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Ohio continues to be recognized as a premier location for economic development in the U.S. Strong, statewide partnerships facilitate capital investment and job growth through leveraging Ohio's advantages. Read the latest news about these collaborative efforts throughout Ohio.

National Accounting Firm to Open Business Service Center in Columbus

BDO USA, LLP commits to 400+ jobs over next five years
October 31, 2016

BDO USA, a leading accounting and consulting firm, will open a 33,000-square-foot business service center in Columbus to support the firm’s rapid growth. The multi-discipline business service center will optimize operations, ensure best practices and support professional development.  

CareSource To Build New Office Building in Downtown Dayton

Seven-story building will house 900 employees
October 27, 2016

New CareSource office will be located in walking distance to other Dayton offices. The “CareSource Center City” connects the current offices and creates a walkable campus-like environment for employees. 

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New GE Global Operations Center Officially Opens in Cincinnati

Company expects to hire 1,800 employees by the end of 2017
October 26, 2016

GE’s new state-of-the-art, 338,000-square-foot building in Cincinnati will hire 1,800 employees by the end of 2017 as part of the company’s initiative to consolidate operations into four locations worldwide. 

Site Selectors Guild Chooses Cincinnati for Annual Conference

Cincinnati to Host up to 500 Site Selectors During 2018 Annual Conference
October 24, 2016

Economic developers and site selection consultants from around the world gather in Ohio for the first time to share information about the overall state of economic development. 

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Cincinnati Took Center Stage as a Startup City

International crowd of 1,100 converged on the Queen City for FounderCon 2016
October 20, 2016

Techstars, a global startup accelerator program, held FounderCon 2016 in Cincinnati. The event was the largest to date and 80 percent of attendees visited Cincinnati for the first time.

Fuyao Glass America Celebrates Grand Opening of Moraine Plant

Plant is China’s Biggest Investment in Ohio with 3,000 Jobs Expected for Dayton Region
October 13, 2016

Fuyao Glass America employs 2,000 workers and is expected to add up to 1,000 more in the next few years.