Category Archives: Columbus

Big Lots moving HQ, 800 jobs to northeast Columbus.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus Business First reported Big Lots is moving its headquarters – and 800 jobs – across town. The Columbus-based discount retailer is staying in the city, but plans to move its corporate offices from 300 Phillipi Road on the we ...

King Memory hiring in Columbus.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — King Memory continues its quick expansion in Columbus, and with a new facility comes a need for empolyees to fill the space — good news for job seekers. King Memory is a wholesaler, original brand manufacturer, and online retailer of ...

New business filings in Ohio grow at a record pace.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — 8,003 new entities filed paperwork to start businesses in Ohio during September, as reported by Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted. The numbers are a slight improvement over those of September 2014. So far in 2015, 75,377 new businesses ...

AT&T looks to hire 100 veterans in Ohio.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — As part of a nationwide hiring expansion, AT&T is seeking veterans to fill 100 jobs in Ohio. The job openings will be in retail centers and in call centers. AT&T pledged in 2013 to hire 10,000 veterans in five years. As of Oct. ...

Giant Eagle grocery stores to hire 545 in central Ohio.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Grocery chain Giant Eagle has announced plans to hire 545 permanent employees in the central Ohio area. The employees will be hired for the holiday season and beyond. The company will host recruiting events at stores this weekend. While ...

Rally’s to open 11 restaurants in Ohio.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — As part of its recent expansion plans, Rally’s restaurant chain has announced plans to open 11 new burger franchises in the next several years, focusing on Cleveland and Columbus in particular. The Florida-based fast food restaura ...

MT Business Technologies brings 30 jobs to Columbus.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Office technology specialists MT Business Technologies has announced it is establishing a sales office in downtown Columbus, bringing with it 30 jobs. The move to the Columbus Arena District will be completed in December, and reflects ...

Lextant moves to Columbus, adds 40 jobs.

COLUMBUS, OHIO — Research and design consultants Lextant are moving to a larger facility on High Street in Columbus. The larger workplace will also accommodate a larger workforce. Along with its new 13,000-square-foot office space, the research and des ...

Ohio unpacks 466 jobs from Bell Inc..

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Bell Inc. of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, has announced it plans to expand its reach into Ohio, in a move that is expected to create 466 jobs in the state. Bell, a packaging company for restaurants and manufacturers of packaged items, wil ...

Funding award is fun for Finance Fund.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio nonprofit community development entity Finance Fund was recently awarded $4 million to distribute to communities in need of access to capital and financing. In addition, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Fi ...

Rice Energy announces Utica Shale project in Ohio.

COLUMBUS, OHIO — Rice Energy will partner with Gulfport Energy in Gulfport’s Utica Shale development in Ohio. 75 percent of the joint venture will be owned by Rice. Rice will be responsible for constructing and operating the JV’s assets: ...