Category: OhioMBE

Frank W. Watson Scholarship

  Please consider making a donation to the Frank W. Watson Scholarship. The scholarship provides financial assistance to local students seeking post-secondary education.  Donate while you shop with Kroger Rewards at http://bit.ly/2maJa4t  Our rewards number is 24581. If you shop…

Business Profile: Judith Politi Interior Design

Judith Politi Interior Design, Incorporated is an EDGE, DBE, FBE, WBENC, WOSB, SDB and LEDE certified full service design firm specializing in high-end residential and commercial interiors. Judith has been a member of the Interior Design community for over 28 years.…

4 Ways to Support the Next Generation of Women in Small Business

Women’s History Month dates back to the 1980s, when it was first a weeklong celebration before being extended by a Congressional resolution. Celebrations during the month of March typically include mentions of notable women throughout history. Some of them are…

Plan an Employee Appreciation Day

  Showing appreciation to your staff doesn’t mean you have to break your budget in the process. Here are some inexpensive suggestions for how you can give your employees the royal treatment. Bring on the bagels. Bring a special breakfast…

Rishi Bhanot Awarded Frederick J. Yates Memorial Scholarship

  Rishi Bhanot, President Bear Environmental LLC Awarded as The Frederick J. Yates Memorial Scholarship Diversity Business – 2017 Award Recipient Rishi Bhanot was born and raised in Southern West Virginia where he lived until attending the University of Pittsburgh in 2001.…

publisher’s note: Resist!

By Ronda Watson Barber OhioMBE Publisher How are your resistance efforts going?  This is the fourth column this year that I have asked the question and encouraged the community to Resist! Speak up! Fight the power. Mentor. Volunteer. Register to…

Ohio employers earn cash and kudos for creative safety solutions

  OhioMBE Top FBE, Cathy Holloway, wins People’s Choice Award COLUMBUS – The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) recently presented individual awards of up to $6,000 to five Ohio employers who developed innovative solutions to reduce potential workplace injuries.…

OhioMBE Procurement Fairs: Making New Connections

The OhioMBE Procurement Fairs have been introducing small and minority owned business to purchasing opportunities for the past four years.  Business owners are allotted 15 minutes appointments to meet one-on-one to promote their product/service to organizations interested in purchasing inclusion.…

The March 15 issue of OhioMBE is online

This issue of OhioMBE features the OhioMBE Procurement Fairs, a biz directory, collection of upcoming events and business tips. OhioMBE – March 15, 2017 (pdf version) View this publication on CalaméoPublish at Calaméo or browse the library.