Vista Site Selection is dedicated to helping companies select the most advantageous and economically viable real estate sites on which to expand existing operations or develop future locations.  An ancillary business of the Vorys law firm, our multidisciplinary team works seamlessly as a one-stop shop to provide comprehensive and customized client service.

Our Experience

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    We have 70+ years of combined experience between the three person Vista Site Selection team.

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    We have helped clients secure well in excess of $2 billion in incentives for projects across the U.S.

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    We have negotiated and secured incentives for projects across numerous industries in 49 states.

Our Approach

When evaluating potential locations for development, we begin by listening to our clients and approaching each engagement with an open mindset to obtain the best outcomes for their businesses.

We understand the complexities and potential roadblocks clients often face in building new facilities, as well as the long-term challenges of managing ongoing operations. Our interdisciplinary experience positions us to ask the right questions to select the most optimal sites on which to build, expand or consolidate clients’ businesses.

Our data analytics, real estate and finance professionals work together to identify locations with workforces equipped to manufacture products and consumer markets primed to purchase goods or services. Our diverse experience enables us to understand key considerations that are unique to each industry and determine the demographics and infrastructure needed to achieve our clients’ business goals.

What We Do

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    Tax Credits

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    Cash Grants

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    Enterprise Zones

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    Expedited Permitting

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    Tax Abatements

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    Real Estate Grants

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    Training Grants and Subsidies

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    Forgivable and Low-Interest Loans

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    Sales Use and Tax Rebates

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    Special Tax Districts

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    Utility Rate Concessions

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    Infrastructure Grants

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    Labor and Demographics

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    Compliance and Filing

Our Team

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    Matt Samler

    Senior Managing Director


    Matt has more than 15 years of incentives negotiation, site selection and real estate brokerage experience. Throughout his career, he has negotiated and secured well in excess of $1 billion of incentives for clients.

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    Evan Stair

    Managing Director - Analytics


    Evan has spent more than a decade helping companies gather, analyze and visualize data to make smart and confident business decisions. His work has included the development of map and data visualization platforms.

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    Jeff Troan

    Managing Director


    Jeff has decades of experience working in real estate, site selection and economic development. He assists with every step across the site selection process and has been helping clients in this process for nearly a decade.

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