COLUMBUS, March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JobsOhio today released its 2012 Annual Report and 2013 Strategic Plan. This is the first annual report produced by the private economic development organization since it was established in July of 2011.
"Our first full year was one of significant accomplishments for JobsOhio and we feel good about the organization's progress in 2012," said John Minor, President and Chief Investment Officer for JobsOhio.
With its state and regional partners last year, JobsOhio successfully assisted 277 companies that committed to creating or retaining 75,612 total jobs for Ohioans, and making $5.8 billion in capital investments.
Minor said the annual report and strategic plan provide a framework for the JobsOhio team to execute its mission to drive job creation, new capital investment, and economic growth for Ohio by being a leading provider of innovative business solutions to companies.
"In 2013, we will focus on executing our strategies, including retaining and expanding Ohio businesses, attracting new companies to Ohio, and marketing the state's attractive business environment where companies and Ohioans continue to grow and thrive," Minor said.
Download the 2012 Annual Report & 2013 Strategic Plan at jobs-ohio.com