Established in 2010, Focus on Ohio’s Future is a not-for-profit 501(c) (4) entity powered by the Ohio Council of Retail Merchants.

The mission of Focus on Ohio’s Future is to provide insightful research relating to Ohio’s retail, wholesale, and distribution sectors. This research is used to inform business leaders and policymakers of retail’s economic impact in Ohio.

Focus on Ohio’s Future seeks to increase the awareness of Ohio as a retail and distribution hub. We strive to provide a valuable perspective to business leaders, consumers, government officials, and other stakeholders as they look for new ways to grow and promote Ohio’s economy in the 21st century.

John McGough is the executive director of Focus on Ohio’s Future. Please contact him with any questions or comments.

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