Evan Weese

Evan is a freelance journalist based out of Columbus, OH. He enjoys writing about finance, real estate, and economic development. Weese earned a bachelor's degree in finance from Miami University in Oxford. His interests include economics, real estate, and technology.

Why Northland Is An Entrepreneurial Hotspot In Columbus

Less than three years after Phuntso Lama opened Momo Ghar, her popular dumpling restaurant is being featured on Guy Fieri’s hit show Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. What began as an unproven concept inside the Saraga International Grocery in northeast Columbus has blossomed into a successful business with two locations and national attention. The ascent of …

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The Future Of The Short North May Have No Parking, And This New Parking Garage Will Be Ready

Decades from now, will we get around Columbus with ridesharing, autonomous vehicles or mass transit? Or perhaps a mix of those options and more? Real estate developers are starting to think about the uncertain future of transportation, and one new parking garage in the Short North will account for a potentially dramatic shift in the …

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Miss Ohio Does It All, From Architecture To Web Design

The rigors of being Miss Ohio are such that she usually can’t hold down another job. Apart from the annual Miss America competition in September, there are the year-round appearances throughout the state and fundraising efforts for the organization’s scholarship program for young women. But even with those demands, Sarah Clapper is sticking to her …

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How A Hometown Girl Launched A Short North Clothing Boutique

Jolie Occasions was probably always meant to be. The Short North fashion boutique opened in August but seeds of the concept were planted much longer ago, when owner Stephanie Tersigni dreamed of running her own store. She worked at Forever 21 in Dublin’s Mall at Tuttle Crossing before attending Miami University, where she led the …

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LED Video Advertising Has Potential To Hold Up Millennial Tower

Developer Bill Schottenstein, of Arshot Investment Group, returned to the Downtown Commission on Tuesday with a revised proposal for the 27-story Millennial Tower slated for a surface lot at Front and Rich streets in the RiverSouth District. A plan to build Columbus’ tallest new building in decades is hung up over an electronic advertising display. …

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Scottenstein Property Group Developing Mixed-Use Building At 3rd And Long

A prominent but underutilized corner of downtown will be transformed into a residential community under a proposal by Schottenstein Property Group. The Columbus developer is partnering with Jonathan Barnes Architecture and Design to renovate three existing buildings, and build a fourth, at the busy corner of Third and Long streets. The site – including 154 …

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White Castle Proposing New 18-Acre Development On HQ Site

First there was the Arena District, and then investment in the RiverSouth and Discovery districts, followed by ambitious proposals to develop the Scioto Peninsula and a strip of land northwest of Huntington Park. The latest plan to develop the outer edges of downtown Columbus comes from one of the city’s iconic employers: White Castle. The …

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