Category: Development News

New Albany Is Home to Growing Number of Fashion Designers

Central Ohio is home to the largest number of fashion designers outside of New York City and Los Angeles and many of them work as well live in New Albany.

“Our motto is, ‘Just get them here,’” says Joshua Secrest, director of human resources at Abercrombie & Fitch. “If they …


New Website Offers Robust Site Selection Info and Tools

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New Albany’s Community Development Department has launched a new website designed to enhance the ability of site selectors and C-suite executives across the country to identify the critical assets that make doing business here advantageous. “This website represents the best of what New Albany has to offer companies of all …


New Albany Supports Manufacturing Companies through MEP Partnership


The Ohio State Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence, of which New Albany’s Economic Development Department is a partner, was recently designated a Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) by the Ohio Development Services Agency. The initiative, which comes with $8.6 million in federal, state and industry funding, focuses on providing consulting …