Pepperidge Farm Breaks Ground On $93 Million Expansion

Pepperidge Farm Breaks Ground on $93 Million Expansion On June 21, 2013, Pepperidge Farm, Incorporated broke ground on a $93 million expansion of its plant in Willard. Governor John Kasich joined Denise Morrison, Campbell Soup Company’s president and CEO, and Irene Chang Britt, Pepperidge Farm’s president, in a ceremony to mark the start of construction[…]

Q2 2013 Quarterly Economic Review

Northeast Ohio 2022 Employment Projected to be at Highest Point in the Past 20 Years Employment is projected to be at 2.57 million workers by 2022, its highest point in the past 20 years, reports the quarterly Cleveland Plus Economic Review released today by Team NEO. Occupations with the most job openings through 2022 include[…]

Team Neo Welcomes New Board Members

Team NEO Welcomes New Board Members Team NEO has elected Phillip Dennison of Packer Thomas and David Mustine of JobsOhio to its board of trustees. These executives bring specialized knowledge to the business growth and attraction organization in areas pivotal to Northeast Ohio’s economic development. “David’s broad expertise in the energy industry – including the[…]

Tax Credits Approved With 162 New Northeast Ohio Jobs Expected

Tax Credits Approved with 162 New Northeast Ohio Jobs Expected On April 29, 2013, the Ohio Tax Credit Authority approved Job Creation Tax Credits to facilitate the creation of 162 new jobs and investments totaling $17,750,000.  Companies receiving credits are in the advanced manufacturing and information services and software sectors. They are located in Richland,[…]

Q1 2013 Regional Economic Development Report

Q1 2013 Regional Economic Development Report Collaborative economic development efforts across Northeast Ohio resulted in significant gains in jobs, payroll and capital investment in the first quarter of 2013. Highlights include: 17 attraction, expansion and retention projects, 3,626 jobs, $190 million in payroll and $200 million in capital investment. Click here to download the Q1[…]

Team Neo Announces Staff Promotions

Team NEO Announces Staff Promotions Team NEO is pleased to announce the promotion of Jacob Duritsky to managing director, research, Camille Billups to senior director, business attraction, Steve Fritsch to senior director, strategic network engagement and Nina Holliday, senior director, marketing and communications. Team NEO is pleased to announce the promotion of Jacob Duritsky to[…]

Team Neo And Partners Set New Record

Team NEO and Partners Set New Record In partnership with local economic development organizations and the state of Ohio, Team NEO recruited 15 new companies to Northeast Ohio in 2012. These new companies represent more than 1,000 direct new jobs and more than $46 million in new direct annual payroll. Many additional jobs will be[…]

Iamc Picks Cleveland For 2015 Conference

IAMC Picks Cleveland for 2015 Conference Five hundred corporate real estate executives and economic developers will come to Cleveland in the fall of 2015 for the Industrial Asset Management Council (IAMC) professional forum. “This is great news for Northeast Ohio because the attendees of the IAMC forum are the very business location decision makers we[…]

Steve Fritsch Receives 40 Under 40 Award In Economic Development

Steve Fritsch Receives “40 Under 40” Award in Economic Development Steve Fritsch, director, regional business development for Team NEO has been selected as a winner in the economic development profession’s “40 Under 40” awards, the first awards program recognizing young talent in the economic development profession. A five-member selection committee chose the winners from a[…]