6888 Kitchen incubator opens first phase in the Dayton Arcade with eight small businesses


March 1, 2024 – A long-awaited kitchen and small business incubator at the Dayton Arcade has opened its doors, hosting eight small culinary businesses. 6888 (pronounced “Six Triple Eight”) Kitchen, located at 32 S. Ludlow Street in Dayton, is a food business incubator that provides training, business support, and commercial kitchen space for under-resourced food entrepreneurs.

Dayton celebrates $3 million in federal funding for Dayton Arcade renovation of Innovation Hub

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November 20, 2023 – Dayton leaders on Monday celebrated $3 million in federal funding that helped with the renovation of the University of Dayton’s Arcade Innovation Hub. Trevor Collier, Dean of UD’s School of Business Administration and a Hub board member, said the new third floor space features a large event and learning space with seating for up to 100 …

Another popular local restaurant to open at the Dayton Arcade


October 17, 2022 – One of Dayton’s most acclaimed local restaurants has signed a lease at the Dayton Arcade. Table 33 will move its current operation to the first floor of the Arcade’s Kuhns Building, located at the corner of Fourth and Main Streets, where it will continue to serve the Dayton community with high-caliber breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner …

The Entrepreneurs’ Center lands record-breaking grant to support Dayton’s technology startups


July 20, 2022 – A Dayton economic development organization has been awarded a record-breaking grant to fund a nearly $30 million project supporting the city’s technology startups. The Ohio Third Frontier Commission awarded a $15 million Entrepreneurial Services Provider (ESP) Program grant to the Entrepreneurs’ Center (EC). This record amount of funding is a 60% increase over the 2019 allocation …

GET ACTIVE: Fitness Full Circle offers fun, free classes at Dayton Arcade


June 29, 2022 – Yoga, Pilates, barre, high intensity interval training (HIIT) or Swerk – or, better yet, all of the above. The Rotunda Summer Fitness Program “Fitness Full Circle” will offer a wide variety of fitness classes free of charge on Wednesdays in July and August in the Dayton Arcade’s Rotunda. Fitness Full Circle – sponsored by Friends of …

New episode of DBJ-affiliated podcast with Dan Edwards focuses on Arcade development

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April 13, 2021 – The Dayton Business Journal and Dayton personality Dan Edwards are presenting the first DBJ podcast in the partnership for “A Greater Dayton With Dan Edwards.” The edition of the podcast is titled “Awakening the Sleeping Giant, what the redevelopment of Downtown Dayton’s Arcade means for the future of the Dayton Region.” It features Dave Williams, senior director of real estate …