Existing Industry Program Coordinator – One Columbus

The Existing Industry Program Coordinator is an essential member of the One Columbus team. The primary focus of the role is to assist in the implementation of our organization’s economic development strategy by serving existing businesses and providing them with industry-leading support. Understanding the challenges and opportunities of our companies is imperative in enhancing the Columbus Region’s success. If you enjoy a dynamic work environment where no two days or conversations are alike, then this is the ideal role for you.

Director of Public Finance and Controller – Lake Development Authority

The Director of Public Finance and Controller is responsible for the overall financial management of the Lake Development Authority (LDA) and Lake County Executive Airport (airport) including all financial program activities and administration, financial transactions, accounting, reporting, budgeting and controls. This person is a reliable professional with broad knowledge of public finance programs and activities leading to economic growth and development for the Community. This individual also has broad knowledge in accounting and financial management. This position reports directly to the Executive Director.

WEBINAR: How Can Local Economic Developers Talk with Housing Developers?

Housing demand outstrips supply so much that developers can be – and are – very selective about where they choose to invest. Factors like land price, annexation and zoning processes, infrastructure costs, density, and community design specs will make or break a developer’s go-or-no-go decision. This panel discussion will provide insights into developers’ decision-making processes, as well as help direct the focus of local economic developers to those areas in which they can add value in housing discussions.