Missouri CORE (Connecting Our Regional Economy) is a nonprofit economic development agency representing 5 mid-Missouri counties: Audrain, Boone, Callaway, Cole and Cooper.
Anchored by the University of Missouri in Columbia and the State Capital in Jefferson City, CORE exemplifies a region of growth, innovation, and cooperation. CORE works hand-in-hand with regional leaders from diverse backgrounds to support economic development ensuring future growth and prosperity in the region.
CORE facilitates the attraction of new businesses, promotes projects that have a region-wide economic impact, and assists communities in the expansion of existing and start-up businesses. Missouri CORE provides the tools to make growth and expansion in the region a reality, Contact Us, to see what we can do for you.
"The University of Missouri is proud to be a member of Missouri CORE and to have support from our Chancellor to bring highly advanced MU research and technology to the table to enhance investment in our region that will be attractive to outside companies."