Our coworking areas provide the perfect creative environment to grow your business and your professional network while also having some fun. From large communal desks and comfy lounges to individual desks & private rooms, we have a shared office solution to fit your work style. Enjoy free wifi access, on-site coffee & kitchenette, lounge area, and free on-site & street parking. We're also within walking distance of great lunch and happy hour spots; Land Grant Brewing Company, Strongwater Food & Spirits, and Rehab Tavern. We keep the mood light with impromptu movie and game nights, grill-outs, group builds, ping-pong and more!
Whether you're just stopping in for the day or just want to test the waters first, a Day Pass is a perfect solution. Day passes offer a trial of our common coworking workspace. Grab an open desk, fluff the pillows on the grandstand, try out a cozy chair on the mezzanine, plug into our wifi, grab a cup of coffee, and see how it would feel to work in our space. Coworkers must be 18+ years of age.
With 24/7 facility access work whenever it works for you. Night owl or early bird, availability won't stand in the way of your creativity. Coworkers must be 18+ years of age.
Smart, Open Networking
About half of our members are small business owners spanning fields from engineering and coding to fine arts and city advancement, we foster an open and collaborative environment to help make new and interesting connections. The Idea Foundry has also developed partnerships and contacts with smart, talented people who make things happen here in Columbus & around the world.
Enjoy discounts on Idea Foundry classes, event space & conference room rentals.
Amenities include WiFi, Private Phone Booths, front desk support, and optional locker rental or mailbox rental to receive business mail & packages.
Special Events Lectures
Develop your skills and your network at special members-only guest lectures and workshops about tools, technology, and entrepreneurship. Want to explore a new area of interest? Join us for a public meetup! The Idea Foundry hosts meetups focusing on a variety of topics. From 3D printing and video game development to urban farming and leatherworking, you can learn it all at the Foundry.
From special guest lectures to informal quirky tech sessions we keep the space vibrant with lively events. Need a hand troubleshooting problems, sourcing materials, or just a supportive group to run ideas by? Somebody is here to help. Collaborate online on our message boards and offline at the shop at our many social or learning events.