Business services, retail lead regional employment increase
Pier 1 Imports adding 165 jobs thanks to strong distributional facilities, workforce
KLG Advisors names Columbus the most favorable metro for IT staffing
VIDEO: Watch for a glimpse of #lifeincbus
Columbus Global Connect is a global trade and investment strategy for the Columbus Region
Sign up for email updates
Our Team Provides
  • Tailored market research
  • Confidential and custom site location assistance
  • Introductions to professional service providers
Contact a Location Specialist
Featured Properties search all
Featured Property Image
Canal Pointe Industry & Commerce Park
Just off the new Rt. 33/Diley Road interchange. Minutes from downtown Canal Winchester and...
Featured Property Image
350 McCormick Blvd
News & Events view all
July 28, 2014
zulily to add 900 jobs in Columbus Region
The online retailer will add a call center to its Columbus Region operations, which already include a studio, buying office and fulfillment center.
July 29, 2014
Training grant to help company add 75 employees
Freight brokerage operation Exel Freight Connect received a $30,000 Workforce Innovation Training Grant as it expands its staff from 42 to 117.
September 06, 2014
Columbus Brewing Company investing $5M

The expansion will also create 30 new jobs. The first phase of the new brewery will produce 20,000 to 25,000 barrels with space to expand.

September 03, 2014
Nation's largest steel foundry adding 550 jobs
Columbus Castings is adding employees to serve an anticipated growth in demand for steel parts needed to make rail cars.
July 30, 2014
Ascena invests $75M in DC, office complex
The retailer's state-of-the-art facility includes "one of the largest automated storage and retrieval systems in North America" and room for 600 new employees.
August 08, 2014
VC investment attracts startup to Columbus
'Smart toothbrush' maker Beam Technologies will move to Columbus and double its staff after a $5 million investment from Drive Capital.
Success Stories view all
Innovative Company Changes the Way Consumers Interact with Brands
SeeMore Interactive is a mobile app that helps to engage consumers with their favorite brands, dr... Learn More
CNG Startup is Changing How America Fuels Its Vehicles
Simple-Fill is developing a natural gas compressor that is quieter, lasts longer and is more affo... Learn More
Israeli Startup Moves to 'Silicon Valley of Retail'
“TechColumbus and Columbus 2020 are great supporters,” Shaul Weisband, CMO of gift-gi... Learn More
Community Partnership Brings Bottling Company to Region
The City of Gahanna was on the Niagara Bottling's radar initially because it had the real est... Learn More
Largest Vehicle Glass Co. Touts Gov't Support, Quality of Life
Located in Columbus since 1990, Safelite has grown to be the nation's largest vehicle glass c... Learn More

Columbus 2020 is the business location resource for the Columbus Region. 

Columbus 2020 is the economic development organization representing the 11-county Columbus Region, an area ranked as a top location for business.

Columbus 2020 works in collaboration with state and local partners to offer comprehensive services to companies evaluating the area. Our team leverages the strengths of the Columbus Region’s talented workforce, small and large businesses, research and academic institutions, logistics infrastructure and international connections to ignite economic growth and build a healthier, more sustainable future for Central Ohio.

Columbus Region Counties:

Sign up for email updates
Weekly blog post by chief economic officer Kenny McDonald, an update on Columbus 2020's activity and regional events
Weekly summary of the Columbus Region's latest rankings and news
Periodic notification of new reports and other updates
Our Blog
Latest Blog Post
View our Blog