Imagining . Inspiring . Impacting a Great Community

JCDC

Reaching Globally to Secure Investment, Quality Jobs

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Aspire Johnson County is a program of the Johnson County Development Corporation. The JCDC leadership team launched the initiative in 2013 to help make our county even more competitive in the marketplace. The goal is to make Johnson County a great place to live, work , play and learn.

The Johnson County Development Corporation (JCDC) is a non-profit private/public partnership providing economic development services for companies throughout Johnson County, Indiana.

The services available include working closely with site selectors, providing comprehensive research and demographic information, coordinating between the state and the business for economic incentives, and meeting the unique needs of each community within our county.

JCDC’s mission is to reach globally to enhance the county’s quality of life, standard of living, and tax base by developing a diversified and high income employment environment, and creating new capital investment opportunities through the retention and expansion of our existing marketplace and the attraction of new companies to our county.


JCDC By the Numbers 2017

  • $363,176,393 million in new industrial capital investment
  • 1,006 projected new jobs
  • 161 projected jobs retained
  • 137 leads
  • 18 project successes
  • 2 ribbon cutting events – Dia & Co, Endress+Hauser
  • 2 groundbreaking – Franklin Shell Building, Fairfield Inn
  • 24 site visits
  • 20 companies on average at sponsored HR monthly roundtable lunches
  • 5 familiarization tours for IEDC, Indy Partnership and site consultants around the county
  • 2 new investors: DeWees Construction and T & W Construction

Other Successes 2017

  • Creation of the Southern Indiana Defense Network marketing team for Camp Atterbury, Muscatatuck with Bartholomew and Jennings County
  • Welcomed students from Kuji with the City of Franklin
  • Worked with the City of Franklin to re-certify the Franklin Business Park as Site-Certified Silver
  • Held employer workshop on transportation with the Greater Greenwood Chamber of Commerce
  • Lead LJC Economic Development Day and LJC 2.0
  • Participated on the I -69 county/Bargersville Transportation Steering Committee
  • Participated in tourism county visioning workshop

We also celebrate the growth of the following companies:

Aisin Logistics Facility, Franklin

Becknell, Greenwood

Clever Dogs Media, Greenwood

Dermatology Inc, Greenwood

Dia & Co, Greenwood

Direct Conveyors, Franklin

Fed-Ex, Greenwood

Innovative 3-D, Franklin

IT Luggage, Greenwood

Keronite International, Greenwood

Max Lite, Greenwood

Newgistics, Greenwood

Overton Carbide, Franklin

Peltz Shoes, Greenwood

Powder Metal Tech, Franklin

Scannell Properties, Greenwood

Shear/Peterson Group, Greenwood

Sunbeam, Franklin

Superior Systems and Supply, Franklin