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Pharmavite to Join Health & Life Science Cluster

Pharmavite LLC, makers of Nature Made® vitamins and a pioneer in the health and wellness industry, has announced plans to expand into New Albany, investing more than $200 million and creating 225 new jobs in the city’s fast-growing health and life sciences cluster. The city and region’s rapid emergence

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ABERCROMBIE & FITCH FIGHTS POVERTY, RACIAL INJUSTICE

Multinational retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has donated approximately $100,000 to World Vision USA, a Washington, DC-based nonprofit that helps children, families and communities reach their full potential by addressing poverty and injustice. “Abercrombie isn’t a brand where you need to fit in—it’s one where everyone truly belongs. We lead with

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New Albany Lands Intel and Historic $20B Capital Investment

Intel recently announced plans to invest an initial $20+ billion in the construction of two state-of-the-art chip manufacturing factories on a nearly 1,000-acre site in New Albany to boost production of advanced semiconductors to power a new generation of Intel products. Intel also pledged an additional $100 million for partnerships

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OhioMeansJobs Offers One-Stop Shop for Employers

OhioMeanJobs.com allows employers and recruiters to access more than 2.2 million job resumes, create an account to connect employers to job seekers and find a variety of state programs that offer talent recruitment and retention strategies. The central hub links employers to specific resources for assessments, recruitment, continuing education and

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Haley Gallery Celebrates 15 Years in Business in New Albany

Hayley Gallery recently celebrated 15 years of promoting the works of talented local and regional artists since 2007 while also receiving the New Albany Chamber of Commerce Delta Award for Small Business of the Year. The gallery, which initially opened in the historic village center, has been dazzling art lovers

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City Honors Local Veterans for Service at Recent Event

More than 50 community members attended a recent luncheon and discussion hosted by the City to honor veterans in the community on November 11. Veterans shared their perspective on what it is like to work and live in New Albany as well as ideas on how communities can best support

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New Albany Foundation Connects Corporations to Causes

New Albany International Business Park companies seeking to support the local community can find transformational projects and programs to invest in through the New Albany Foundation. Since the foundation launched 20 years ago, it has provided more than $21 million for a wide variety of philanthropic initiatives including the

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Electronic Plan Review Saves Time, Reduces Waste

The New Albany Community Development Department begins rolling out its Electronic Plan Review program on a limited basis this month for all new engineering permits. The convenient portal will save architects, engineers and contractors time when submitting plans and renderings while reducing paper waste and their carbon footprints. Following the

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City Welcomes New Economic Development Manager

Sara Zeigler recently joined the New Albany Community Development team as economic development manager. In her new role, Zeigler will oversee economic development efforts as well as marketing the city to attract regional, state, national and international businesses. During her 29 years with the state of Ohio, Zeigler gained economic

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Chamber Announces 2022 Delta Award Winners

The New Albany Chamber of Commerce honored Delta Award recipients that “set the standard for excellence and innovation in business practices and community involvement” at its recent Annual Meeting & Delta Awards Luncheon. Recipients include Google New Albany Data Center, Outstanding Large Business; The Estate at New Albany, Outstanding Medium

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Strategic Planning Guides Commercial Growth and Achieves Work-Life Balance

By Jennifer Chrysler, New Albany Community Development Director

The intrinsic relationship between strategic planning and economic development is essential to New Albany’s recent success in attracting industry leaders in information technology, personal care and beauty, health and life sciences and high-tech manufacturing while achieving robust growth among existing businesses. From

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Video Recaps Intel Groundbreaking on $20 Billion Factories

Intel officially broke ground for its $20 billion+ state-of-the-art chip manufacturing factories, joining Mayor Sloan Spalding, City Council members, county, state and national officials in commencing the largest single private sector company investment in Ohio’s history. The project is expected to create more than 3,000 direct Intel jobs earning an

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Takeya Distribution Center Supports Fast-Growing Business 

Takeya USA, the Southern California-based global hydration brand, has opened a new 120,000-square-foot distribution center in the New Albany International Business Park to support operations and continued company growth. The New Albany distribution center demonstrates both a strategic and sizable investment by the hydration solutions brand to reduce lead

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Lower and Its HR Leader Earn Local, National Recognition 

New Albany-based financial technology business, Lower, ranks No. 1,534 in Inc. magazine’s 2022 Inc. 5000 list of companies demonstrating American ingenuity and resilience. Founded in 2014, Inc. notes the multi-channel technology company that helps consumers build wealth through homeownership by providing mortgages, banking and insurance has grown by

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