Performance & Impact Report Details Results through mid-October

Team NEO and regional economic development organizations come together to move the region forward Team NEO and numerous economic development organizations – including local, regional and state entities – have come together to move the region forward despite the challenges of COVID. The report released today, “Uniting to Build a Vibrant Regional Economy in Northeast[…]

Team NEO Names 2020 Regional Economic Development Champions

Leaders recognized for their work to advance the region This morning Team NEO recognized four individuals as 2020 Regional Economic Development Champions for their work in leveraging the full strength of Northeast Ohio’s economic development network to advance our region. At the organization’s annual meeting, NEO Rising: Celebrating Today. Building Tomorrow., Team NEO acknowledged: Business[…]

Team NEO Releases Misaligned Opportunities Report

Misaligned Opportunities Examines How Racial Inequities Lead to Skills Gaps in Northeast Ohio Team NEO, as a business and economic development organization, is focused on building a vibrant economy for Northeast Ohio. We are committed to developing strategies and solutions informed by robust data analysis to ensure that all members of our community have opportunities[…]

Team NEO Partners with JobsOhio to Distribute PPE Toolkits

4,500 PPE kits were distributed in Northeast Ohio at locations in Cleveland, Akron and Youngtown This week Team NEO distributed PPE Safety Toolkits, donated by JobsOhio, to assist small businesses throughout the region. These PPE Safety Toolkits will provide small businesses in Northeast Ohio PPE resources to stay protected and operate within the State’s safety[…]

GOJO Takes Significant Steps to Expand Its Capacity to Meet Exponential Demand

New manufacturing operations in Maple Heights and Navarre, Ohio, help GOJO increase supply of PURELL® products GOJO is continuing to take significant steps to expand its capacity to meet exponential increases in demand for PURELL® sanitizer, soap, wipes, and surface spray, as more and more businesses and institutions reopen with a sharp focus on cleanliness[…]

Bulten North America, LLC Grows in Northeast Ohio

Bulten North America, LLC, a leading manufacturer of fasteners for the automotive industry, announced plans to expand its operations in Northeast Ohio, adding 35 new jobs and retaining 21 positions. The expansion will further boost Northeast Ohio’s $2.4 billon GRP, 25,000-worker automotive industry. As the company looks to significantly expand its U.S. manufacturing footprint, it[…]

New Report Shines Light on the Power of Collaboration During Crisis

Economic development community pulls together to overcome COVID-related challenges Numerous economic development organizations – including local, regional and state entities – have come together to support businesses and communities in impactful ways during the COVID-19 crisis, reports Team NEO in its “Navigating the Next Normal — Together” report, released today.  Engaging with business leaders has been[…]

The Davey Tree Expert Company Grows in Kent

Largest Ohio employee-owned company continues to thrive The Davey Tree Expert Company, a fast-growing company that provides tree, utility, lawn care and environmental consulting services throughout the U.S. and Canada, plans to grow its headquarters in Kent, Ohio, adding 70 new jobs. The company also will add a 38,000-square-foot addition to its corporate campus located[…]

2019 Aligning Opportunities in Northeast Ohio Report

A Robust Northeast Ohio Workforce Will Require Awareness, Education and Advocacy Annual Team NEO data insights examine current misalignment of worker supply and demand Team NEO’s 2019 Aligning Opportunities in Northeast Ohio report provides data reflecting a misalignment of job opportunities and workforce in growing, high-potential industries, many offering family-sustaining wages. The report, prepared in[…]

Industry Diversification is Key in Northeast Ohio

Team NEO’s research provides insights into Great Recession Recovery Northeast Ohio’s regional economy has steadily added jobs, increased productivity and become more diversified since the Great Recession, according to the Quarterly Economic Review (QER) released by Team NEO. The report, made possible with generous support from Fifth Third Bank, examines the progress made since the[…]