On June 20th, 2023 while attending the 2023 Paris Air Show in France, Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that our very own Pratt & Whitney, a Raytheon Technologies business that specializes in aircraft and helicopter engines, will be expanding their operations right here.

“Columbus, Georgia, strives to be a top tier location for businesses to locate and expand,” said Heath Schondelmayer, Chair of the Board for the Development Authority of Columbus. “State partnerships and a focus on workforce development make this possible. The success of one of Columbus, Georgia’s largest employers is a major win in our efforts to grow quality jobs and attract new private investment.” in Columbus, Georgia. This expansion will create nearly 400 jobs and $206 Million in investment to our county.

Columbus continues to be attractive for industry locations because of its corporate footprint, natural resources, connectivity and workforce.

Companies interested in choosing Columbus should reach out to Jerald Mitchell, CEO Jmitchell@Columbusgachamber.com and Katie Quackenbush, Project Manager Kquackenbush@columbusgachamber.com

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