Press Releases: 

Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio is Prepared to Help Those Who Have Been Laid-Off Through Rapid Response (February 2019)

Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio Releases The Future of Smart Work RFP in Partnership with Smart Columbus and United Way of Central Ohio (December 2018)

U.S. Department of Labor awards Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio, partner organizations, nearly $8 million to recruit, retrain dislocated workers (October 2018)

Local OhioMeansJobs Center Partners with Columbus Metropolitan Library to bring Job Services to Library Locations (July 2018)

In-Demand Jobs Week (May 2018)


WDBCO in the News:

WDBCO Assists Columbus City Council Help New Americans Gain Access to City Jobs (November 2019) 

Lisa Patt-McDaniel featured on The Columbus Leadership Podcast (September 2019)

The Ohio State University John Glenn School: OERC to Research Columbus’ Readiness for Smart City Jobs of the Future (September 2019)

Spectrum TV: Matching Teens with the Right Jobs (July 2019) 

Columbus Dispatch: New efforts highlights Ohio jobs that are ‘In Demand’ (May 2018) 

Columbus Business First: Bridging the Workforce Gap – Table of Experts (April 2018)

Job-training program aims to help Milo-Grogan residents (November 2017) 

Midwest Urban Strategies Press Conference (July 2017) 

New Groups Tapped to Bolster Franklin County Job Training 

Columbus Putting Teenagers to Work to Keep Them Away From Violence