Columbus entrepreneurs, startups among statewide VentureOhio award winners

Columbus entrepreneurs and startups dominated this year's statewide awards from VentureOhio. The statewide trade group hosted its annual awards dinner last week with guest speakers including Lt. Gov. Jon Husted. In 2018, the state saw a new high of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2019

Why Columbus is the perfect place to start a high-growth company

For entrepreneurs starting new companies, innovators with groundbreaking technologies, and venture capitalists looking to invest in high-growth startups with the potential to disrupt whole industries, Columbus is the place to be. Innovation infrastru.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2020

Dear startups - competition winners offer advice to One Spark creators

Some entrepreneurs go into business because they have an idea that consumes them. That's Dr. Spring Behrouz. Other entrepreneurs go into business because they want to be an entrepreneur. That's Taj Adhav. Behrouz, CEO of NeuroInitiative and 2014 .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018

Columbus developers among regional EY Entrepreneur of the Year winners

The leaders of a Columbus apartment developer and manager advanced in the East Central Region of EY's Entrepreneur of the Year competition. The entrepreneurs are Brian Yeager and Michelle Yeager-Thornton of The Champion Cos. in Westerville. They no.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

UNLOCKED: The BBJ’s 2020 CEO of the Year and Power 10 Award winners

Eddie Brown’s accomplishments are the stuff of legend on Wall Street, never mind just here in Baltimore. The U.S. Army veteran, trained electrical engineer and former T. Rowe Price portfolio manager has grown his firm, Brown Capital Management, fr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2020

See the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award winners for 2020

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave its highest honor, the Top Safety Pick+, to 23 vehicles for 2020. See each vehicle.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 13th, 2020

16 award-winning photos that show the terror, beauty, and joy in giving birth

Katie Torres/IAPBP An international photography group announced the winners of this year's birth photography competition earlier th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 12th, 2020

Group aims to grow local startups capable of landing big dollars

A new group plans to take Orlando’s startup scene to the next level by finding and growing companies that have the chance to make it big.  The Entrepreneurs Alliance of Orlando launched on Jan. 29 at a kickoff event in Winter Park. The organization w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 30th, 2020

5 things every founder should know before they even think about raising money

Morsa Images/Getty Images Dreamers // Doers is a networking community of women entrepreneurs, creatives, and change-makers. Many of their members are founders of startups .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 28th, 2020

Three questions with the president of Ohio"s newest startup network

OhioX, the state's technology and innovation partnership, made its debut in early December 2019. Since then, the organization has been working to increase its outreach, putting a spotlight on the importance of statewide partnerships between startups. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2020

Atlanta entrepreneur picked to lead Google for Startups

Google for Startups announced one of Atlanta’s most successful entrepreneurs and community leaders has partnered with the tech giant to cultivate new startups. Jewel Burks Solomon was named the Head of Google for Startups in the U.S. last week. Sol.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2020

PRESENTING: Even lean startups benefit from a detailed business plan. Here"s a step-by-step guide to writing a winning strategy that will boost your startup"s chance at success.

Dominick Reuter/Business Insider For all of the popularity of pitch decks, business plans still serve an important function for entrepreneurs who are building a business. A 2017 study of more than 1,000 US entrep.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 19th, 2020

Dayton business owner named among world"s top women entrepreneurs

A Dayton business owner has been named among the world's top women entrepreneurs. Lois Elrich, president of Dayton-based water technologies company Solid Blend, is among 113 international winners of the 2020 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards. The .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2020

Providing 401(k)s to Your Employees Just Got Easier. Here"s What You Need to Know

Offering a retirement plan for your employees is now accessible--even for startups--because of the provisions in the SECURE Act. Here's what entrepreneurs need to know to get started......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 15th, 2020

Drive Capital raises $650M in 2 new VC funds for $1.2B under management

Drive Capital LLC has closed two new funds totaling $650 million, one targeting early startups and the other to spur growth in more mature companies throughout the Midwest. In the past year the Columbus venture capital firm doubled to $1.2 billi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2020

3 entrepreneurs at the helm of fashion and retail startups all say Instagram"s decision to hide likes is "for the greater good" — but it will inevitably disrupt how brand marketing works

Reuters In November, Instagram announced it would start experimenting with hiding "li.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 1st, 2020

Year in review: A look back at the 2019 Business Journal award winners

Many high-profile companies and individuals were a part of this year's awards programs at the St. Louis Business Journal. From 40 Under 40 to the Top 150+ Privately Held Companies, we featured many prominent figures and organizations in the St. L.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 28th, 2019

These are the funniest responses from TBBJ award winners in 2019

These are the funniest responses from TBBJ award winners in 2019.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 27th, 2019

BD+C"s 2019 Reconstruction Award Winners

Building Design + Construction.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkDec 19th, 2019

Dayton businesswoman launches permanent space to showcase local entrepreneurs

A Dayton businesswoman who has achieved early success with her mobile fashion boutique is looking to give other local entrepreneurs an opportunity to grow their startups. Tae Winston, owner of Fashion Remedy Boutique LLC, is launching a permanent.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2019

33 of the most heartwarming, funny, and intimate award-winning wedding images from around the world

International Wedding Photographer of the Year/Rafał Donica The winners of The International Wedding Photographer of the Year Awards have be.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 12th, 2019