouraging successful people toward greater creativity and effectiveness for decades. By starting with asking questions, Isaac helps guide executives to better practices that change not just their lives, but have a ripple effect...