From a billion-dollar unicorn startup solving one of healthcare’s biggest problems to a leading global financial service firm’s innovation lab keeping your account convenient and secure, companies count on the Columbus Region and its workforce for their technology operations.
As employers around the world report challenges in finding IT talent, KLG Advisors determined the Columbus Region to be the top U.S. metro for IT staffing potential. The ranking is based on concentration of IT talent, growth of IT labor force, and university and college output.
And New Geography reported that the “critical fuel of tech growth—educated labor—is expanding faster in places like Columbus than in Boston, San Jose and San Francisco.”
As the top engineer at Abbott, a $31 billion heath care company, Corlis Murray knows a thing or two about being a successful woman in the STEM world. But it’s not her day-to-day role managing hundreds of millions of dollars and a hundred thousand employees in more than 150 countries that has gotten her to superhero status among... View Article
The story of the nation’s automotive past cannot be told without Detroit but many believe the story of the nation’s automotive future cannot be written without Ohio’s Transportation Research Center. Located on 4,500 acres in Marysville Northwest of Columbus the TRC is the nation’s oldest, largest and most comprehensive automotive proving ground in North America.
A new two-year degree at Columbus State Community College aims to have more students “reaching for the cloud.” The new associate of applied science degree in software development will offer a path to employment in cloud computing, the college said Tuesday. The program will be developed in partnership with Northern Virginia Community College and Amazon... View Article
Healthcare startup acquired by McKesson for $1.1 billion
First-of-its-kind Client Center for Advanced Analytics
Leading big data solutions and services company
North American headquarters for Europe's largest e-payments provider
Innovation lab for the largest U.S. bank
Data analysis and business intelligence provider
No. 1 for tech talent among small markets —CBRE, 2017
No. 1 city for tech workers
Top 10 metro area for STEM jobs —CIO, 2016
Founded by a task force comprised of American Electric Power, Battelle, Cardinal Health, Huntington Bank, L Brands, Nationwide and OhioHealth, the Columbus Collaboratory is an advanced technology company focused on driving solutions in big data, analytics and cybersecurity
IBM has partnered with The Ohio State University on an all-new business and technology curricula to help students gain the latest skills in analytics upon locating its Client Center for Advanced Analytics in Dublin
American Electric Power became an industry leader in promoting private sector cooperation through its threat and information sharing program when it partnered with the U.S. Department of Energy and Lockheed Martin on its Cyber Security Operations Center