Borrower Spotlight: Cambridge Bone & Joint

March 19, 2024

Cambridge Bone & Joint, LLC is an orthopedic surgery practice in southeastern Ohio. Owned by Dr. Vanessa Voytko, a board certified orthopedic surgeon, and Melissa Voytko, a certified radiologic technologist, Cambridge Bone & Joint is a family-owned, community-based medical practice, dedicated to delivering high quality healthcare in rural Appalachia. Growing up in Cambridge and later […]

OSDC’S Economic Impact in Ohio

January 30, 2024

OSDC underwent significant change in 2023, including the appointment of a new Board President and Executive Director, as well as dramatic growth in our small business lending portfolio. We’re helping more businesses in more places in Ohio than ever before. Insight from our diverse and creative borrowers is informing the new lending programs we’re building […]

Borrower Spotlight: CAM Logistics

December 11, 2019

Location: Canal Winchester County: Fairfield Lending Partner: Park National Bank CAM Logistics is a certified Woman Owned Business Enterprise founded in 2006. They provide logistics, transportation, and warehousing services to a variety of industries. They specialize in storing freight, short and long-haul trucking, refrigerated storage and delivery, and international distribution across North America.   OSDC worked […]

Borrower Spotlight: The Child Garden

October 8, 2019

Website: Location: LaGrange County: Lorain Lending Partner: Park National Bank The Child Garden offers quality childcare and educational programs for infants through age 12. Originally founded in 1997, The Child Garden operates four locations in northern Ohio in LaGrange, Grafton, Oberlin, and Wellington. They offer daycare, preschool, before and after school care, and summer […]

Borrower Spotlight: CleanTurn International LLC

August 12, 2019

Website: Location: Columbus County: Franklin Lending Partner: PNC Bank CleanTurn provides professional cleaning and demolition services to commercial properties and businesses throughout central Ohio. A veteran-owned business, CleanTurn’s mission is to hire individuals who have faced significant obstacles to employment due to an embattled past, including homelessness, incarceration, human trafficking, domestic violence, or other challenges.  “Leveraging cash for […]

Borrower Spotlight: Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls

June 12, 2019

Website: Location: Logan County: Hocking Lending Partner: First Merchants Bank The Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls is a unique lodging property surrounded on three sides by Hocking Hills State Park in Logan, Ohio. The grounds consist of 75 acres of wooded and landscaped property with cottages, cabins, yurts, and other unique rentals. In addition, they offer a […]

Borrower Spotlight: The Yoga and Fitness Factory

June 12, 2019

Website: Location: Westerville County: Franklin Lending Partner: Heartland Bank Located in Uptown Westerville, The Yoga and Fitness Factory is a health and wellness business operating in a former 1920’s industrial building. The Factory has over 13,000 square feet of space dedicated to yoga, pilates, personal training, message therapy, and nutrition services. The building also includes the Strength and […]

The Project of the Year

March 11, 2019

During this year’s annual awards ceremony, Ohio Statewide Development Corporation recognized Kiddie Academy of Reynoldsburg as its 2018 Project of the Year. Kiddie Academy opened its first childcare center in 1981 in Baltimore, Maryland. In 1992, they began franchising under the Kiddie Academy name with a developed structure of educational based curriculum with a multi-cultural […]

Elevating Cleveland

November 12, 2018

Coast to Coast Equipment: From Scissors to Cranes, LLC was established in 2006 to sell aerial lifts for use in the construction industry. The company started out in the home of the owners, Carolyn Cahlik and Tiffany Tutin. After starting the company in 2006, the Great Recession negatively affected the construction industry causing a sharp drop […]

Wishing for a Quiet Getaway

October 15, 2018

The Wishmaker House is an upscale bed and breakfast with a full restaurant and an onsite winery in the heart of Bellville, OH. The Wishmaker House was originally built in 1890 and underwent extensive renovations in 2010. Don Van Meter and Jennifer McQuillan recently purchased the building to continue operating the eight-room bed and breakfast […]