“Ohio’s defense industry has more than a $13 billion economic impact on the state of Ohio with more than 66,000 jobs and hundreds of contractors. We need to come together to support our defense community for both our economic and national security.”
– Congressman Steve Stivers

Why Join ODIA?
  • ODIA is a dedicated and powerful voice working on issues of importance to the Ohio defense industry.  
  • We are a resource for individual companies requiring assistance with federal government and Congress, as well as Ohio’s  executive agencies and the Ohio General Assembly.
  •  We provide valuable business development opportunities to each of our member companies, whether they are large firms or smaller enterprises. 
How do I join?
ODIA has multiple ways for you to get involved.  Use the contact form below or reach out directly and let us know if you are interested.   
Contact Us
If you have a question or would like to learn more, please contact us using this form or the contact information below.

Dave Celona, Executive Director
dave.celona@ohiodefenseindustry.com
(614) 221-2800
Ohio Defense Industry Association
21 E. State Street, Suite 2200
Columbus, Ohio 43215

info@ohiodefenseindustry.com