The Columbus Region—a thriving 11-county area in Central Ohio—is home to 2.1 million people and is the fastest growing metropolitan area in the Midwest. Since 2010, the Region has led the Midwest’s largest metros in job, population and GDP growth.
Home of the world’s most recognizable brands—Scotts, Express, JPMorgan Chase, Nationwide, Abercrombie & Fitch—innovative small businesses and powerhouse research and academic institutions, the Region has experienced strong economic growth, ensuring a vibrant future for people and companies of Central Ohio.
The Columbus Region—a thriving 11-county area in Central Ohio—is one of the most dynamic and diverse metropolitan regions in the U.S.
Centrally positioned in the Midwestern state of Ohio, between Chicago and New York City, the Columbus Region’s strategic location puts it within a 10-hour drive of 47 percent of the U.S. population, giving it greater access to the U.S. market than any other major metro.
The state capital of Ohio, Columbus is a major logistics hub, and boasts a high concentration of fashion designers, retail innovators, manufacturers and colleges and universities. More than 450 internationally-owned companies employ nearly 60,000 people in the Columbus Region.
Download this press release (PDF) Columbus, OH – Franklin International Inc., one of the nation’s largest privately held manufacturers of adhesives and sealants, announced plans to expand its presence in the City of Columbus. The company will invest $4.4 million to construct a new 12,500-square-foot R&D facility at its corporate headquarters, add climate chambers and purchase... View Article
Download this press release (PDF) Columbus, OH – King Memory LLC, a technology company developing a global ERP e-commerce platform and a propriety algorithmic management system of technology commodities, announced it is expanding its operations in Columbus. The company will add $550,000 of additional payroll in 2017 alone, and is commiting to add 40 new jobs... View Article
Download press release (PDF) Columbus, OH – Homeside Financial, one of the nation’s fastest growing mortgage lenders, has announced an expansion of its operations in the Columbus Region, which will result in 150 new jobs and an additional investment of $400,000. They are currently recruiting for front-end and inside sales, origination and servicing positions. Since... View Article