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Downtown Art Studio to Open in Rainbow Row with Grand Opening on Saturday

January 26, 2023 – Dwight Greenbaum’s father was a very talented artist, taking Dwight and his siblings to art museums all over the country while growing up. At the time, he thought looking at old paintings and sculptures was boring. But as he grew older, he began to appreciate being exposed to the […]

Downtown Art Studio to Open in Rainbow Row with Grand Opening on Saturday2023-01-26T10:27:08-05:00

Nick Bozman Joins COMSTOR Outdoor Regional Sales Team

January 23, 2023 – Nick Bozman recently joined the COMSTOR Outdoor sales team as a new regional sales representative, joining Small Nation’s outdoor advertising team on January 3rd, 2023.

As an experienced sales professional, Nick comes to COMSTOR Outdoor with retail experience at RV Wholesalers in Lakeview, Ohio, and TC Auto Sales in Huntsville. […]

Nick Bozman Joins COMSTOR Outdoor Regional Sales Team2023-01-23T11:12:38-05:00

Marketplace Welcomes New Home of Honestly Clean Premier Cleaning Service

January 6, 2023 – The new year brings a new business to the Main Street Marketplace in Downtown Bellefontaine. On Tuesday, January 3rd, Honestly Clean moved into their first office space, bringing their premier cleaning services to the downtown community.

In 2018, Owner Misti Smith began the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace program as a […]

Marketplace Welcomes New Home of Honestly Clean Premier Cleaning Service2023-01-06T14:07:18-05:00

Rainbow Row Bellefontaine, a Colorful, Creative Art & Retail District, Coming to Downtown Bellefontaine

August 25, 2022 – Small Nation is pleased to introduce its newest project, Rainbow Row Bellefontaine, located at 114-122 Chillicothe Avenue. The group of five brick buildings and seven loft apartments will pay homage to Charleston, South Carolina’s Rainbow Row that includes 13 […]

Rainbow Row Bellefontaine, a Colorful, Creative Art & Retail District, Coming to Downtown Bellefontaine2022-08-25T16:37:10-04:00

Boutique plant shop to open soon in Bellefontaine’s Main Street Marketplace

Downtown Bellefontaine will soon be welcoming a new boutique plant shop in the Main Street Marketplace. Beck Plant Haus, opening July 8th, will feature an array of specialty house plants, plant accessories, and merchandise. What started as a hobby years ago for owner Ashley Beck has turned into her own brick-and-mortar business.

Ashley started […]

Boutique plant shop to open soon in Bellefontaine’s Main Street Marketplace2022-07-14T11:48:31-04:00

The New Bellefontaine: Locals Bring New Life to Small Town Through Downtown Rejuvenation

By Walker Evans

Renovated historic apartment buildings, hip local restaurants, quaint boutique stores and even a coworking spot and axe-throwing venue. No, we’re not talking about the Short North or Easton Town Center or Bridge Park in Dublin. This is what you’ll find if you make a 60-minute drive northwest to Bellefontaine, Ohio (pop. 14,115).

Over the past decade, a dedicated group […]

The New Bellefontaine: Locals Bring New Life to Small Town Through Downtown Rejuvenation2022-10-12T16:53:39-04:00

Small Nation tours Chillicothe, visits with Mayors’ Partnership for Progress


Small Nation was in Ohio’s first and third capital last week to tour the town and visit with the Mayors’ Partnership for Progress. On Wednesday, October 13, Small Nation Founder and CEO Jason Duff traveled to Chillicothe, Ohio, and toured the downtown area with the mayor and other local community leaders […]

Small Nation tours Chillicothe, visits with Mayors’ Partnership for Progress2021-10-20T11:03:09-04:00

Small Nation Founder and CEO Jason Duff to speak at National Rural Economic Developers Association Annual Conference

Small Nation Founder and CEO Jason Duff will deliver keynote remarks at the annual National Rural Economic Developers Association (NREDA) conference in Louisville, KY, on Wednesday, November 10.

Founded in 1989, the National Rural Economic Developers Association is an individual-member, professional organization dedicated exclusively to the advancement of rural development, the development of […]

Small Nation Founder and CEO Jason Duff to speak at National Rural Economic Developers Association Annual Conference2021-10-14T11:39:48-04:00

Small Nation Welcomes Doug Olsen as new Vice President of Real Estate

Small Nation, a real estate investment and marketing firm in Bellefontaine Ohio, is pleased to announce that Doug Olsen will be joining the company as the Vice President of Real Estate beginning August 2nd, 2021.

Doug joins Small Nation with a background in real estate development, both as a licensed real estate agent since 2017 and personal real estate investments of […]

Small Nation Welcomes Doug Olsen as new Vice President of Real Estate2021-07-23T09:15:08-04:00

Small Nation Purchases Historic Opera & Empire Block Buildings in Downtown Bellefontaine

Bellefontaine-based real estate development firm Small Nation has acquired the Historic Opera & Empire Blocks in Downtown Bellefontaine. The three-story, 10 storefront building encompasses over 40,000 square feet and includes the addresses of 110-118 Court Ave, 125-137 S Main St.  The original structure was built in the late 19th century and is an iconic cornerstone of the downtown landscape […]

Small Nation Purchases Historic Opera & Empire Block Buildings in Downtown Bellefontaine2022-02-11T08:08:34-05:00
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