Posts Tagged ‘Regionomics LLC’

2015 Economic Forecast Calls for 21,000 New Jobs in Columbus

2015 Economic Forecast Calls for 21,000 New Jobs in Columbus
Predicting that it’s going to be a pretty good year is an altogether rare and fun thing for an economist to say, but that’s exactly what Bill LaFayette, owner of Regiononmics, foresees for Columbus in 2015. “[The Columbus Forecast] isĀ calling for an increase in employment of about...
January 19th, 2015 | Trendspotting | Read More

Columbus has Room to Grow When it Comes to Supporting Local

Columbus has Room to Grow When it Comes to Supporting Local
Columbus is home to a number of small businesses and entrepreneurs. Much of the city encompasses a spirit of supporting local, and many owners say that it’s one of the best things about owning a business in Columbus. Areas like Short North are packed with local spots, and The Metropreneur’s...
February 3rd, 2014 | Trendspotting | Read More

Former Chamber economist hopes to effect change with new business

Former Chamber economist hopes to effect change with new business
As the Columbus Chamber’s vice president of economic analysis for the last 12 years, Bill LaFayette is quite familiar with the workings of regional economies and workforce developmentā€“ and he’s using that expertise as the foundation for a new venture. In the spring, LaFayette founded Regionomics...
October 11th, 2011 | Business Profiles | Read More

Pursuit offers shopping alternative for college-age men

Pursuit offers shopping alternative for college-age men
Upon earning an undergraduate degree in marketing from the University of Minnesota Duluth, Nate DeMars was hired into a sales and marketing leadership development program at Whirlpool Corp. that brought him to Columbus. After four years and three roles with Whirlpool, he returned to school, enrolling...
September 19th, 2011 | Business Profiles | Read More