Gooi en Vechtstreek
The Gooi & Vechtstreek region is strategically located between Amsterdam, Almere, Amersfoort and Utrecht. It offers a highly dynamic and innovative business climate with attractive natural surroundings. Hilversum is known as the media city and digital connectivity plays an important role throughout the region. The Gooi & Vechtstreek region is also characterised by innovative entrepreneurship in relation to health care, sport and tourism. The region is an attractive option for businesses considering establishing themselves at a prime location in the Netherlands, offering an ideal setting for living and working thanks to its natural surroundings, excellent facilities and swift connections within the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area and the nearby regions. The region serves as a set of green lungs – water, heath and woodlands – with diversity in terms of landscape, cultural history and creativity.
Why invest in Gooi en Vechtstreek?
Broad-ranging talentsThe Gooi & Vechtstreek region is ideally located for finding and attracting talent. Situated centrally within a 30-minute drive of Amsterdam and Utrecht, the region offers easy access to a labour pool of more than one million people. The region is also internationally accessible through Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, located only 30 minutes away by train.
The region is characterised by a high degree of specialisation in (creative) commercial services, with a particularly strong focus on media and entertainment. Hilversum is the media capital of the Netherlands, known for its major cluster of public and commercial broadcasters, production and facilities service companies, and a large number of smaller, highly innovative, multimedia companies.