Top Employers

The largest employers drive progress and innovation in their respective industries and within the Columbus Region.

Fortune 1000 Headquarters

  • Abercrombie
    3081 employees
    Industry: Retail
    Location: New Albany, Franklin County
    abercrombie.com
  • American Electric Power
    4500 employees
    Industry: Other
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    aep.com
  • BBW
    3665 employees
    Industry: Retail
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    bbwinc.com
  • Bread Financial
    3086 employees
    Industry: Finance and Fintech
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    breadfinancial.com
  • Big Lots
    1685 employees
    Industry: Retail
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    biglots.com
  • Cardinal Health
    8660 employees
    Industry: Life Sciences
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Dublin, Franklin County;
    Columbus, Franklin County
    cardinalhealth.com
  • Designer Brands
    750 employees
    Industry: Retail
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    designerbrands.com
  • Greif
    384 employees
    Industry: Other
    Location: Delaware, Delaware County
    greif.com
  • Huntington
    5741 employees
    Industry: Finance and Fintech
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    huntington.com
  • Mettler Toledo
    800 employees
    Industry: Construction
    Location: Columbus, Delaware County
    mt.com
  • M/I Homes
    295 employees
    Industry: Other
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    mihomes.com
  • Nationwide
    16,000 employees
    Industry: Insurance and Insurtech
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    nationwide.com
  • ScottsMiracle-Gro
    1340 employees
    Industry: Retail
    Location: Marysville, Union County
    scottsmiraclegro.com
  • Vertiv
    1200 employees
    Industry: Information Services and Software
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County;
    Westerville, Delaware County
    www.vertiv.com
  • Victoria's Secret
    4500 employees
    Industry: Retail
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Reynoldsburg, Licking County
    victoriassecretandco.com
  • Worthington Enterprises
    1884 employees
    Industry: Automotive and Mobility
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County;

    Westerville, Delaware County;

    Bremen, Fairfield County
    worthingtonenterprises.com

Largest Employers

  • JPMorgan Chase
    17,480 employees
    Industry: Finance and Fintech
    Operation: Office
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    jpmorganchase.com
  • Nationwide
    16,000 employees
    Industry: Insurance and Insurtech
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    nationwide.com
  • Amazon/AWS
    9250 employees
    Industry: Retail
    Operation: Logistics and Distribution
    Location: Pataskala, Licking County
    amazon.com
  • Cardinal Health
    8660 employees
    Industry: Life Sciences
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Dublin, Franklin County;
    Columbus, Franklin County
    cardinalhealth.com
  • Honda
    8850 employees
    Industry: Automotive and Mobility
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Marysville, Union County;
    Columbus, Franklin County
    Company Headquarters: Japan
    ohio.honda.com
  • Huntington
    5741 employees
    Industry: Finance and Fintech
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    huntington.com
  • American Electric Power
    4500 employees
    Industry: Other
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    aep.com
  • Victoria's Secret
    4500 employees
    Industry: Retail
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Reynoldsburg, Licking County
    victoriassecretandco.com
  • BBW
    3665 employees
    Industry: Retail
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    bbwinc.com
  • Deutsche Post AG/DHL Supply Chain
    3165 employees
    Industry: Logistics and Distribution
    Operation: Logistics and Distribution
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County;
    Pataskala, Licking County;
    Groveport, Franklin County
    Company Headquarters: Germany
    dhl.com
  • Bread Financial
    3086 employees
    Industry: Finance and Fintech
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    breadfinancial.com
  • DLA Land and Maritime
    2500 employees
    Industry: Other
    Operation: HQ
    Location: Columbus, Franklin County
    dla.mil

Venture-Backed

AmplifyBio
AndHealth
Beam Dental
Branch
Candid
Forge Biologics
Hyperion
Loop Returns
Nikola Labs
Path Robotics
Seamless.ai
ScriptDrop

Fast Growing

BBI Logistics
Clarus R+D
EASE Logistics
Foxen
Futurety
Leading Edje
Link Real Estate Group
Lower.com
Mixt Solutions
Overmyer Hall
Summit Technologies
Zipline Logistics

Columbus Ohio skyline

Contact

Our team is on hand to help your business find its place in the Columbus Region. Together we’ll secure your growth and future in our thriving ecosystem.