REDI President Mike Brooks Honored

Mike Brooks was presented the 2014 Governor’s Career Service in Economic Development Award by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon.
Pictured, left to right, are Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, REDI President Mike Brooks, and Missouri Department of Economic Development Director Mike Downing.


Site and Building Information

Find detailed information on sites, buildings, and locations for businesses looking to grow... right at your fingertips.

REDI Downtown Incubator

REDI's Downtown Incubator, next door to REDI’s headquarters, serves as an affordable, 24-hour office space for entrepreneurship in Columbia, providing resources and space for local entrepreneurs.


Columbia #1 "Best-Performing Cities"

Columbia ranks #1 with strong performances across the board. Growth in high-tech GDP and the number of high-tech industries drove its top ranking.

Featured Investor

c&c contruction 120x120

C&C Construction, Inc

C&C Construction has been proudly building homes in the Mid Missouri area for over 30 years. We’ve built a reputation by working closely with our customers and making the construction process as smooth as possible. Our homes are designed and built with affordability, resale value and quality construction in mind. But that’s not all we do! C&C Construction serves residential and commercial clients in a wide array of industries throughout the Mid Missouri area. We have the knowledge and the experience to customize a solution to meet the specific needs of your project.

REDI Leader



CenturyLink is the third largest tele-communications company in the United States. The company provides broadband, voice and wireless services to consumers and businesses across the country and advanced entertainment services under the CenturyLink™ Prism™ TV and DIRECTV brands. As a leading provider of Internet, TV and Voice, CenturyLink works hard to make your services more accessible, more affordable and less complicated. Headquartered in Monroe, Louisiana, CenturyLink is a S&P 500 company and is included on the Fortune 500 list of America's largest corporations.

Council of 10


From the Blog


Pack Matthews is a health enthusiast and an inventor, and has launched an Indiegogo campaign to help spread the word.