Columbus-Based FacilitySource to Expand its Central Ohio Workforce by 40 Percent
For immediate release: December 15, 2015
Columbus, OH – Locally based facilities management solutions provider FacilitySource will add 125 new jobs while expanding its presence in the Columbus Region to accommodate anticipated growth over the next three years. The company expects to outgrow its current location at 200 East Campus View Blvd., and plans to consolidate operational functions as part of a planned relocation within Columbus. The company will make a final decision on the specific facility location in 2016.
“We are fully committed to Columbus and will continue to grow in the area,” said Bill Hayden, chief executive officer, FacilitySource. “The supportive economic environment, educated workforce and centers of higher education are a great fit for us. We couldn’t be happier.”
FacilitySource offers companies with large, dispersed real estate portfolios innovative alternatives to traditional facilities management solutions. New jobs will include clerical, IT, management and customer service positions, and hiring will begin in 2016. The Columbus office currently employs the majority of FacilitySource’s client support resources.
FacilitySource has grown from 15 to 280 associates in Columbus since 2005, and today employs a total of 470 associates. Investments and acquisitions have driven the company’s significant growth trajectory, resulting in rapid facility and workforce expansion to execute the company’s national go-to-market strategy.
About FacilitySource, LLC
FacilitySource provides innovative, end-to-end facilities maintenance solutions to leading companies with large, dispersed real estate portfolios. FacilitySource provides clients with deep insights, collected from the industry’s largest facility maintenance platform, best-in-class service through an elite network of service providers, access to proprietary technology and a flexible approach that enables them to elevate the performance of their facility maintenance processes. Learn more at FacilitySource.com.
About Columbus 2020
In 2010, hundreds of community and business leaders from across Central Ohio came together in an unprecedented way to develop the Columbus 2020 Regional Growth Strategy, an aggressive, decade-long plan to ensure economic vitality in the Columbus Region. Columbus 2020’s mission is to generate opportunity and build capacity for economic growth across the 11-county Columbus Region. The Columbus 2020 team conducts business outreach, promotes the Columbus Region to market-leading companies around the world, conducts customized research to better understand the Columbus Region’s competitiveness, and works to leverage public, private and institutional partnerships. Funding is received from more than 300 private organizations, local governments, academic institutions and JobsOhio. Learn more at ColumbusRegion.com