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Medical Marijuana is Finally Rolling Out – Are Employers Ready?

At this time of year, businesses often revise their employment policies to be consistent with new laws that frequently go into effect at the...

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New App Shuffle Curates User-Generated Lists of Favorite Places

Whether you are in search of Columbus' best brunches, top boutiques, great dive bars or recommended spots for family fun, a new app is...

How Mobile Fundraising Platform DraftMates Created a Better Way to Give

Columbus native Matt Golis moved to California during the dot-com boom of the late ‘90s and early 2000s, and started an online payments company...

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Finalists, Judges Chosen for Philanthropitch Columbus

From a field of over 50 applicants, six local non-profits have been selected for the inaugural Philanthropitch Columbus competition. The social enterprise fast pitch...

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The Determined Entrepreneur Program Wants to Take Business Owners to the Next Level

A new 12-week entrepreneurship program is coming to Columbus in September. The Determined Entrepreneur Program is designed for owners who have typically been in business a...

News Roundup: Root Valued at $1B, New Leadership at the Idea Foundry, Columbus’ Inc....

A $1 billion dollar valuation, a global acquisition and national recognition for continued success - Columbus companies are growing. Learn more about the businesses...

Entrepreneurial Event 1 Million Cups Launches Columbus Chapter

A new entrepreneurship program is launching in Central Ohio. July 11 marks the inaugural meet up of 1 Million Cups Columbus. Launched by the Ewing Marion...
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Crowdfunding Roundup – August 2017

After a few slow months in the crowdfunding world, August sees a surge of new campaigns. From mead to fidget spinners, let's dive in: The...

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Top 10 Business Success Stories of 2018

Another potential unicorn tops the list of The Metropreneur's Top Business Success Stories of the year.  In March, Root CEO Alex Timm talked with The...

Top 10 Entrepreneurs of 2018

To say 2018 was a big year for Pursuit Founder Nate DeMars is really an understatement. Expansions and historic partnerships marked a calendar year...

Top 10 Startups of 2018

Transportation startup EmpowerBus earned readers' attention as the Top Startup of the year. Launched in 2017, EmpowerBus is focused on upward mobility, providing reliable and...

Top 10 Small Business Resources of 2018

For the sixth year in a row, readers and editors of The Metropreneur have ranked ECDI as the Top Small Business Resource...

Profits from LifeCare Alliance Social Enterprise L.A. Catering Help to Subsidize...

Founded in 2002, L.A. Catering is one of LifeCare Alliance’s two social enterprise divisions. LifeCare Alliance has been serving the local community...

2018 Year in Review: July – December

We're ringing in the New Year by taking a look back at some of the biggest stories and most interesting headlines from...

2018 Year in Review: January – June

We're ringing in the New Year by taking a look back at some of the biggest stories and most interesting headlines from...

ECDI Celebrates the 2018 Entrepreneurial Journey

One of the main objectives of ECDI is to meet each client where they are. In 2018, ECDI launched Lending Circles—a program...

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