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Columbus, OH – Columbus 2020 and Dispatch Media Group released the Columbus Region Relocation Guide, a comprehensive resource for new residents and those considering moving to the area. The guide was created to fulfill a growing need expressed by local employers that showcase the Columbus Region to incoming employees and potential hires. With more than 80 pages of information, the guide acts as a jumping off point for new and potential residents, offering tips, information and advice to help facilitate assimilation to the local community.
“Job growth in the Columbus Region has continued to attract talented newcomers,” said Irene Alvarez, managing director of marketing and communications, Columbus 2020. “The Relocation Guide is helpful to our growing population of new residents, and it’s a powerful resource for companies promoting the Columbus Region as a top place to live and work.”
The Relocation Guide includes information on Columbus Region employers, housing, education, things to do and healthcare, including useful facts about life in the Columbus Region. It provides county-specific details, neighborhood information, statistics and rankings.
“We are excited to partner with Columbus 2020 to provide the Region with this valuable resource,” said Ray Paprocki, publisher of Dispatch Magazines, which produced the publication under the direction of Editor Emma Frankart Henterly. “We believe it will be a vital tool in showcasing our dynamic community.”
The 11-county Columbus Region is home to 2.1 million residents and is the fastest growing metropolitan area in the Midwest. To learn more about moving to the Columbus Region, visit columbusregion.com/relocate.
About Columbus 2020
As the economic development organization for the Columbus Region, Columbus 2020’s mission is to generate opportunity and build capacity for economic growth across 11 Central Ohio counties. In 2010, hundreds of business and community leaders developed the Columbus 2020 Regional Growth Strategy, and the Columbus Region is now experiencing the strongest decade of growth in its history. The Columbus 2020 team conducts business outreach, promotes the Columbus Region to market-leading companies around the world, conducts customized research to better understand the Columbus Region’s competitiveness, and works to leverage public, private and institutional partnerships. Funding is received from more than 300 private organizations, local governments, academic institutions and JobsOhio. Learn more at ColumbusRegion.com.