Weekend News Roundup

Weekly small business and entrepreneurial news bites.

Central Ohio startups are staying put, even after acquisition, according to a recent report from TechColumbus. Oxiem Interactive has relocated from the Dublin Entrepreneurial Center to its own office. International businesses will see Columbus as an opportunity, according to...
One list, 75 Tech Startups in Central Ohio TechLife Ohio has published a list of 75 technology firms, their principals, and their URLs to highlight the local tech community's newest members and rising stars. The list, compiled by TechLife Columbus...
President Obama on Sept. 27 signed into law a $42 billion bill aimed at helping small businesses− a sign of hope, says Edward Lukco of the Ohio Small Business Development Centers. Conceptual renderings showcasing retail opportunities along Wall Street...
Former Iams owner Clayton Mathile put $130 million toward launching and funding Dayton-based Aileron. Since its opening, more than 20,000 small business owners and their employees have taken the institute's business classes, used its resources, and gotten counseling to...
Columbus Chamber 2011 Blue Chip Economic Forecast Video Now Online: Prior to the above forecast, Bill LaFayette told The Metropreneur about potential small business growth sectors in Central Ohio.  In Other News... Ted Ford, president and CEO of TechColumbus, discussed the nonprofit...
Columbus's office market has experienced its seventh straight quarter of increased vacancies. For the July-to-September period, the vacancy rate in Columbus rose to 18.1 percent, up from 16.3 percent during the same quarter in 2009, according to data released...
An expansive package of tax reforms has made Ohio more business friendly, according to a white paper in which Inc. magazine editors explore the ideal location selection model for business startups. The Executive MBA program at The Ohio State...
Columbus2020! was awarded an honorable mention by Site Selection on Monday when the magazine issued its yearly list of top economic development groups. Small Business Beanstalk Director Wolf Starr will serve as guest bartender at The Hills Market Charity...