Weekend News Roundup

Weekly small business and entrepreneurial news bites.

Biz Grants to Help 18 Local Startups The Economic and Community Development Institute and INCREASE Community Development Corp. are among eight Ohio nonprofit organizations receiving  funding that will aid the small business development and create and retain jobs in the private...
The SBB Relaunches Its Website The Small Business Beanstalk recently revamped its website, TheSBB.com, to make it more user-friendly for the public as well as its administrators. The local business cooperative's officials say the new site works faster, offers more information,...
One aspect of Ohio’s new business tax code that makes the state attractive to entrepreneurs launching small businesses is that there is no tax on the first $1 million of gross receipts, according to Ohio Means Business. Wonderland Columbus...
INCREASE Community Development Corp. is seeking nominations for its Micro Entrepreneur of the Year awards. Seven small business owners with five or fewer employees will be honored. The Columbus Partnership now has $23 million in pledges from public and...
Ohio's Enterprise Appalachia makes it easier for entrepreneurs to gain access to existing knowledge and labor by leveraging academic centers, skilled labor, and support services when starting a small business and bringing new products to market.  "Ohio Means Business" show...