Common Small Business Loan Terms

December 13, 2023

Navigating the world of small business loans can be tricky. Not only are there several different types of business loans, but the interest rates, term lengths and loan amounts all differ.  The good news is that there are some common terms that frequently appear across small business loans. Understanding these baseline terms can help you identify […]

Seven Things Businesses Should Tackle Before 2024

November 9, 2023

OSDC’s Executive Director, Katie Kramer, was featured in a recent article in The Playbook discussing seven things small business owners should do before the end of the year. Experts across the country shared these seven tips: As you finalize your 2024 finances and plans, we look forward to supporting your efforts and helping you secure the financing […]

Katie Kramer, Executive Director

OSDC Announces Katie Kramer as new Executive Director

September 13, 2023

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 13, 2023   Ohio Statewide Development Corporation Announces Katie Kramer as New Executive Director Kramer will use her policy and economic development experience to lead the organization as a proactive small business partner COLUMBUS – The Ohio Statewide Development Corporation (OSDC) announced today the appointment of Katie Kramer as its new executive […]

Borrower Spotlight: Arbor View Family Medicine, Inc. 

February 14, 2022

Website: Arbor View Family Medicine  Location: Lancaster  County: Fairfield   Lending Partner: PNC Bank  Arbor View Family Medicine, Inc. is a general practitioner medical practice located in Lancaster, Ohio, servicing Lancaster and the surrounding Fairfield and Hocking Counties since 1997. Their physicians are specialists trained extensively in family medicine.  OSDC partnered with PNC Bank to help […]

Borrower Spotlight: Prost Beer and Wine Cafe 

November 21, 2021

Website: Prost Beer & Wine Café – Reynoldsburg, OH (   Location: Reynoldsburg  County: Franklin  Lending Partner: Heartland Bank  Prost Beer and Wine Café is a bar and restaurant located in Reynoldsburg, Ohio offering a wide variety of quality food and adult beverages with an “upscale casual” feel.  OSDC worked with Heartland Bank to help Prost […]

Borrower Spotlight: Stauffer Family Dental 

October 11, 2021

Website:   Location: Westerville  County: Franklin  Lending Partner: PNC Bank  Stauffer Family Dental is a woman-owned family dental office in Westerville, Ohio providing family and general dentistry services as well as pediatric and cosmetic dentistry services to residents of Westerville and Central Ohio.  OSDC worked with PNC Bank to help Stauffer Family Dental secure an […]

Borrower Spotlight: Upper Cup Coffee 

September 16, 2021

Website: Upper Cup Coffee Company | Facebook  Location: Columbus  County: Franklin  Lending Partner: Liberty National Bank  Upper Cup Coffee is a wholesale coffee roaster and distributor that also has two café locations in Olde Towne East and Gahanna.  As the business continued to grow, Upper Cup Coffee saw an opportunity to consolidate their warehousing operations, […]

Borrower Spotlight: Crooked Can Brewery 

August 9, 2021

Website: Crooked Can Brewery & Center Street Market | Hilliard, Ohio (  Location: Hilliard  County: Franklin  Lending Partner: Telhio Credit Union  Crooked Can Brewery is located in Old Hilliard, a historic neighborhood in the greater Columbus region. They replaced a former NAPA Auto Parts store with a new 16,000 square foot building that includes a […]

Borrower Spotlight: Minelli’s Pizza 

July 9, 2021

Website: Minelli’s Pizza (  Location: Columbus  County: Franklin  Lending Partner: Heartland Bank  Minelli’s Pizza is a well-known family restaurant serving traditional “Columbus style” thin crust, square-cut pizza, along with a selection of pasta, subs, and salads. Minnelli’s is known for good food at a reasonable price and both their dough and pasta are made fresh […]

Borrower Spotlight: Schoedinger Funeral Homes and Cremation Service

June 17, 2021

Website: Schoedinger Dublin | Funeral & Cremation (  Location: Dublin County: Franklin Lending Partner: Heartland Bank Founded in 1865, Schoedinger Funeral Homes and Cremation Service is one of Columbus, Ohio’s oldest businesses. Schoedinger operates several funeral homes across Central Ohio and is the region’s leading provider of funeral, cremation and related death-care services. With assistance […]