Columbia/Jefferson City Region

Missouri In 2017: A Year Of Change, A Year Of Growth

Missouri, the U.S. and the world have seen a lot of change this year. Missouri swore in a new governor, the U.S. swore in a new president, and important votes took ... Read More

Three Missouri Cities Named Among Top For Tech Startups

Kansas City, St. Louis and Columbia, Missouri were named the second, third and seventh best cities in the Silicon Prairie for tech startups, respectively, according to a new study by AIM ... Read More

Inc.: Missouri Is A Great Place To Grow Your Business

Missouri is a great place for business, according to the article “5 Reasons a Move to the Midwest Might Be Good for Your Business” on Inc.com. And Missouri’s global agtech leadership ... Read More

Food Solutions Company Expands In Missouri, Adds 40+ New Jobs

Frick’s Quality Meats, a manufacturer of smoked meats and sausages, announced plans to expand in Washington, Missouri. The expansion represents $8 million in capital investment and is anticipated to add more ... Read More

Missouri Rocket Teams and Talent Among the World’s Best

In Paris, France, and Las Cruces, New Mexico, Missouri’s talent is rocketing to new heights. Last month, a team from Festus High School in Missouri headed to Paris to represent the ... Read More

Aurora Organic Dairy Holds Groundbreaking For New Missouri Facility

Aurora Organic Dairy, a leading producer and processor of store-brand organic milk and butter for U.S. retailers, held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new $100 million facility in Columbia, Missouri. The ... Read More

10 Months in Missouri = 3,400+ Jobs, $185M+ in Payroll, & $545M+ Invested

Missouri Partnership is tasked with one goal—attracting companies from around the world to invest in Missouri. Companies that create jobs, pay salaries and grow Missouri’s economy. These companies cut across our ... Read More

Missouri Cities Named Among Best In U.S. To Launch Your Business

Jefferson City, Missouri, has been named the 5th best small city in the U.S. to launch a business, according to a WalletHub study. The study ranked cities across America based on ... Read More

The Two-Way Special Relationship Between the UK and Missouri

Earlier this week, British Consul General Stephen Bridges visited Missouri to further strengthen the economic and political connections between the United Kingdom and Missouri. Speaking on the floor of the Missouri ... Read More

Food Solutions a Huge Part of Missouri’s Economy

In the January issue of Trade & Industry Development magazine, reporter Jennifer Alten highlighted Missouri as home of some exciting examples of successful agricultural businesses and food processing centers. Missouri’s robust ... Read More