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 – SK Infrared, a semiconductor company that designs, develops and tests state-of-the-art infrared detectors for government and commercial applications, announced its plans to bring 19 new jobs to Columbus. The company will be located at Rev1 Ventures, a seed-stage venture fund that provides entrepreneurs with services, space and... View Article
Download this press release (PDF) Columbus, OH – Ohio Pack LLC, a manufacturer of the raw material used in flexible packaging for the food industry, announced it will build a new manufacturing facility in Heath, OH, investing nearly $25.4 million and adding 66 jobs over five years. The company will build a 135,000-square-foot facility on... 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