The mission of GROW Licking County CIC is to provide responsive and individualized economic development support that enables business to expand or locate in Licking County, Ohio. GROW Licking County serves as the community's lead economic development organization – welcoming development, connecting resources and increasing opportunities.

Through our public-private partnership, GROW Licking County facilitates relationships throughout its footprint to ensure the county encourages emerging and existing growth opportunities across our diverse industry sectors.

Our core message —“Simplifying Success”— can be seen in the businesses that we have assisted, the testimonials from project partners on GROW’s unique approach to economic development, and the overall quality of life here in Licking County. These successes include the growth of 5,300 new jobs, retention of 1,950 existing jobs, and facilitation of over $2.2 billion in direct investment throughout Licking County.  

Please explore our website to learn how we can become part of your success story.


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Recent Blogs

  • RFP - Q&A Responses

    March 18, 2020
    In line with our recent RFP, here are answers to the submitted questions: 1)   Are the “career pathways” for Licking County alre... Learn more >
  • RFP Solicitations for Assistance -- Skills Gap Assessment

    March 2, 2020
    GROW Licking County Community Improvement Corporation in partnership with OhioMeansJobs – Licking County and the Licking County Educational Serv... Learn more >
  • GROW Hires Stephanie I. Bosco as new Assistant Director

    January 22, 2020
      GROW Licking County CIC announces that Ms. Stephanie I. Bosco will be joining the organization as its new Assistant Director starting February ... Learn more >