Storytelling Business Profiles

Business Profiles

Profiles of local small businesses and entrepreneurs.

In late 2010, Amy Clark's photography business began to outgrow her in-home studio, so she launched a search for a new workspace that would complement her creative needs and her clients' tastes. She found that space at 1242 N....
In less than a year, the mother-daughter duo behind LuLu & Max has brought to market more than 50 handmade products designed to cleanse, soothe, refresh, and beautify. Natural ingredients, like mushroom extract and lavender essential oil, are used in...
New web-based employee scheduling software aims to eliminate paper, reduce overtime, and ensure shift coverage. Since eWebSchedule −developed by a Westerville company of the same name− is cloud-based, schedules can be modified anytime, anywhere to accommodate time-off requests or the need...
Showing your city / state / university pride in t-shirt form has become a part of nearly every wardrobe. Columbus-based Where I'm From is outfitting the proud of Ohio with its line of locally-made t-shirts and apparel. The name says...
Two friends are out to create an oasis for the health-minded Columbus consumer. Native Cold Pressed will open their Short-North doors to serve raw, organic cold pressed juices. Co-Owners Nicole Salvo and Erin Thacker are gearing up for a February...
Janine Holsinger worked in the bankruptcy field for the last six years− on the creditor's side of the law, purchasing houses on behalf banks in foreclosure cases and filing garnishments on debtors, before switching to a debtor's rights firm...
Larry Tracewell has started a string of successful electronics companies and has multiple patents for product design, mostly in electronic packaging. He's also started several high-tech electronics companies over the years. One product he designed for a customer has the...
Veteran hospital fundraiser Bill Mountcastle recently launched a Columbus-based consulting firm aimed at improving the fundraising performance of academic medical centers, health systems, community hospitals, and health organizations. The firm, Health Philanthropy Services Group, is comprised of senior health care philanthropy...