POSTS BY: LISA SHIPLEY

Lisa Shipley

Lisa’s passion is people. She enjoys adventures, dialogue, innovation, and continuously improving her best self. Lisa is an entrepreneur, traveler, and dabbler in most things creative, typically choosing her next plan based on “why not?”

The Small Business Expo’s 15 locations for 2018

The Small Business Expo’s 15 locations for 2018

The Small Business Expo shows are business-to-business (B2B) events that include a trade show,...


Topgolf to tee off near IKEA at Polaris

Topgolf to tee off near IKEA at Polaris

By fall 2018, people roaming around Polaris on the northern outskirts of Columbus will...



Tenacious Midwest millennials’ startup blends for-profit with charitable purpose

Tenacious Midwest millennials’ startup blends for-profit with charitable purpose

Millennials make up 32% of the adult US population, and their penchant for snapping photos...


1 Million Cups and T-Rex percolating startups in St. Louis

1 Million Cups and T-Rex percolating startups in St. Louis

Some startups begin their journey in business incubators, others begin while toiling away in...


Virtual Reality: new options for play and for playing doctor

Virtual Reality: new options for play and for playing doctor

Whether speaking about using Virtual Reality to play games or to get to play...


Water-saving ideas are taking seed with thoughts toward spring

Water-saving ideas are taking seed with thoughts toward spring

Winter may be in full swing across the Midwest, but thoughts of spring, with...


Decentralizing Startups for Rural Entrepreneurship Ecosystems in the Midwest

Decentralizing Startups for Rural Entrepreneurship Ecosystems in the Midwest

“Entrepreneurs are among the most overlooked assets for community change in rural areas nationwide,”...