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Our 2012 Q2 report, with all the statistics and news you need about Columbus economic development and business growth!

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    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012
    • Th e QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012EMPLOYMENT, LABOR FORCE, UNEMPLOYMENT RATES TOTAL PAYROLL EMPLOYMENT COLUMBUS REGION UNEMPLOYMENT Columbus metro area employment rose faster than RATE that of Ohio and U.S.: Columbus MSA employment rose 7,600 (0.8%) in the second quarter, compared to 12% 102.0 Ohio growth of 0.7% and U.S. growth of 0.2%. 100.0 10% Index: 1/08 = 100.0 Employment growth in the first half was 17,700 (1.9%) 98.0 8% for the MSA, 1.6% for Ohio, and 0.7% for the U.S. 96.0 6% Columbus Region unemployment rate down to 94.0 4% 6.3%: The 11- - 92.0 adjusted unemployment rate fell to 6.3% in June, 90.0 2% compared to a 7.2% Ohio rate and an 8.2% U.S. rate. 88.0 0% 4/08 7/08 10/08 4/09 7/09 7/10 10/10 4/11 10/09 1/08 1/09 4/10 7/11 4/12 1/10 1/12 10/11 1/11 10/09 4/08 4/10 1/09 7/08 4/09 7/10 10/10 1/12 10/08 1/10 4/11 7/11 10/11 1/08 7/09 1/11 4/12 The number of employed residents increased while the number of active local job-seekers remained essentially Columbus MSA Ohio US Columbus Region Ohio U.S. constant, leading to the decline in the unemployment rate. Source: Current Employment Statistics, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Stats. Seasonal adjustment of MSA employment by Regionomics LLC. Seasonal adjustment of regional rate by Regionomics LLC. Gap remains between normal and actual labor force growth: The difference between reported labor force and the level assuming normal growth continues to widen, indicating a growing overhang of discouraged COLUMBUS REGION LABOR FORCE workers. 1,120 1,070 Thousands 1,020 970 920 4/09 4/10 7/10 4/11 4/08 7/08 10/08 7/09 10/09 1/08 10/10 1/09 1/10 4/12 7/11 10/11 1/12 1/11 Labor force Labor force, normal growth Resident employment Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Stats. Seasonal adjustment of regional rate by Regionomics LLC. 1
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012EMPLOYMENT BY INDUSTRYMSA SHARE OF EMPLOYMENT BY INDUSTRY, LOGISTICS: TRANSPORTATION, MANUFACTURINGJUNE 2012 WAREHOUSING & WHOLESALE 110.0 110.0 Logistics 10% 105.0 105.0 Index: 1/08 = 100.0 Index: 1/08 = 100.0 Manufacturing 100.0 Retail 100.0 trade 7% 95.0 12% 95.0 90.0 Government 18% 85.0 Professional & 90.0 business svcs 80.0 18% 85.0 75.0 Leisure & hospitality 80.0 70.0 Computer 10/10 7/08 4/08 10/08 4/12 4/09 4/11 7/09 10/09 1/10 4/10 1/08 1/09 10/11 7/10 1/11 7/11 1/12 10/08 4/09 4/08 7/09 4/10 4/11 10/09 1/08 7/10 4/12 1/09 10/10 1/11 7/08 7/11 10/11 1/10 1/12 11% design & related svcs Healthcare & Finance & 3% social insurance assistance 7% Columbus MSA Ohio US Columbus MSA Ohio US 14%PROFESSIONAL & BUSINESS SERVICES COMPUTER DESIGN & RELATED SERVICES FINANCE & INSURANCE 110.0 150.0 110.0 105.0 140.0 105.0 Index: 1/08 = 100.0 Index: 1/08 = 100.0 Index: 1/08 = 100.0 130.0 100.0 100.0 120.0 95.0 95.0 110.0 90.0 90.0 100.0 85.0 85.0 90.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 4/08 4/09 4/12 7/11 7/08 10/08 7/09 10/09 10/10 4/11 1/09 1/10 1/08 4/10 7/10 10/11 1/11 1/12 4/08 4/09 4/08 4/09 4/12 4/12 4/10 7/08 10/08 10/09 7/10 4/11 7/08 10/08 10/09 10/11 1/08 1/09 7/09 10/11 1/08 1/09 7/09 4/10 7/10 10/10 1/10 4/11 10/10 1/12 7/11 1/11 7/11 1/10 1/11 1/12 Columbus MSA Ohio US Columbus MSA Ohio US Columbus MSA Ohio USSource: Current Employment Statistics, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.Seasonal adjustment of MSA employment by Regionomics LLC. 2
