Named for the Iroquois word for “great river,” the state of Ohio is experiencing an economic boom. In recent years, nascent businesses and household-name brands alike have taken root in this Midwestern destination, finding a professional environment that fosters growth and expansion with a global mindset, helping it rise in the ranks to achieve a Gross State Product of $698 billion in 2019.
Whether you’re an entrepreneur just starting out or a seasoned C suite-level executive, there are myriad advantages to starting your business in Ohio — or bringing an outpost there. Of course, expanding or relocating a business is no small matter for key decision makers, site selectors, or the employees moving with the company. With this in mind, not only does the state offer affordable commercial space and a skilled, high quality workforce, but the 0% state tax on corporate income allows companies to thrive. That’s why, today, nearly 50 countries conduct business operations in Ohio, with global companies employing more than 247,000 state residents and counting.
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Written by JobsOhio.