Small biz spotlight

Small Business Spotlight of the Week: YES+

admin | July 16th, 2010

College can be a really difficult time for young people, so can the time right after you graduate. All of a sudden there’s this great big world, tons of decisions, and a whole lot of competition to score that dream job, meet “the one” and hopefully leave something positive behind. With this comes a load […]

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Zing!

admin | July 9th, 2010

Good day crowdSPRING blog readers, today I’m going to let you in on the next big thing sure to hit a conference near you and it’s called Zing! You’re probably wondering what in the world…? But it’s great! Zing! is an interactive singing fitness show featuring sing-alongs to pop and Broadway hits, paired with dance […]

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Norman’s Rare Guitars

admin | June 25th, 2010

Ever wonder where the pros get their guitars? I’ll give you a hint it’s in California and they have a project on our site… Give up? Ok, it’s a little store called Norman’s Rare Guitars and they have been providing vintage guitars since 1975. They are looking for a new website design to accompany their […]

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Swiftrank

admin | June 18th, 2010

With summer finally here I have one thing and one thing only on my mind… vacation. So, naturally, when I saw a project titled “LasVegasHotels.com New Logo” I was drawn to it. I can hear the slot machines calling my name… Okay, back to reality, sorry! I was intrigued to find a well-established website for […]

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: YANA

admin | May 28th, 2010 JEG_6377.jpg

It’s the age-old toughest decision: what do you get someone when they’re struggling with a hardship or an uncertain time whether it be a death in the family, losing a job, getting deployed or returning home from the military, or even moving to a new place where they don’t know someone? Flowers? They only last […]

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: MusikPitch

admin | April 30th, 2010

It’s super exciting to see crowdsourcing spreading to all these new industries! So, naturally, when we came across a homepage redesign project (which, by the way, was awarded to cloud168 , congratulations!) we had to get in touch with them and find out what their site’s going to be all about! I got in contact […]

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: The Nevica Project

admin | April 19th, 2010

The Nevica Project was launched in 2008 by Jayson Lawfer originally as a way to work on his own time while traveling to and from Italy. Since then, it has become an extremely successful business concept for the art world in this trying economy. The Nevica Project is an online gallery and art consulting business […]

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: GoHuman.com

admin | April 9th, 2010

There’s this great new website we found called Gohuman.com. It’s a marketplace connecting consumers with small, local businesses. You sign in, enter your zip code and before you know it you’re looking at tons of small businesses in your area that can do anything from custom framing to physical therapy. Or if you are a […]

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Lovely Soiree

admin | April 3rd, 2010

After looking through the site I found a pretty sweet business… Lovely Soiree. Started by Deanna Jue, Lovely Soiree provides custom candy buffets in Atlanta. The website is coming soon once the project has wrapped up on the site so participate now, designers! The project ends April 8. Custom candy buffets will be great to […]

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: “Graduate to LinkedIn”

admin | March 26th, 2010

College graduates graduate into the real world and most of the time the business world so it’s only natural that they learn how to effectively graduate from Facebook to LinkedIn. This is exactly what Melissa Giovagnoli and John Fowler set out to do in their book Graduate to LinkedIn. Melissa posted a print design project […]

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