SITE SELECTION ASSISTANCE
One Columbus expertly guides companies through the location decision process.
We understand that the right location is critical to success. Our team works to understand business challenges and put together a comprehensive plan to leverage all the Columbus Region has to offer, allowing companies to grow and better serve customers.
We connect companies with resources needed for growth:
- Economic research and analysis – perform annual operating cost comparisons across major markets and analyze demographics, real estate, tax incentives, labor costs, transportation and other customized data
- Regional labor market data – provide current wage rates, labor force and skill levels based on occupation and industry, and analyze labor force availability data
- Cost comparison – provide in-depth analysis to demonstrate how operating your business in the Columbus Region can improve your bottom line and add value to your company
- Identify available land and properties – aggregate a comprehensive listing of value-based assets, unique buildings, and shovel-ready sites
- Regional and site tours
- Incentive programs – Ohio offers performance-based incentives to assist companies that are starting, relocating or expanding operations. Funding decisions are based on a number of project factors, including but not limited to job creation, payroll figures, fixed-asset investment commitment, project location and project return on investment.
- Workforce training and recruitment resources – identify a company’s talent challenges and build sustainable talent recruitment strategies that provide support at every stage of the candidate journey
- Facilitate connections – introduce your company to key resources you need to be successful, including business leaders, state and local staff and elected officials, educational institutions, and real estate developers
- Marketing, communications and event support – partner on the development and distribution of external communications to highlight company growth; support ground-breaking and ribbon cutting events through media coordination and event participation
Following a thorough site selection process…the Region provides better capabilities.”
Lorenzo Mendieta,CEO, Alcorta
When we started planning we had a clear winner: Columbus.”
Mark Orttung,CEO, Nexient
One Columbus is committed to serve growing companies and ensure the Columbus Region remains a vibrant and economically healthy region.
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