Storytelling

Storytelling

Storytelling

Did you know it is possible to get fresh-from-the-dock seafood that's never been in a warehouse in land-locked Columbus? A one-man operation, Ian Holmes is changing how several Columbus restaurants source their seafood. From Boston to Central Ohio, Coastal Local Seafood brings...
The past several months have been marked with milestones for screen printer Tonic Studios, among them a name change, a move that tripled their space and a five-year anniversary. If you had asked Tonic Studios Founders Andrew Goldsmith and Tasha...
A new local company is building handcrafted bourbon-barrel furniture and homegoods for the rustic Columbus home. Columbus Barrel Co. transforms Kentucky bourbon barrels into custom pieces ranging from furniture to bottle openers. Third-generation woodworkers Curt and CJ Shaver got their...
Thirty-two percent. Would you do something if it had a thirty-two percent success rate? While those odds aren't the worst — they aren't overwhelmingly reassuring. That percentage is the number of business-based or business-related crowdfunding campaigns from our monthly roundups that...
QStart Labs was established in 2008, but its roots go further back. For years, what is now known as QStart was simply the tech team for Columbus-based NCT Ventures and it only serviced NCT portfolio companies, helping them save on technology costs...
Though Steve and Katesha Weaver aren't The Candle Lab's founders, their diligence and hard work have helped the business flourish in the three years they've been at the helm. Today, The Candle Lab offers hand poured soy candles in more...
As a web journalist I'm what you might call a frequent laptop user, so when the LapKeyBoard was brought to my attention, I was eager to learn more about it. Turns out it's wireless and has been built into a...
Tim Friar saw a void in the Central Ohio furniture retail scene and, rather than lament it, decided to fill it himself. Friar, a modern furniture fan, was all too aware of the lack of local retailers selling mid-price pieces...