Rep. Ryan Applauds Amazon Expansion Expected To Bring One-Thousand Jobs To Central Ohio
Internet retailer to bring data computing center to New Albany
May 29, 2015
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State Representative Scott Ryan (R-Newark) applauded today’s announcement that Amazon will be expanding its operations into Ohio, expected to add about 1,000 jobs in the state over the next several years.

“Amazon's announcement today is outstanding news for Licking County and Central Ohio,” Rep. Ryan said. “The potential impact of Amazon's industry leading cloud computing, distribution, and related business presence is limitless. The initial job creation is fantastic, but with continued private/public cooperation, this can be just the beginning.”

After previously announcing that it would add data computing centers in Dublin and Hilliard, Amazon also announced a third center that will open in New Albany in Licking County.

The deal, which was reached between Amazon and the job-creating entity JobsOhio was announced during a press conference on Friday in the Ohio Statehouse.

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