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Mission POSITIONING GREATER COLUMBUS TO THRIVE IN A GLOBAL SOCIETY.

GlobalColumbus®

GlobalColumbus® is a community initiative led by the Columbus Council on World Affairs.

For more information, please contact Patrick Terrien

Comments

"COLUMBUS2020’S INVESTMENT IN THE GLOBAL REPORT IS AN INVESTMENT IN OUR REGION’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT. AS WE BETTER UNDERSTAND THE EXTENT OF OUR GLOBAL ASSETS, WE CAN BETTER POSITION THE REGION TO BE EVEN MORE COMPETITIVE."

Kenny McDonald
Chief Economic Officer, Columbus2020!


"AS WE CELEBRATE 200 YEARS AS A GREAT CITY, COLUMBUS IS POISED FOR THE FUTURE - A FUTURE THAT IS EXPONENTIALLY MORE GLOBAL. THE GLOBAL REPORT HELPS OUR COMMUNITY PREPARE FOR THAT FUTURE."

Michael B. Coleman
Mayor, City of Columbus


"I AM EXCITED ABOUT THE WONDERFUL PARTNERSHIPS THAT WERE DEVELOPED TO CREATE THE GLOBAL REPORT. OPENING OUR EYES TO THE WORLD AND OUR LOCAL CONNECTIONS AROUND THE GLOBE IS VITAL."

Marilyn Brown
Franklin County Commissioner


"AS A CENTRAL OHIO REGION, WE NEED TO BE POSITIONED TO COMPETE ON A GLOBAL SCALE IN ORDER TO SECURE A VIBRANT, SUSTAINABLE FUTURE FOR OUR COMMUNITIES."

Derrick R. Clay
Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission


"AS COLUMBUS BECOMES AN INCREASINGLY PROMINENT PLAYER IN THE WORLD, OUR DONORS AND PARTNERS ARE ACTIVELY SEEKING OPPORTUNITIES TO ENHANCE OUR VOICE AND PARTICIPATION IN THE GLOBAL SPHERE. WE ARE PROUD TO SUPPORT THE GLOBAL REPORT."

Doug Kridler
President and CEO, The Columbus Foundation