In-Demand Occupations Remain Critical During Pandemic

Workforce Connect Healthcare Sector Partnership and Team NEO collaborate on occupation opportunities Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®), leader of the Workforce Connect Healthcare Sector Partnership (WCHSP), and Team NEO have released Team NEO’s December 2020 Quarterly Economic Review, about the state of job postings during the pandemic, with a focus on health care needs and opportunities[…]

Identifying Business Development Opportunities

Smart Technology in Manufacturing During this interactive workshop, Northeast Ohio economic development professionals gained insights on how to identify innovative business development opportunities and techniques to create connections and further engage with companies.

New Projects Expected to Create 3,000 Jobs in Northeast Ohio

Eight projects approved by Tax Credit Authority Today Eight Northeast Ohio projects have been awarded Ohio Tax Credit Authority (TCA) approval today. Collectively, the projects are poised to create 3,000 new jobs with an annual payroll of $168.6 million and $698.6 million in capital investment across the region. The projects include large-scale investments in innovative[…]

Lordstown Motors Corp. Receives Tax Credit Authority Approval

Hub motor and battery line to support project will bring 1,570 jobs to the Mahoning Valley area Lordstown Motors Corp., a leader in electric light-duty trucks focused on the commercial fleet market, moved another step forward in its plans to produce the Lordstown Endurance, the world’s first full-size, all-electric pickup truck, as the Ohio Tax[…]

Stakes Manufacturing to Expand in Eastlake

Print-on-demand company plans to add 400 new positions as company grows Stakes Manufacturing, a digital print-on-demand (POD) company specializing in the printing and fulfillment of premium apparel for the sports, entertainment, and retail markets, is expanding in Eastlake to meet the just-in-time demands of the rapidly expanding e-commerce industry. With plans to add 400 new[…]

National Printing Leader Selects Solon for Expansion Project

Digital Room LLC (DR), the largest eCommerce provider of customized marketing and branding products targeting small and medium-sized customers in North America, will expand their presence in Northeast Ohio by opening a new manufacturing facility in Solon and creating 60 new jobs over the next three years as part of a $21-million project.  In addition[…]

Tractor Supply Co. Plans to Bring 375 Jobs to Northeast Ohio

Company to open distribution center on Stark County Farm property Fast-growing Tractor Supply Co., the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the U.S., plans to open a distribution center in the village of Navarre to help expand its retail presence. The company, which operates roughly 1,900 stores in 49 states, is investing nearly $70 million in[…]

New EY-Nottingham Spirk Innovation Hub to Lead in Industry 4.0

JobsOhio R&D Center Grant Supports Future Innovation from New University Circle Facility Nottingham Spirk, in partnership with Ernst & Young, announced it will create a 60,000 square-foot EY-Nottingham Spirk Innovation Hub at their current facility in Cleveland’s University Circle Area, further enhancing the region’s industrial legacy and commitment to advanced manufacturing transformation. The project is[…]

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[…]