January 13, 2009
If you’re new to it… what is coworking?
What happened in 2008?
What’s coming in 2009?
Tip Top, anyone?
What is Coworking?
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Last year we…
Met publicly to gauge interest …
November of 2007 at Crimson Cup
February 2008 at Junctionview
…which led to a series of weekly
‘casual coworking’ sessions
See Columbus coworking grow in
Be good citizens of the coworking
community, locally & nationally
Foster as many outlets for coworking
as there is demand for it
Jody Dzuranin (@jodyNcolumbus)
Thursday, Jan 15; 9am-5pm
CML 3rd Floor Board Room
About Jelly Columbus
Formed at Co/elaborate08 on December 18 at
the Columbus Metropolitan Library
Group member Issac Kelly told us about Bryce's
Corkboard Coworking group.
Bryce's site mentioned Jelly Groups and it was a
Jody posted the information to the Jelly Wiki
Sandy Blanquera set up the event on Tech Life
Meetups and we have 21 participants so far.
First event has both unstructured work time and
2 presentations (iphone apps with Brian Lockrey
& starting a tech company with Ben Blanquera)
We hope to add additional Jelly opportunities at
the Dublin Entrepreneurial Center and other
The group is free to participate, just pay to park
& BYOBev and snacks
More on Jelly Columbus
twitter tag: #jellycbus
Why are we doing this?
To scratch our own itch and get out of
Provide a gathering place for user
groups, workshops and events
Start hosting new events (barcamps,
Build a diverse, sustainable culture of
coworking in Columbus
116 E. Long Street
Opening Spring of 2009
Dedicated desk / $250 mo.
2-3 days a week / $150 mo.
Daily/walk-in rates will be available
Meet the Board
Bryce Andy Issac Tyler Corkboard
@soldierant @andrewkhunn @issackelly @kremdela @corkboard
We’re looking for a few good men and women.
cork ( ) board
116 E. Long Street (map)
Columbus, Oh 43215
(That can’t be asked over cocktails?)