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August 25, 2014
E-commerce company increasing workforce seven-fold

“The Columbus Region continues to be recognized nationally as a fashion hub, so expanding our presence here is the right move,” said ELOQUII's chief operating offic...

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.
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.
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.
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.
July 29, 2014
MPW investing $4M in Licking County expansion
"Central Ohio is fertile ground for engineers and IT specialists," says Mike Zimmerman, MPW marketing director.
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Israeli Startup Moves to 'Silicon Valley of Retail'
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Community Partnership Brings Bottling Company to Region
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Largest Vehicle Glass Co. Touts Gov't Support, Quality of Life
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