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012EMPLOYMENT BY INDUSTRY (continued)  Charts on pages 2 and 3 show that the Columbus HEALTHCARE & SOCIAL ASSISTANCE LEISURE & HOSPITALITY metro area experienced employment gains in logistics, healthcare, leisure & hospitality, and retail, above Ohio 130.0 110.0 125.0 and U.S. rates. The MSA underperformed in business 105.0 Index: 1/08 = 100.0 Index: 1/08 = 100.0 120.0 services and saw losses in finance and government. 115.0 100.0  Manufacturing gained 400 jobs (0.6%), partly 110.0 105.0 95.0 offsetting a 4,600-job loss over the previous eight 100.0 95.0 90.0 months. 90.0  Leisure & hospitality employment surged 4,200 jobs 85.0 85.0 (4.8%). 80.0 80.0 4/08 4/09 10/08 4/11 7/11 10/11 1/08 4/12 7/08 7/09 10/09 4/10 10/10 1/09 1/10 7/10 1/11 1/12 10/10 4/08 7/08 10/08 4/09 4/11 4/12 7/09 10/09 10/11 1/08 1/09 1/10 4/10 7/11 1/12 1/11 7/10  Retail continued its strong growth with a gain of 2,100 jobs (2.2%). Ohio gained 0.5% and the U.S. gained 0.1%. Columbus MSA Ohio US Columbus MSA Ohio US The second quarter gain brings total growth since February 2010 to 6,400 (6.7%).Industry MSA empl. chg. OH US No. % % % GOVERNMENT RETAILLogistics +900 +1.2 -0.5 0.5 110.0Manufacturing +400 +0.6 1.1 0.3 110.0Business services +100 +0.1 1.0 0.7 105.0 105.0 Index: 1/08 = 100.0 Index: 1/08 = 100.0 Computer-related +200 +0.7 -1.6 1.2 100.0 100.0Finance & insurance -100 -0.2 0.4 0.2 95.0 95.0Healthcare & social assistance +1,000 +0.9 +0.4 +0.4 90.0 90.0Leisure & hospitality +4,200 +4.8 +1.1 0.0 85.0 85.0Government -2,400 -1.6 +0.1 -0.2 80.0 80.0Retail +2,100 +2.2 +0.5 +0.1 10/08 10/09 1/08 4/08 4/09 7/09 4/12 1/09 4/10 7/10 7/11 10/11 7/08 1/11 4/11 10/10 1/10 1/12 10/10 4/08 7/08 1/10 10/08 4/09 7/09 10/09 4/10 4/11 1/09 1/08 1/11 10/11 4/12 1/12 7/11 7/10 Columbus MSA Ohio US Columbus MSA Ohio US 3
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012EMPLOYMENT BY COUNTY DELAWARE COUNTY FAIRFIELD COUNTY  Charts on pages 4 and 5 show 11-year trends of Columbus Region employment at the county level, 120.0 200.0 including newly released 2011 totals. 115.0 180.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0  Franklin County accounts for 70% of total regional 110.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0 160.0 105.0 employment, down from 74% in 2001. However, the 100.0 county reversed a near-steady 11-year decline, adding 140.0 95.0 9,910 jobs (1.5%). 90.0 120.0  Columbus Region employment rose 1.7% in 2011 (15,399) 85.0 100.0 vs. U.S. growth of 1.2%. 80.0 75.0  Delaware County employment increased 4.9% in 2010 to 80.0 2011 2010 2008 2009 2004 2006 2001 2002 2005 2007 2003 2011 2010 2003 2004 2008 2002 2006 2009 2001 2005 2007 75,663. This is double its 2001 level.  Licking and Madison also enjoyed better-than-average Delaware Region U.S. Fairfield Region U.S. gains, up 2.9% and 2.8%, respectively.REGIONAL SHARE OF EMPLOYMENT BY COUNTY, FRANKLIN COUNTY KNOX COUNTY2011 120.0 120.0 Other 115.0 115.0 counties in Marion Region Index: 2001 = 100.0 110.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0 110.0 3% 7% Union 105.0 105.0 3% 100.0 100.0 Fairfield 95.0 95.0 4% Licking 90.0 90.0 5% 85.0 85.0 Delaware 80.0 80.0 8% 75.0 75.0 2010 2008 2011 2004 2006 2009 2002 2003 2007 2001 2005 2011 2010 2002 2005 2007 2009 2001 2008 2006 2003 2004 Franklin 70% Franklin Region U.S. Knox Region U.S.Source: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Source: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 4
