TechLounge: Central Ohio Technology | Entrepreneurs | Innovation
E.ON Climate and Renewables (EC&R) North America, one of the world’s largest owners of renewable energy projects, has begun utilizing software developed by geoAMPS, a Columbus-area technology company, to help manage its many wind energy projects in the United States and Canada.
The Chicago-based energy company is the principal North American subsidiary of E.ON A.G., the world’s largest investor-owned utility. EC&R is using the geoAMPS software product altAMPS to help manage…Continue
Added by Dan Liggett on April 10, 2013 at 10:47am — No Comments
Forty Under 40 is an annual honors program organized by Columbus Business First, a business news publication serving the Central Ohio area.…Continue
Added by Dan Liggett on April 9, 2013 at 12:33pm — No Comments
e-Cycle Mobile Buyback and Recycling Company Named Finalist for BlackBerry Achievement Awards
e-Cycle mobile buyback and recycling company has been recognized as a finalist for the 2013 BlackBerry Achievement Awards. e-Cycle was selected from hundreds of businesses across the globe as one of three finalists in the 'Making the World a Better Place' category. The public can vote for e-Cycle and help choose a winner in each category at…Continue
Added by e-Cycle on April 4, 2013 at 11:41am — No Comments
Tracking right of way, public assets and outdoor advertising along the nation’s highway system poses significant challenges for state departments of transportation (DOT). Faced with limited staff and budgets, departments have attempted to meet these challenges with paper records or outdated databases and spreadsheets. That is a recipe for errors and inefficiencies, resulting in unnecessary expense of limited tax…Continue
Added by Dan Liggett on March 29, 2013 at 2:31pm — No Comments
The leading mobile buyback and recycling company now is providing consumers with the same services and tools that have been used effectively by its business, government and Fortune 500 clients.
e-Cycle LLC, the leading mobile buyback and recycling company for businesses and government, has developed an online tool that gives consumers an easy option to recycle their devices in the most secure, environmentally responsible and cost-effective…Continue
Added by e-Cycle on March 28, 2013 at 10:35am — No Comments
At the invitation of the IRWA chapter, Yogesh discussed how advances in technology and computer software make it…Continue
Added by Dan Liggett on March 28, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments
Sales are the life’s blood of any business and without sales, you are effectively -- without a business.
Regardless of whether you sell scheduling and routing software, HVAC equipment, or plumbing…Continue
Added by Erika Pryor on March 20, 2013 at 4:12pm — No Comments
Welcome to the second installment of our current series on hyper-effective, real-world selling.
Last week I showed you why knowing your value proposition isn’t enough to persuade potential clients to part with their cash. If you missed that earlier post, click here to read this first (it will help arm you for the carnage ahead).
Added by James Clouser on March 19, 2013 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Do you deliver pitches, but fall short of sales?
Do you wish you had absolute clarity and confidence when presenting to potential clients?
This month is dedicated to wooing clients with persuasion strategies that charm even the most skeptical prospects into check-writers.
Writing your “Unique Selling Proposition” (USP)
In the tech community, we hear a lot about “value propositions”. And that’s important, but it’s not enough. A product is…Continue
Added by James Clouser on March 14, 2013 at 12:43pm — No Comments
Coalesce Software -- creators of CRM sales app Routzy, celebrate its one year anniversary with more than 5,500 users worldwide.
Released by Columbus based tech startup, Coalesce Software, Routzyis a robust iPad sales and contact management application. Top ranked in the “CRM” category on iTunes, Routzy features include contact management, fillable PDF forms, Dropbox integration, reporting tools, and data stored locally on the…Continue
Added by Erika Pryor on March 12, 2013 at 12:16pm — No Comments
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On February 19 and March 5, Mid-City field and office staff held their first two Foremen Development Task Force Meetings to discuss a plan to create a program that will help Mid-City build leadership for the future.
The intention is to grow current field personnel—both with the goal of becoming…Continue
Added by Sarah Logar on March 7, 2013 at 9:14am — No Comments
How can Mid-City help you surpass your expectations for your next project? By adding value. Below are the six ways our team can add value to your next construction site.
We have great people. Our people make the difference at Mid-City. From our office staff to our field technicians, we provide you with the most qualified and dedicated people to make your project a success. We understand that the customer is why…
Added by Sarah Logar on February 15, 2013 at 8:38am — No Comments
If you’ve already registered for the 2012 Innovation Awards you know what a great event it is. And part of what makes it a don’t-miss occasion are the networking opportunities. Networking receptions before and after the event give you plenty of chances to meet people and companies that will impact your business for some time to come.
And now you have a chance to win a ticket to the invitation-only VIP reception. Put those networking…Continue
Added by Alicia Oddi on January 25, 2013 at 11:48am — No Comments
X-Squared Angels' (XSA) mission is to demonstrate and promote the financial effectiveness of gender-diverse management business teams through investment in their companies. The group is led by Carol Clark, co-founder of MindLeaders and a long-time Central Ohio entrepreneur and investor.
Clark says she recently attended a Golden Seeds meeting in New York City and was impressed by the level of deals brought before the…Continue
Added by Wayne Henry on January 17, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Last Quarter, Mid-City’s Human Resources department began its office Coaching Program, which is a mentoring initiative aimed to help employees le arn and develop their talents and enhance job performance. Currently, six employees are taking advantage of this office resource, including new estimators Guy Schooley and Ryan…Continue
Added by Sarah Logar on January 17, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments
These are tough economic times for institutions and organizations. There is some good news however. Last year, on Cyber Monday 2012, according to Adobe, Online e-Retailers broke all previous records, when shoppers spent a record $1.98 Billion Dollars, which increased last year's total to $740 Million Dollars. To access those customers, a startup created Charity Change App…Continue
Added by Charles E. Campbell on January 15, 2013 at 1:22pm — No Comments
On February 7, nearly a thousand people will come together for the 2012 TechColumbus Innovation Awards.We want you to join us.
The Innovation Awards engages Central Ohio’s technology community. Leaders from a broad cross section of large and small technology businesses will be there. This isn’t just another industry event.
Now in its seventeenth year, this year’s celebration goes ever further to showcases…Continue
Added by Tom Walker on January 14, 2013 at 10:02am — No Comments
Mid-City held its first Foreman Lunch and Learn on Thursday, Dec. 6 at the company prefab shop on 1590 West Mound Street. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the advances that have been made at the prefab shop to date as well as safety. The specific agenda items included an introduction to Bob Spence, Mid-City’s new director of human resources, an overview of the importance of safety and Mid-City’s company cell phone policy, and the meeting’s central discussion item—the capabilities of…Continue
Added by Sarah Logar on January 9, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Dr. Giorgio Rizzoni presents “Optimal Energy Management of Hybrid Electric Vehicles: 15 Years of Development at The Ohio State University” this Friday January 11th. Lecture will be at 3pm in E001 Scott Lab. You are invited and encouraged to attend!
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Added by Holly Henley on January 9, 2013 at 1:47pm — No Comments