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NEO Rising

Annual NEO Rising Celebration

At NEO Rising, join business leaders, elected officials and economic development colleagues as we celebrate investment and job creation, and regional champions enabling our collective success.

  • Recognize economic development professionals
  • Celebrate 2019 economic development achievements reached
  • Honor Team NEO regional economic development champion awardees

Team NEO Regional Economic Development Champion Awardees

Business Leader
Ward J. (Tim) Timken, Jr., CEO, McKinley Strategies

Economic Development Leader
Brian E. Hall, Senior Vice President & Executive Director, GCP Equity and Inclusion

Community Leaders
Mayor Dan Horrigan, City of Akron
County Executive Ilene Shapiro, Summit County