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012 EMPLOYMENT BY COUNTY (continued) LICKING COUNTY LOGAN COUNTY MADISON COUNTY MARION COUNTY 120.0 120.0 120.0 120.0 115.0 115.0 115.0 115.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0 110.0Index: 2001 = 100.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0 110.0 110.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0 110.0 105.0 105.0 105.0 105.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 95.0 95.0 95.0 95.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 85.0 85.0 85.0 85.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 75.0 75.0 75.0 75.0 2010 2011 2003 2008 2004 2007 2006 2009 2001 2002 2005 2011 2011 2010 2004 2010 2008 2009 2006 2009 2004 2006 2008 2001 2005 2002 2007 2001 2003 2005 2003 2002 2007 2011 2010 2007 2001 2002 2004 2009 2003 2005 2006 2008 Licking Region Logan Region U.S. Madison Region Marion Region U.S. MORROW COUNTY PICKAWAY COUNTY UNION COUNTY REGION EXCLUDING FRANKLIN 120.0 120.0 120.0 120.0 115.0 115.0 115.0 115.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0 110.0 110.0 110.0 Index: 2001 = 100.0 110.0 105.0 105.0 105.0 105.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 95.0 95.0 95.0 95.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 85.0 85.0 85.0 85.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 75.0 75.0 75.0 75.0 2010 2010 2010 2011 2011 2011 2001 2001 2001 2003 2003 2009 2008 2009 2004 2005 2004 2007 2003 2007 2007 2006 2008 2004 2006 2008 2009 2002 2002 2005 2002 2005 2006 2011 2010 2007 2002 2005 2003 2006 2001 2004 2008 2009 Region excl Franklin Morrow Region U.S. Pickaway Region U.S. Union Region U.S. Region Source: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 5
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE AIRPORT PASSENGERS & CARGOINDUSTRIAL REAL ESTATE VACANCY RATES PORT COLUMBUS INTL. AIRPORT PASSENGERS 25.0 2,000 1,800 Thousands of passengers 20.0 1,600 1,400 Percent 15.0 1,200 10.0 1,000 800 5.0 600 400 0.0 200 2008-Q1 2009-Q1 2012-Q1 2007-Q2 2008-Q3 2009-Q3 2009-Q4 2012-Q2 2008-Q4 2010-Q4 2009-Q2 2007-Q3 2007-Q4 2008-Q2 2007-Q1 2010-Q2 2010-Q1 2010-Q3 2011-Q2 2011-Q1 2011-Q4 2011-Q3 0 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 Columbus U.S.Source: CB Richard Ellis. Source: Columbus Regional Airport Authority.OFFICE VACANCY RATES RICKENBACKER INTL. AIRPORT CARGO HANDLED 25.0 60,000 20.0 50,000 Thousands of pounds Percent 15.0 40,000 10.0 30,000 5.0 20,000 0.0 10,000 2009-Q4 2012-Q2 2008-Q4 2009-Q2 2008-Q2 2010-Q2 2012-Q1 2007-Q1 2007-Q3 2008-Q1 2008-Q3 2009-Q1 2009-Q3 2010-Q3 2011-Q1 2010-Q1 2011-Q3 2007-Q2 2010-Q4 2007-Q4 2011-Q4 2011-Q2 0 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 Columbus U.S.Source: CB Richard Ellis. Source: Columbus Regional Airport Authority. 6
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012HOUSING RESIDENTIAL BUILDING PERMITS, RESIDENTIAL SALES, COLUMBUS MLS Building permits up higher in Columbus metro area COLUMBUS MSA AREA than in U.S.: Building permits were issued for 1,733 2,000 8,000 residential units in the Columbus MSA during the 1,800 second quarter, up 45% from the previous year. The 1,600 6,400 Numbner of Permits Numbner of Sales comparable U.S. gain was 37.6%. 1,400 1,200 4,800 Single-unit permits in the MSA were up 38% over last 1,000 year; the national gain was 19%. 