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Pratt & Whitney Engine Center in Columbus to Pick Up Share of 125 Jobs From San Antonio Plant Closure

Posted April 17, 2013

Jobs will be spread among four cities, although Columbus will be ‘primary facility’

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A Healthy Boost in Columbus

Posted April 11, 2013

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia Announces the Addition of 200 New Jobs.

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Georgia Trend: 2013 Economic Yearbook

Posted April 10, 2013

From auto suppliers and call centers to small bookstores, local entrepreneurs are once again stepping up in the face of an uncertain economic climate. Check out the article from Georgia Trend to see more of the progress Georgia and the Columbus region is making.

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NCR Chief: Company to Meet Goal of 800-Plus Workers in Columbus by 2014

Posted April 8, 2013

There are now 650 employees on NCR's payroll in Columbus, with 550 of those working at a 340,000-square-foot plant in Corporate Ridge Business Park and 100 more at a 100,000-square-foot facility in Muscogee Technology Park. The chairman and chief executive officer of NCR Corp., Bill Nuti, said Monday the company will reach its pledged goal of employing more than 800 in Columbus, and could go even higher as business ramps up.

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Metro Columbus Population Cracks 300,000 Residents

Posted March 31, 2013

The Columbus metropolitan statistical area -- which includes Chattahoochee, Harris, Marion, Muscogee and Russell counties -- is ranked the ninth fastest-growing MSA in the U.S. at 2.9 percent.

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Deal: Koch Foods to Create 750 New Jobs in Harris County

Posted March 28, 2013

Gov. Nathan Deal announced that Koch Foods will expand its poultry processing facility in Hamilton, creating 750 new jobs and investing $49 million. Koch Foods is one of only five vertically integrated food processors in the nation.

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SodaStream and Cott Announce Strategic Manufacturing Relationship

Posted March 12, 2013

The companies will co-develop and produce flavors for SodaStream carbonation systems at Cott's concentrate production facility in Columbus, Georgia.

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Chamber Launches New Website

Posted February 13, 2013

New features includes many aspects of social media, a career center with features for job seekers and employers, live Twitter feed, secure online payments for all Chamber events, and links to other resources in our region such as Ft. Benning and the Valley, the Valley Partnership and the Young Professionals websites.

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Chamber Still Open For Business

Posted January 11, 2013

After flooding and a small electrical fire on Wednesday, January 9th the Chamber is still up and running--ready to serve their members.

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Chamber holds its 2012 Annual Meeting

Posted December 3, 2012

The 2012 Annual Meeting for the Greater Columbus Georgia Chamber of Commerce. A review of 2012 and a preview of 2013 will be presented. We will also present the the J.R. Allen Young Leader & Jim Woodruff Awards.

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