Columbus' growing travel economy is getting the attention of Forbes. "Columbus, Ohio is rapidly gaining momentum as a burgeoning hotspot for both leisure and business travelers," Roger Sands writes in a recent article. "The 2023 State of the Visitor Industry: Mid-year Report, released by Experience Columbus and the Greater Columbus Sports Commission, highlights the city's robust tourism performance with 49.6 million trips generating $6.6 billion in revenue and supporting 75,000 jobs."