800 3,200 Number of home sales in Columbus up 14%: Home 600 sales in the Columbus Multiple Listing Service area 400 1,600 200 (larger than and somewhat different from the Region) 0 0 totaled 6,247, up 13.9% from last year. Nationally, Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 home sales during the quarter were 8.6% higher than 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 last year, but were 16.2% higher in the Midwest. Dollar volume of MSA home sales increased 22.3% to Source: U.S. Census Bureau. Source: Columbus Board of Realtors. $1.088 billion. CHANGE IN RESIDENTIAL SALES FROM SAME QUARTER PREVIOUS YEAR 40% 30% Percent Change 20% 10% 0% Columbus MLS -10% U.S. -20% -30% 2008-Q4 2012-Q2 2009-Q4 2008-Q2 2009-Q2 2012-Q1 2009-Q1 2009-Q3 2010-Q2 2008-Q1 2008-Q3 2011-Q1 2011-Q3 2011-Q4 2010-Q1 2010-Q3 2010-Q4 2011-Q2 Source: Columbus Board of Realtors, National Association of Realtors. 7
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012HOUSING (continued) MSA HOUSE PRICE CHANGE, 1ST QUARTER 2007 TO 1ST QUARTER 2012  Prices in Columbus and other housing markets still trending downward: Columbus MSA house prices in Austin the first quarter were down 0.8% from a year earlier, Pittsburgh Oklahoma City compared to losses of 1.0% in Ohio and 1.4% Raleigh nationwide. The local loss ranked 23 rd among the 64 Indianapolis Nashville-Davidson million-plus regions in the U.S. Columbus -8.1% Cincinnati Charlotte St Louis Kansas City Milwaukee Cleveland United States -16.7% Minneapolis Chicago San Diego Detroit Jacksonville -40% -35% -30% -25% -20% -15% -10% -5% 0% 5% 10%FHFA HOUSE PRICE INDEX, 1ST QUARTER 2007 - MSA HOUSE PRICE CHANGE, 2ND QUARTER 2009 TO 1ST QUARTER 20121ST QUARTER 2012 Pittsburgh 105.00 Oklahoma City Index: 1st Qtr. 2007 = 100.0 Austin 100.00 Indianapolis Cincinnati 95.00 San Diego Columbus -5.2% 90.00 St Louis Nashville-Davidson 85.00 Kansas City Raleigh 80.00 Milwaukee -8.5% 2007-Q1 2012-Q1 2009-Q1 United States 2007-Q3 2009-Q3 2008-Q1 2008-Q3 2011-Q1 2010-Q1 2010-Q3 2011-Q3 Cleveland Charlotte Detroit Minneapolis Columbus MSA Ohio U.S Chicago JacksonvilleSource: Federal Housing Finance Agency House Price Index. -25% -20% -15% -10% -5% 0% 5% 8
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012GDP AND INFLATION HISTORIC AND FORECAST U.S. GDP; HISTORIC PERSONAL CONSUMPTION Slower growth in U.S. GDP and personal consumption:  The preliminary estimate of U.S. Gross Domestic 6% Annualized Change (Percent) 4% Product (GDP) showed an annualized increase of 2% 1.5% in the second quarter, less than the previous 0% -2%  Growth in personal consumption (70% of the GDP -4% economy) was also 1.5%, its slowest in a year, -6% Personal Cons. driven by slowing in purchases of consumer Exp. -8% durables. The Thomson Reuters/University of -10% Michigan Index of Consumer Sentiment registered 2012-Q1 2012-Q2 2008-Q2 2009-Q2 2012-Q4 2008-Q1 2009-Q1 2009-Q4 2010-Q1 2012-Q3 2008-Q3 2008-Q4 2009-Q3 2010-Q3 2010-Q4 2011-Q4 2011-Q1 2013-Q1 2010-Q2 2011-Q2 2013-Q2 2011-Q3 a large drop in June and fell further in July. U.S. GDP growth to remain below 2.5% into 2013: The July Wall Street Journal economic forecasting Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, Wall Street Journal Economic Forecasting Survey. survey expected GDP growth to remain below 2.5% into 2013. Economists continued to assign a low risk to recession, but almost all said that it is more likely that their forecast is too optimistic rather than too CPI INFLATION, LARGE MIDWEST CITIES pessimistic. Overall inflation fell to 1.7%, but core inflation 6% Annualized Change (Percent) (excluding food and energy items) continued to creep 5% 4% upward and now stands at 2.3%. 3% 2% 1% All items 0% -1% Excl.Food & Energy (core) -2% -3% 2012-Q1 2009-Q1 2009-Q3 2008-Q3 2010-Q4 2012-Q2 2008-Q4 2009-Q2 2009-Q4 2011-Q2 2008-Q1 2008-Q2 2010-Q3 2011-Q1 2010-Q1 2010-Q2 2011-Q3 2011-Q4 Source: Consumer Price Index (CPI-U), U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics 9
