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Atlanta company takes over local HR firm

Atlanta company takes over local HR firm

Michael Thompson December 17, 2014 0

An HR company that recently announced an expansion into Scott's Addition has been bought by a Georgia-based firm that already has one office in Richmond.

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Restaurateur brothers fire up Japanese joint

Restaurateur brothers fire up Japanese joint

Michael Thompson December 17, 2014 2

The family behind a Southside Mexican restaurant is turning Japanese with plans to open a make-your-own Japanese concept aimed at VCU students.

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Awards give Church Hill startups a boost

Awards give Church Hill startups a boost

Michael Thompson December 16, 2014 0

An annual program is giving new businesses in Church Hill a leg up with donations from some of Richmond's large corporations. This year's winners include a dim sum restaurant, a pudding shop and a

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Another brand joins late-night sugar rush

Another brand joins late-night sugar rush

Michael Thompson December 15, 2014 0

A large cookie delivery company is setting up its first Virginia kitchen in VCU territory, adding to the mix of recent startups that target the campus' midnight snackers.

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Downtown deli owners launch market

Downtown deli owners launch market

Michael Thompson December 15, 2014 0

The group that recently reopened a shuttered downtown restaurant is scooping up the vacant storefront next door to launch a small grocery concept that will complement the Grace Street eatery.

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Cidery squeezes into craft brew market

Cidery squeezes into craft brew market

Michael Thompson December 14, 2014 1

An entrepreneur is taking a crack at Richmond's craft brew market and has his eye on Scott's Addition to launch a hard cider business.

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Caterer cooks up expansion plan with a side of new business

Caterer cooks up expansion plan with a side of new business

Michael Thompson December 11, 2014 2

A West End catering company is quadrupling its space in a move downtown. And the old location will be converted into the owner's second venture.

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Longtime Fan eatery makes its move West

Longtime Fan eatery makes its move West

Michael Thompson December 10, 2014 0

A pair of well-known restaurant owners have made a deal with a West End eatery to expand their 16-year-old Fan concept

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Startups test their wings

Startups test their wings

Michael Thompson December 10, 2014 0

An array of entrepreneurs received months of coaching and $20,000 through a startup program. This week they took their pitches to the stage in front of investors and sponsors.

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