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The Big Give: Shining a Light on Local Nonprofits

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Big Give: Shining a Light on Local Nonprofits

Ever since HOMAGE first launched in 2007, the mission of the company has been focused on one thing: telling stories. Founder Ryan Vesler says that while many of their customers buy tshirts and clothing items that honor a sports legend, on the back end the company finds significant ways to connect those purchases with important […]

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HOMAGE Moving Short North Store to High Street

Walker Evans Walker Evans HOMAGE Moving Short North Store to High Street

Exactly four years ago today, HOMAGE transformed from an internet-based tshirt business into a brick-and-mortar icon in the Short North when owner Ryan Vesler opened up his very first retail store at 17 East Brickel Street. To celebrate that momentous occassion, the team at HOMAGE is announced today plans to shut the store down and […]

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HOMAGE Expanding to Cincinnati with Over-the-Rhine Store

Walker Evans Walker Evans HOMAGE Expanding to Cincinnati with Over-the-Rhine Store

Local retro apparel company HOMAGE is expanding their retail footprint once again at a rate of a new store every two years. Founder Ryan Vesler took the online business into a brick-and-mortar Short North shop in 2010, and then grew it into a larger Easton store in 2012. This Fall, HOMAGE will make a Cincinnati […]

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Shop Talk: HOMAGE

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre Shop Talk: HOMAGE

Click here to view more photos of the new HOMAGE store at Easton Ryan Vesler readily admits that in 2007 −when he was packing T-shirts in his parents’ basement− if you’d asked whether he thought HOMAGE would ever have two shops in Columbus, he probably would have given you a funny look. However, the HOMAGE brand […]

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First Look: HOMAGE at Easton

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: HOMAGE at Easton

The new HOMAGE at Easton opened its doors yesterday for a soft opening with a grand opening planned for this weekend. The new store is larger than the original Short North location and features a larger range of products. HOMAGE retains its focus on vintage-like sports apparel and the decor of the new shop oozes […]

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The Buzz: Two Local Companies Team Up for Ad Campaign

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre The Buzz: Two Local Companies Team Up for Ad Campaign

What happens when you combine a half-pound double cheeseburger, a vintage style T-shirt, and an iconic slogan? Homegrown magic. By now, it’s likely you’ve seen the Wendy’s TV commercial for Dave’s Hot ‘N Juicy Cheeseburger in which a young man wearing a “Where’s the Beef?” T-shirt doesn’t understand why people are calling out the phrase […]

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Ryan Vesler Opening HOMAGE Store in Short North

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre Ryan Vesler Opening HOMAGE Store in Short North

From TheMetropreneur.com: HOMAGE Thriving, Opening Short North Store By Melanie McIntyre on August 18, 2010 Chances are, if you have eyes and have been in Columbus during college football season, you’ve seen Ryan Vesler’s work firsthand. That “Script Ohio” T-shirt? He designed it. In fact, HOMAGE, the company Vesler founded in 2007, sells about a […]

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