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012COLUMBUS 2020 PERFORMANCE | PROJECTS JAN-JUL 2012 NUMBER OF PROJECTS (2012 v. 2011) FIRST-TIME VISITS (2012 v. 2011)As of July 2012, Columbus 2020 had 158 projects startedyear to date, more than 80 percent higher than the 2011 50 15pace. There were also 44 first-time visits to the Columbus 12Region by companies year to date through July, 38 percent 40 37 12higher than the 2011 pace. 9 30 27 8 8 25 9 22 21 7 7 7 19 6 17 18 20 16 6 5 12 14 13 11 11 12 4 4 4 9 9 9 10 3 3 10 3 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 2011 2012 2011 2012 PROJECTS ACTIVE AT END OF EACH MONTH PROJECTS ACTIVE AT END OF EACH MONTHThe composition of projects in the pipeline has changed in BY INDUSTRY2012 compared to 2011. Existing business projects nowmake up about 40 percent of projects active at any given 100 Oct 12% 2011 Jan 2012 90 82 80time, compared to 10-15 percent in 2011. Establishment of 70 73 15% 80 66 66 68 64 65 70 61 59Columbus 2020s Business Retention and Expansion team 57 57 58 17% 17% 49 53 % 60 52%has been a major factor. Industry composition has also 44 42 19% 50 19% 34 34 39shifted. Office projects represent a greater share now. The 40number of manufacturing projects has remained steady, 30 17 20 7 10 8 Apr 2012 Jul 2012 6 5but the percent share has fallen from 59 to 44 percent. 10 8% 12% 0 Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul 17% 41% 17% 43% 2011 2012 2012 34% 28% Existing New Manufacturing Office Logistics Tech/R&D 10
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012COLUMBUS 2020 PERFORMANCE | DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES JAN-JUL 2012 2012 Q2 COMPLETED ACTIVITIES 2012 Q3 PLANNED ACTIVITIESIn the second quarter of 2012, the Columbus 2020 Attractteam traveled across the U.S. and the globe visiting 13 U.S.cities, 10 states, and two foreign countries. Visits includedbusiness development missions, industry conferences, andconsultant and active project calls. Third quarter visitsinclude 11 U.S. cities, including business developmentmissions to California, Detroit, and St. Louis, as well asinternational missions to China and Toronto. In all of 2011,the team visited 30 U.S. cities and six foreign countries. EXISTING BUSINESS VISITS CONDUCTED BY EXISTING BUSINESS VISITS CONDUCTED BYThe Columbus 2020 Business Retention and Expansion INDUSTRY PLACEteam and our local economic development partners Tech/ 140conducted a combined total of 311 visits to businesses in R&D 120the Region during the first seven months of 2012, 8% 100approximately 13 percent higher than the pace for the 80 Logistics 60same period in 2011. Manufacturing businesses represent a 13% 40 Manu-43 percent share of visits, followed by headquarters and facturing 20 43% 0business services at 34 percent. Office 34% Columbus 2020 Local ED Partner 11
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012NOTABLE EXPANSIONS & LOCATIONS | JAN-JUL 2012 ED PROJECT ANNOUNCEMENTS BY ED PROJECT ANNOUNCEMENTS - JOBColumbus 2020 tracks economic development project INDUSTRY CREATIONannouncements in the Columbus Region. Our database contains 69projects for the first seven months of 2012. Of the 69 projects, 45% 10,000 2011 Jan-Jul 2012have been in manufacturing and 23% in headquarters/office functions, 7,839 8,000roughly similar to 2011 numbers. Projects year to date in 2012 17% 5,840represent a combined total of 7,042 jobs anticipated to be created or 19% 6,000 44% 45% 4,132 4,230retained. 12% 15% 4,000 25% 23% 2,000 1,422 1,390 0 Attract Expand Retain Manufacturing Office Logistics Tech/R&D 2011 Jan-July 2012 ED PROJECT ANNOUNCEMENTS, COUNT ED PROJECT ANNOUNCEMENTS, COUNT BY MUNICIPALITY BY PLACE 25 20 20 17 15 15 10 7 5 5 5 0 12
