Monthly Archives: September 2019

Columinate Supports Ohio Startup Gem City Market

By |2019-09-30T16:43:32+00:00September 29th, 2019|Cultivate Your Community, Startup Support|

Consultants bring innovation, passion to the groundbreaking project (from Left) Corrine Saunders, Kenya Baker, Lela Klein, Wynston Estis and Amaha Sellassie participate in the Gem City Market ceremonial groundbreaking. Dayton, OH September 30, 2019: A groundbreaking engagement is underway between Columinate consultants and Gem City Market in Dayton, OH. The consulting cooperative is providing managers-on-contract to support a 2020 store [...]

Know Your Where & Why: The Value of CAT Surveys

By |2020-04-16T19:07:32+00:00September 12th, 2019|Grow Your Business, Startup Support|

Knowing where you draw your business from is a good idea; knowing how you’re performing in your trade area is even better. A Customer Address and Transaction (CAT) survey accomplishes both, giving you a valuable snapshot to inform marketing focus. It’s a straightforward analysis worth returning to time and time again. “The CAT survey is particularly useful for generating more sales without spending a [...]