Cleveland Pioneering Smart Internet Driven Growth

Cleveland Pioneering Smart Internet Driven Growth This summer, Cleveland plans to offer the world’s fastest commercial Internet service to businesses and institutions in its Health-Tech Corridor, which connects downtown Cleveland to University Circle. The 100-gigabit Internet speed will be about 100 times faster than what Google offers in its fiber neighborhoods and even faster than the[…]

2014 Northeast Ohio Economic Development Efforts

2014 Northeast Ohio economic development efforts helped to strengthen Ohio’s economy in the fourth quarter by attracting or supporting the expansion of 16 businesses, including Jasco and Artiflex Manufacturing, LLC, reports the Q4 2014 Regional Economic Development Report. The region’s economic development organizations had an active fourth quarter with 52 new projects and 37 site[…]

Cosmax Expands In Solon

Cosmax USA Celebrates Grand Opening of Solon Manufacturing Facility After nearly eight months of construction and renovation, Cosmax USA celebrated the grand opening of their 330,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Solon, Ohio. The facility is the first of its kind in the United States for the South Korean parent company, Cosmax. It will manufacture a broad[…]

Youngstown’s America Makes Gets Featured

Youngstown’s America Makes is Featured in Site Selection Magazine Site Selection Magazine explains how the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI), a federal initiative that seeks to drive investment in manufacturing innovation through public-private partnerships, is helping drive a manufacturing renaissance in the US. Youngstown’s America Makes, NNMI’s first pilot manufacturing innovation institute, is highlighted.[…]

Midwest Healthcare Companies Raise

Midwest Healthcare Companies Raise $1.8 Billion in 2014 Midwest healthcare companies attracted $1.8 billion in new investments across 243 companies in 2014 according to the BioEnterprise Midwest Healthcare Growth Capital Report. The totals are the highest recorded in both dollars and number of companies funded since BioEnterprise began compiling the report in 2005, surpassing the[…]

Midwest Healthcare Companies Raise$1.8 Billion in 2014

Midwest Healthcare Companies Raise $1.8 Billion in 2014 Midwest healthcare companies attracted $1.8 billion in new investments across 243 companies in 2014 according to the BioEnterprise Midwest Healthcare Growth Capital Report. The totals are the highest recorded in both dollars and number of companies funded since BioEnterprise began compiling the report in 2005, surpassing the[…]

Why The Midwest Can Lead The Wearables Revolution

Why The Midwest Can Lead The Wearables Revolution We live in a world powered by electronic devices that make our lives better, safer and more comfortable. While most of these devices, including our smartphones, are made up of boxy, rigid circuit boards, the next generation of electronics will curve, bend and flex. These devices will[…]

Shale Gas Revitalizing Us Manufacturing

Shale Gas Revitalizing US Manufacturing This article from Area Development explains why U.S. shale gas development and production is helping to trigger a resurgence in manufacturing and leading to economic and job growth in Ohio. Read more Shale Manufacturing

Cleveland Port Authority has substantial increases in ships and cargo in 2014

Cleveland Port Authority has substantial increases in ships and cargo in 2014 In 2014, the Cleveland-Cuyahoga Port Authority had substantial increases in ships and cargo. Highlights of their busy year include: Shipping through the lakefront docks of the Port of Cleveland was up significantly over 2013. While the monthly international shuttle of the Fortunagracht continues to[…]

Goodyear Moves Latin American HQ

Goodyear’s Latin American HQ to Return to Akron Goodyear’s Latin America regional headquarters will return to Akron next year. The move will bring 30 to 50 more jobs to Goodyear’s corporate headquarters in Akron. Read more from The Akron Beacon Journal