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012NOTABLE EXPANSIONS & LOCATIONS | JAN-JUL 2012(BOLD = Announcements added since last quarterly report)COMPANY DESCRIPTION CITY COUNTY NO. OF JOBS TYPE2Checkout.com Electronic payment services Grandview Heights Franklin 189 ExpansionAccess America Transport Freight services Hilliard Franklin 28 ExpansionAgri-Industrial Products LLC Manufacturer and distributor of replacement parts for agricultural, landscaping, industrial markets Columbus Franklin NA ExpansionAleris Residential aluminum building products Ashville Pickaway 68 ExpansionAllied Mineral Products, Inc. Foundry - steel, aluminum, copper and zinc Columbus Franklin 44 Retention / ExpansionAnomatic Manufacturer of anodized aluminum New Albany Licking 185 ExpansionAriel Corporation Gas compressors Mount Vernon Knox 100 ExpansionArminak & Associates Manufacturer of packages and containers for personal care products New Albany Licking NA AttractionASK Chemical LP Chemicals Dublin Franklin 74 Retention / ExpansionAutotool Manufacturer of automated systems for auto companies and suppliers Jerome Township Union 27 ExpansionBanner Metals Manufacturer of parts for aviation, auto, construction equipment Columbus Franklin 40 ExpansionBare Escentuals, Inc. Consumer products Groveport Franklin 75 AttractionBoeing Corporation Electrostatically supported gyro navigation repair line Heath Licking NA ExpansionBound Tree Medical (Sarnova) Specialty provider of emergency medical and acute care products Dublin Franklin 41 Retention / ExpansionCall Copy Information services and software Columbus Franklin 60 ExpansionCardington Yutaka Tier II Honda Supplier Cardington Morrow 200 ExpansionCity Fund Services Ohio, Inc. NA Fund services including administration and accounting, transfer agency and shareholder services, compliance and regulatory support Columbus Franklin ExpansionCleverley & Associates Health care data and cost analysis for hospitals Worthington Franklin 34 Retention / ExpansionClosed Loop Refining and Recovery Electronic recycling Columbus Franklin 55 AttractionColumbus Galvanizing Steel galvanizing Columbus Franklin NA ExpansionContactUS LLC Contact center for clients in need of inbound and outbound support Columbus Franklin NA ExpansionDawson Resources Employment services Grandview Heights Franklin 94 Retention / ExpansionDelaware Art.com, Inc. Fulfillment center for art and décor items Lockbourne Franklin 175 ExpansionDiscover Financial Data center New Albany Franklin 662 ExpansionElton Manufacturing Manufacturer of window and weatherstripping products to garage door industry Worthington Franklin NA AttractionExel Logistics Obetz Franklin 275 AttractionF.T. Precision Rocker arms supplier for Honda Fredericktown Knox 100 ExpansionFIMM USA, Inc. Manufacturer of metallic broom and mop handles, tools and snow shovels Columbus Franklin 25 Attraction 13
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012NOTABLE EXPANSIONS & LOCATIONS | JAN-JUL 2012(BOLD = Announcements added since last quarterly report)COMPANY DESCRIPTION CITY COUNTY NO. OF JOBS TYPEFlorida Production Engineering Injection molding for auto manufacturing Circleville Franklin 270 ExpansionGraphic Packaging International Paperboard provider to beverage companies Marion Marion NA ExpansionHFI LLC Honda supplier Canal Winchester Fairfield 205 Retention / ExpansionHonda R&D Automotive research and development Marysville Union NA ExpansionHonda Transmission Automatic