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Funding for Everything But The House a testament to Cincy startup scene


The Tech Cocktail website describes a new round of venture capital funding for Everything But The House as "a testament to the rise of Cincinnati's tech scene." EBTH recently raised $13 million in Series A funding, which will help the online estate and consignment sale company expand into as many as 50 markets over the next several years. It currently operates in Cincinnati, Columbus, Indianapolis, Louisville, Lexington and Nashville. "By having access to the resources in Cincinnati, we’ve been able to recruit top talent and attract two top-tier venture capital partners to help support our future growth," CEO Andy Nielsen tells Tech Cocktail. "We are proud to call Cincinnati home." Read more here.

Where to eat if you're heading home to Cincinnati


Apparently a fan of the monthly Cincinnati Night at Edward's restaurant in Tribeca, NYC, Village Voice "Fork in the Road" columnist Adam Robb visited us recently to dig a little deeper beyond the Edward's menu of Skyline, Montgomery Inn, LaRosa's and Graeter's favorites. As a service to ex-pat Cincinnatians in New York City, he offers a number of hip dining recommendations for those "making the trip Midwest for the holidays to see your family." Read more here.

Cincinnati one of 8 candidates for "next Silicon Valley"

Cincinnati is one of eight U.S. cities identified as potential "next Silicon Valleys" in a Huffington Post report on new destinations for "burgeoning techies" that was produced in conjunction with Citi Group. Cincinnati "may not seem like the next tech hub from the outside, but it actually is exactly where major investors are flocking," the piece says. It also touts the work The Brandery has done to lead the startup community here, referencing the glowing 2013 profile of the organization at Entrepreneur.com. Read more here.
 

What it takes to build a startup city: Meet 7 mayors promoting entrepreneurship

Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley, for the first time in history, has included operational support for Cincinnati’s startup ecosystem in the city’s budget. Read more.

An unlikely Friday night pizza cafe has a big heart

At Moriah Pie in Norwood, Ohio, Erin and Robert Lockridge serve homemade pizza and diners pay what they can. Read more.

Start-up program teaches business, life values

Ten companies from around the world will move to Cincinnati in January for a rare start-up accelerator experience. Read more.

It's back! Cincinnati's City Flea returns

There are plenty of reasons why Cincinnati is one of the coolest cities in the country: We've got awesome live music, an incredible foodie scene and pretty fantastic parks. And come this Saturday, the city will once again hold its very own monthly pop-up City Flea. Read more about this year's City Flea from Cincinnati's own Roadtrippers.

Mentors help minority companies accelerate growth

Minority business accelerators have launched in a handful of metropolitan areas in recent years as local businesses, chambers of commerce and economic development groups work to create more jobs and improve the quality of life in their regions. The Cincinnati accelerator, created by the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber in 2003, has inspired officials and business people in the Greenville, S.C.; Charlotte, N.C., and Newark, N.J. areas to start similar programs. Read more.

Brandery receives top honors at SXSW

Cincinnati’s Over-the-Rhine-based startup accelerator the Brandery was named one of the top 10 seed accelerators at the recent South by Southwest (SXSW) interactive conference. Read more.

Cincinnati gets top billing in National Geographic

Whether you're looking to get up to speed on the revitalization of downtown or just want to ratchet your hometown pride up a notch, this feature of the month from National Geographic on all things Cincinnati will give you your fix. Read more.

Talking tech in Cincinnati with Roadtrippers

USA Today's Jefferson Graham visits James Fisher and his Cincinnati-based Roadtrippers to find out what it's like starting a tech firm in the Queen City. Read more.

Cincinnati entrepreneur wants to put a home-cooked meal on your table

Cincinnati startup Nourish wants to help people who are too busy, tired or lazy to cook a meal after a long day at work. Read more.

Business incubator is ranked best in Ohio

The Hamilton County Business Center enjoys strong relationships with the region's investors and entrepreneurs. Read more.

9 Hot Startup Accelerators

The Brandery in Cincinnati's Over-the-Rhine was named one of CNN Money's top 9 startup accelerators in the U.S. Read more about the Brandery and the other accelerators on the list.

Cincinnati restaurant icon serves up autobiography

Jeff Ruby's never-ending quest to brand Jeff Ruby has added another chapter. Cincinnati's famed and outspoken restaurateur recently released his autobiography, "Not Counting Tomorrow: The Unlikely Life of Jeff Ruby." Read more about Jeff Ruby's New Autobiography in USA Today.
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