In 2010, with input from private and public leaders from across the 11 Columbus Region counties, the Columbus 2020 Regional Growth Strategy was launched. The strategy targets sustainable economic development for the entire Columbus Region.
The decade-long plan aimed to achieve four bold, long-term economic goals by the year 2020:
Working as part of a network of state and local partners, the Columbus 2020 team works every day to:
Columbus 2020 reveals the Columbus Region as an ideal business destination to market-leading, economic base companies from around the world, and we help them navigate the process of expanding an existing operation or locating a new one.
For qualifying companies, our team of location experts can secure or identify:
We also provide:
There is no fee for the services Columbus 2020 provides.
Columbus 2020 is a private nonprofit organization, funded by over 300 private organizations, 50 local governments, four academic institutions and JobsOhio.
Our investors have contributed funding, time and effort to help move the Columbus 2020 Regional Growth Strategy forward. They believe it’s critical to support our work in order to ensure the growth of our regional economy.
Learn about how Columbus 2020 serves growing companies, and how we can give you peace of mind through an informed decision in one of the nation’s best locations.