Business

Columbus

Jifiti Raises $2.5 Million, Plans Expansion

By | Jul 29, 2013 at 4:03 pm

Today, Jifiti, the Columbus-based gift sending and receiving platform, announced a total of $2.5 million raised. The seed funds came from the Simon Property Group, a real estate company that operates over 300 malls in the US and Asia; Schottenstein Stores Corp, owner of American…

Startups & Apps

Columbus

Send and Receive Real-World Gifts Instantly with Jifiti

By | Mar 29, 2013 at 9:00 am

Yaacov Martin, Meir Dudai, and Shaul Weisband, a dynamic team of three based out of Columbus, Ohio, have designed a brand new way to send and receive gifts. Jifiti offers a way to tell your friends and family what you want, but with the added…

iPad

Columbus

Routzy: The All-In-One CRM iPad App for Sales Professionals

By | Aug 10, 2012 at 10:16 am

Whether you’re selling a product or working in the service industry, you probably know the many number of steps in the sales process. Now try searching the App Store to fill one of those needs. You’ll find innumerable options to choose from to accommodate…

iPhone

Columbus

ManCard: Let the Masses Decide on Your Manliness [INTERVIEW]

By | Jun 29, 2012 at 9:34 am

I can only imagine how difficult it must be for a man in this world. Always something to prove. Competition at every turn. And then, of course, there’s interaction with other human beings. Those are the moments where true manhood is either proven or…

Marketplace

Columbus

Purge: Sell Your Stuff In A Snap With An App [INTERVIEW]

By | Jun 21, 2012 at 1:00 pm

I don’t know about you, but I look around every day and think to myself, “How did I get surrounded by all this stuff?” I mean, I’m practically drowning in clutter. Books, electronics, dog toys, shoes, “memorabilia,” appliances, office supplies, stuff, stuff, and more…

Marketplace

Columbus

Fundable: Crowdfunding Just For Startups

By | May 22, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Tuesday was the official launch of Fundable, a crowdfunding platform specifically for startup companies. Founded by serial entrepreneur Wil Schroter, the platform follows the passage of the JOBS Act (or “Crowdfunding Act”), which allows companies to publicly raise money from anyone willing to back them: “With…