Slide Arial Columbia MO and nearby rural locations ATTRACT new businesses
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Construction Beams EXPAND legacy businesses
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Young casual professionals in a meeting GROW startups, entrepreneurship, and
supplier diversity program
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Columbia MO downtown aerial in the evening with fireworks INVEST to create jobs
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Regional Economic Development Inc.

REDI is a collaborative partnership committed to attract, expand, and grow business development opportunities to create high-quality jobs in Columbia, Rocheport, Centralia, Hallsville, Ashland, and surrounding areas near Boone County, MO. Columbia, Missouri is a mid-sized city with a strong economy rooted in education, research, healthcare, life-sciences, and high-tech industry. REDI coordinates the area’s economic development activities to enhance the community’s economic base while preserving its exceptional quality of life. REDI is an Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO) as designated by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).

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Attract

Attract

new businesses and quality jobs that enhance the area's economy and community.

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Expand

Expand

the presence of existing legacy businesses and ensure a sustainable workforce.

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Grow

Grow

startup businesses and foster a stronger entrepreneurial ecosystem.

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