The cloud-based custom software company has aggressive growth and hiring plans
Clarus R+D, a cloud-based custom software company that helps businesses claim the federal R&D tax credit, is making a big shift in its operations. Clarus R+D must aggressively grow and hire at a moment when the company is experiencing a significant increase in demand. It will do so in Central Ohio.
Investment will help the company form tighter bonds with its existing customers and expand its customer base
OMEC Smart Card, LLC, a Shanghai-based leading smart card, tag, and token manufacturer and designer serving customers worldwide, will invest in Northeast Ohio creating its first North American facility. The company cited a business-friendly environment, available talent, and access to markets as reasons for the decision.
Launched out of Bowling Green State University, Satelytics Inc. grows to pursue more applications for its technology
Founded as a start-up out of Bowling Green State University in 2009, Satelytics uses high-resolution spectral imagery from satellites, drones, and other platforms to provide critical data to multiple industries. The company initially focused on monitoring the world’s water supplies but leaders realized the greater potential of the technology. Satelytics will expand in Northwestern Ohio to begin business with other industries.
Ohio’s available pool of technology and marketing expertise as well as affordability draw in world leader in social advertising automation
Tiger Pistol is the No. 1 social advertising automation platform for local promotion. Based in Austin, Texas, Tiger Pistol sought expansion to further accelerate its innovation roadmap in order to stay competitive. After looking at several locations in the Midwest, Tiger Pistol chose to grow in Ohio, where there is abundant talent and low cost to operate.
Leading digital-photo product company drawn to Ohio’s workforce and business climate
One of the world’s leading digital-photo product companies is making a significant investment into its northwest Ohio operations. Shutterfly will invest more than $23 million to enhance product offerings at its Galion, Ohio, location.
The ability to recruit and train talent in Ohio playeda major factor in the company’sdecisionto expand in the state
Founded in 2017, Helium SEO is a Cincinnati-based digital marketing company using artificial intelligence to increase qualified leads for its clients. After experiencing significant growth and seeing success with its clients, the company realized its need to significantly increase its workforce. By growing in Ohio, the company will be able to find the quantity and quality of employees it needs.
Ohio-grown Loop plans to almost triple its workforce and continue to take advantage of customer connectivity through geographical proximity and direct flights
Loop, an e-commerce company with the most advanced returns and exchanges app on Shopify, announced plans to grow its headquarters in Ohio. A new round of funding gave Loop the fuel to grow its headquarters and significantly increase its workforce. From Ohio, Loop is geographically close to customers while frequent flights keep the company connected to other major cities across the U.S. The company is reinvesting in central Ohio to continue benefitting from Ohio’s advantages.
Company CEO impressed by the number of qualified applicants
Intelliteach, the leading provider of managed information technology and managed financial services to the legal community, has grown due to strategic investment in its operations. The company selected Maumee, Ohio, a suburb of Toledo, for its latest U.S. sales and support office. Maumee gives the company access to a large pool of qualified talent and proximity to an international airport.
Company drawn to Ohio’s workforce, colleges, universities and quality of life
Surgere, Inc. — developers of asset visibility, control and analytics software utilizing AI technology — experienced hyper-growth over the past two years. The company plans to expand its operations in Green, Ohio, which has an excellent workforce and education presence, as well as a community that will benefit its employees.
Quality talent, space to grow and strategic partnerships are valuable to the company
Since its founding in Ohio in 2017, ScriptDrop transitioned from a concept, to a startup company, to now leasing 10,000 square feet of independent space in Columbus. The company needs to prepare for its continuous growth and the CEO is dedicated to keeping that growth in Ohio.