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Flexibility Attracting Business of All Shapes & Sizes to Coworking

Susan Post Susan Post Flexibility Attracting Business of All Shapes & Sizes to Coworking

Five years ago, Columbusites would have struggled to find even a handful of coworking spaces in the city. Now, there’s over 25 to choose from, representing small, single-location operations, to locally-owned franchises, to national chains. Coworking spaces bring a spectrum of workers from different businesses together to a communal office where they can choose a […]

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Military Values and Work Ethic Drives Tech Startup Dark Rhino Security

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Military Values and Work Ethic Drives Tech Startup Dark Rhino Security

The reality of running a tech startup is that success and longevity are often uncertain. For network security firm Dark Rhino Security, founded in 2017 to almost instantaneous success, honest and direct communication is key to a flourishing business. Chief Executive Officer Kevin Casey founded the company in the spring of 2017, bringing on Chief Revenue […]

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Industrious Signs on as First Tenant at Pizzuti Companies’ Development

Susan Post Susan Post Industrious Signs on as First Tenant at Pizzuti Companies’ Development

New York-based coworking company Industrious will add its second Columbus location at 875 N. High St. The former site of Grandview Mercantile, Industrious will occupy the third and fourth floors of Pizzuti Companies’ mixed-use development. It’s the second location in the neighborhood for Industrious which opened on the fourth floor of The Joseph at 629 […]

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Fiber Company with Columbus Roots Works for Sustainability in Kyrgyzstan

Randi Walle Randi Walle Fiber Company with Columbus Roots Works for Sustainability in Kyrgyzstan

June Cashmere has been selling ethical cashmere all over the world since 2016. Owner Sy Belohlavek moved from Columbus to Kyrgyzstan with his wife and children in 2010 to begin researching and planning a cashmere business.  Today, more than 100 vendors offer June Cashmere yarn, including local Dublin shop Knitting Temptations. Prior to 2010, Belohlavek […]

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Shop Talk: Father-Son Duo Carry On Legacy of 130-Year-Old Business

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Father-Son Duo Carry On Legacy of 130-Year-Old Business

Beck & Orr Book Binding has been part of the Columbus community for over a century. The business was started in 1888 by a book binder (Beck) and a printer (Orr) at State & Third. After moving locations a few times, the business has been settled at 3097 W. Broad St. for the last 28 […]

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Columbus Humane Takes Over Eat Purr Love Cat Cafe

Susan Post Susan Post Columbus Humane Takes Over Eat Purr Love Cat Cafe

Since Clintonville’s Eat Purr Love opened in September of 2016, over 300 of Columbus Humane’s felines have found their forever homes. Now Columbus Humane will go from partnership to ownership of the cat cafe as Founder Chrissy Kuras moves out of state. Columbus Humane and Kuras worked together even before the cat cafe opened to […]

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MyCannX Looks to Form Medical Cannabis Network Built on Outreach, Education

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega MyCannX Looks to Form Medical Cannabis Network Built on Outreach, Education

MyCannX, a Maryland-based company focused on community outreach and education around medical marijuana, is making the move to Ohio. As the state nears its September 8 deadline to make the drug available to patients, MyCannX — currently operating in Maryland and Washington D.C. — is beginning to establish its Ohio network of potential patients, physicians […]

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