The Columbus Chamber supports business growth and development in the eight-county Columbus Region—leveraging our assets and delivering programs and services with a focus on critical business objectives:
- Retaining and expanding existing business - Provide information that helps business; collect information that helps us understand business needs so we can address them through legislative and governmental advocacy, programs, and training, as well as connections for economic community development opportunities. Outcomes: regional business retention, growth, and expansion.
- Building capacity for growth - Ensure that the region is defining, creating and upgrading the critical components of workforce, infrastructure, and business-friendly policies necessary to support and encourage economic community development in targeted industries and general business. Outcomes: regional business retention, expansion, and attraction of companies and workforce.