In celebration of our 40th Anniversary, we produced a short video about our history.
COLUMBUS, INDIANA (July 11, 2016) – I.U. President Michael McRobbie to Keynote 40th Annual Meeting of Columbus Economic Development Board The Columbus Economic Development Board today announced details of its upcoming Annual Meeting, to be held Monday, August 22, 2016, at the Commons in downtown Columbus at 11:30 AM – 1 PM. Indiana University president [...]
Columbus, Indiana – Shively Bros. Inc. is a precision tooling preset organization servicing the engine manufacturing industry. The company identified a 6,400 s.f. facility at 4441 Kelly Street that will accommodate the installation of $725,000 in machinery & equipment by mid-year 2018. The company plans to invest up to $10,000 in building improvements. Within the [...]
Columbus, Indiana (May 9, 2016) - Two Columbus, Indiana, leaders are fresh back from an economic development mission to Germany, and they were not alone in seeking European investment. Mayor Jim Lienhoop and Jason Hester, executive director of the Columbus Economic Development Board, recently traveled to the Hannover Messe trade fair in Hannover, Germany, where the [...]
Columbus, Indiana (March 23, 2016) - Members of the Columbus Economic Development Board (EDB) are launching the organization’s fourth annual Existing Business Survey to identify the needs and opinions of employers in Columbus and Bartholomew County. Among company executives surveyed during the first three years of the program, local attitudes about the community and overall [...]