Intelligent Edge

Moving Your Business Forward

From digital acumen to revitalized green spaces, Hudson is committed to providing the type of experience that attracts top talent, increases economic vitality and cements our position as the premier place to do business in Northeast Ohio.

2018 Smart21 Community
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Hudson is proud to announce that we are the only U.S. city to be recognized by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) as a 2018 Smart21 Community. Based in New York City, ICF selects communities for this international honor based on their economic, social and cultural advancements in the digital age. Read more.

Velocity Broadband — City-owned and Operated

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As one of Ohio’s first Gigabit cities, Hudson offers high-speed, 100% fiber-optic broadband to our local businesses. With faster and more reliable internet services, we empower our local businesses to compete in today’s high-speed, data-driven world. In fact, our Velocity Broadband provides speeds up to 10 gigabits per second! Read more.

Downtown Phase II

Vibrant and walkable, Downtown Phase II serves as Hudson’s newly renovated downtown core. It’s the ideal blend of our historic heritage and our commitment to innovative technology and infrastructure. The area features modern office space, housing options and green spaces to attract both young professionals and empty nesters. Read more.

Heritage Meets Innovation

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"I applaud Hudson for celebrating the past, while thinking in the future."
— Kent State University Professor

The City of Hudson is known for its rich history and New England-style charm. We are equally proud to have struck a balance that preserves our legacy while embracing the lifestyle-enhancing advancements of the digital age. Our residents and businesses can look forward to seeing the City capitalize on our fiber-optic investment. In the near future, we will roll-out smart municipal lighting, automated parking solutions and guidance, and intelligent traffic signals. The next phase of downtown development will feature smart office space, homes, and a hotel. Our investment in and commitment to innovation is just beginning. Read more.

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GTS’ conscious decision to locate in Hudson, Ohio in its early stages went beyond the typical access to professional, affordable office space and advanced technology infrastructure. GTS appreciates Hudson’s highly educated and technically savvy workforce and its proximity to several of the world’s leading healthcare systems. The local government’s support of Fortune 500 companies places Hudson as a “forward-thinking city” that understands the needs of high growth companies. Global Telehealth Services, Inc.