Everything good about business is built on connections—and the best way to stay connected to the Central Ohio’s entrepreneurial sector is to attend an entrepreneur event or two each month. You’ll make contacts and friends.

Here’s what’s coming soon to a venue near you.


9:30 a.m.
Talkin’ Trello: Reduce Your Task Management Effort to Increase Focus on Your “Zone of Genius”
Who knew that a FREE project and task management tool could be so powerful? In this TIGER Workshop, Brittany Dixon will lead participants through the basics of Trello and provide strategies for how to manage our never-ending lists of projects, tasks, and ideas and more efficiently so that we can actually reach our goals! EVENT DETAILS

11:30 a.m.
11 Sources of Capital for Startups
Do you want to create a business that can scale to generate $50MM+ in 5 years? No matter what size startup you are seeking to build, you need capital. EVENT DETAILS

8:30 a.m.
Women’s Leadership Conference 2019
On Friday, June 28, 2019, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Columbus and the Women’s Small Business Accelerator (WSBA) will partner with Brady Ware & Company to present the 2nd Annual Women’s Leadership Conference and Awards Luncheon. EVENT DETAILS

5:30 p.m.
Startup Grind Columbus Hosts Rick Harrison Wolfe, North Market
As Executive Director, Rick leads the historic North Market with a focus on being “best in class”​. Annually more than 1.5 million people visit North Market making it one of the most successful public markets in the country and a significant economic engine and attraction for central Ohio. EVENT DETAILS

11:00 a.m.
Workshop: Attracting and Retaining Top Startup Talent
When should you start thinking about hiring? Long before you need it, says Lora Zotter, Director of Talent Programs at Rev1 Ventures. During this session, Lora will guide you in creating a scalable hiring process to attract the best talent for your startup. EVENT DETAILS

11:30 a.m.
July Founder’s Story: Hoa Pyles McManus, SHARE Co-Founder and Chief of Culture
As Chief of Culture, Hoa Pyles McManus leads the vision on how a sharing economy can impact a company and community. Join us at our July Founder’s Story to hear how Hoa is driven to help people and communities that look like Columbus. EVENT DETAILS

5:30 p.m.
Startup Grind: Growing a bank in the heartland > The Heartland Bank story
Gregory Scott McComb is Chairman & CEO of Heartland Bank in Whitehall, Ohio. Heartland Bank Scott joined Heartland in 1999 after being an entrepreneur for over 10 years. EVENT DETAILS

7:30 a.m.
Columbus Smart Business Dealmakers Conference
Every year Smart Business Dealmakers Conference connects thousands of local dealmakers, including middle-market CEOs, top PE and VC firms, major lenders and leading service providers. With sessions ranging from raising capital to buying and selling companies to alternative asset investing, our conferences cover the breadth of the M&A landscape. EVENT DETAILS