Day: December 3, 2018

City of Columbus Committed to Inclusion

Committed to Inclusion—Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther recently addressed community members on the City’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. During the update, information was provided on the Disparity Study, The Utilization Report (purchasing has increased from 8.4% to 12.5%  with M/FBEs) and priorities for 2019.  The next community update is Dec. 10  at the Linden Community Center. …

Franklin County Corner – Dec. 1

Franklin County Corner – Dec. 1 Franklin County overview: 33 Agencies. 42 Independently Elected Officials. 39 Appointed Boards, Commissions and Committees. All Buy Goods and Services By Various Methods. We Encourage You to Get to Know Them.  Doing Business with Franklin County Begins with: Vendor Registration Can Be Done Online Registration process By NIGP Commodity…

OhioMBE Awards Top Family Business Nominee: Outreach Promotional Solutions

OhioMBE Awards Top Family Business Nominee: Outreach Promotional Solutions Nevin Bansal Established in 2012, Outreach has expanded beyond legacy family printing company to become a complete marketing solutions provider. With consistent double-digit growth since inception, Outreach has built innovative solutions including its brandstores platform and “elevate” – its digital marketing service for small business. Outreach,…

INCREASE CDC To Close its Doors by the End of the Year

INCREASE CDC To Close its Doors by the End of the Year After 20 years, INCREASE Community Development Corporation (INCREASE CDC) will be ending its small business development services to the community. The organization started out as a ministry of Columbus Christian Center Church in 1999 and has since started over 1,000 businesses in Central…