transmissions for Accord, Acura TL, Acura MDX, Acura RDX Russells Point Logan 100 ExpansionHonda/Acura Autmotive manufacturing East Liberty Logan NA ExpansionHoward Hanna Real estate brokerage office Upper Arlington Franklin 50 AttractionHubbard Enterprises, LLC Manufacturer of rigs for oil and gas industry Lancaster Fairfield 40 AttractionHumana Office Dublin Franklin 200 ExpansionITM Marketing Call center Granville Township Licking 100 AttractionJ P Morgan Chase Financial services Westerville Delaware 350 ExpansionKnox Community Hostpital Hospital Mount Vernon Knox 126 ExpansionLa Senza Fashion retailer Columbus Franklin 50 ExpansionLancaster Pollard Financial services for health care, senior living and affordable housing organizations Columbus Franklin 49 ExpansionLegacy Commercial Flooring Provider of commercial flooring products Gahanna Franklin 75 AttractionManifold & Phalor, Inc. Metal products fabrication, die and mold refurbishing and engineering services. Canal Winchester Fairfield 30 ExpansionMarcy Industries Metal fabrication, machining and welding for transportation industry Marion Township Marion 6 ExpansionMarion Industrial Center Intermodal freight facility Marion Marion 15 ExpansionMount Vernon Nazarene University Higher education Mount Vernon Knox 5 ExpansionNestle USA Research laboratory Dublin Franklin 200 Retention / ExpansionOhio University Medical Campus New medical college campus Dublin Franklin NA AttractionOrange Barrel Media Advertising agency Columbus Franklin NA ExpansionOxford Consulting Group, Inc. IT Consulting Westerville Franklin 50 ExpansionPacer International Logistics Dublin Franklin 455 Retention / ExpansionPACS Switch gears and control panels Mount Vernon Knox 155 Retention / ExpansionQuantum Health Inc Management of health care benefits and services Columbus Franklin 525 ExpansionRampart Hosting LLC Information Services and Software Columbus Franklin 39 ExpansionRele Sales and distribution center of protective floor boards Columbus Franklin 2 Attraction 14
    • QUARTERLY ECONOMIC UPDATE | Q2 2012NOTABLE EXPANSIONS & LOCATIONS | JAN-JUL 2012(BOLD = Announcements added since last quarterly report)COMPANY DESCRIPTION CITY COUNTY NO. OF JOBS TYPEResource Ventures, LTD Online marketing services and consulting Columbus Franklin 163 ExpansionRolls-Royce Energy Systems Gas powered turbines Mount Vernon Knox 335 Retention / ExpansionRxScan Medical bracelet scanners for pharmaceutical use Powell Delaware 13 Retention / ExpansionSkylight Financial Provider of paperless payroll systems and services Dublin Franklin NA ExpansionSPARC Holding LLC Business investment and management Columbus Franklin 20 AttractionSwitchbox Inc. Web development and IT solutions Worthington Franklin 40 ExpansionTech International Tire repair and wheel services Johnstown Licking 29 ExpansionTriple T Transport Inc. Headquarters of freight broker Orange Township Delaware 39 ExpansionVeeva Systems Cloud-based business services Hilliard Franklin 9 ExpansionVenture Therapeutics Headquarters and pharmaceutical manufacturing New Albany Franklin 110 AttractionVeriano Fine Foods & Spirits Tessora Limone and other spirited beverage products New Albany Franklin 15 AttractionYachiyo Manfucturer of gas tanks for Honda Marion Marion 40 ExpansionZulily, Inc. E-commerce fufillment center Obetz Franklin 580 Attraction The Columbus 2020 economic update for the second quarter of 2012 covers regional economic data and economic development activities year to date, with a focus on April to June. This update was prepared by the Columbus 2020 Research Team and Bill LaFayette, Ph.D., Regionomics TM LLC. 15