BWXT Invests $130+ Million in Two NEO Facilities

Company Will Add 110 New Jobs and Cutting-Edge Facilities to Northeast Ohio BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT) recently announced that its subsidiary BWXT Nuclear Operations Group, Inc. (BWXT NOG) plans to invest more than $130 million over four years in its Barberton and Euclid facilities in northeast Ohio, creating more than 110 new jobs by[…]

Rimeco Products, Inc. to Invest $3.6 Million in Willoughby

Expansion to Bring 38 New Jobs to Facility CLEVELAND, Ohio, October 29, 2018 – Rimeco Products, Inc., a precision CNC shop serving the aerospace, aviation and defense industries, has announced it is purchasing a new building in Willoughby to accommodate expanding operations. The company will invest $3.6 million and plans to add 38 new jobs[…]

Update October 19

Topics Covered in This Week’s Update: Congrats NEO Award Winners and Newly-Certified Practitioners IIoT Event for Economic Developers Cleveland and Akron Metros Beat Midwest Averages Update from Europe Site Selection Data That Can Predict Cultural Fit Industry Insights and Materials

City Leaders Work to Build Blockland Cleveland

Cleveland to Host First Blockland Conference in December For the last several months, community leaders across Northeast Ohio have been meeting, planning, and strategizing to build “Blockland,” a “technology and innovation ecosystem that would be for blockchain what places like Silicon Valley, Seattle, Boston and Austin, Texas, were for internet and digital technology — hubs[…]

Fast Growing Biomedical Company Expands in Northeast Ohio

Firstar Precision Corp. Triples Footprint and Adds New Jobs in Brunswick CLEVELAND, Ohio, October 26, 2018 – Firstar Precision Corp., a growing precision CNC job shop serving the medical, aerospace, food processing, industrial assembly and hydraulics industries, has announced its relocation to Brunswick, investing almost $1.5 million and planning to add a minimum of 21[…]


OEDA Honors Excellence in Economic Development The Ohio Economic Development Association (OEDA) presented its Annual Excellence Awards at its 2018 Annual Summit, held at the Columbus Renaissance Downtown. The Ohio Economic Development Association’s Annual Excellence Awards program recognizes the achievements of individuals and organizations throughout Ohio in the areas of economic and workforce development. “The[…]

Update October 12

Topics Covered in This Week’s Update Being Average is a Choice. So is Being Extraordinary Spotlight on Ohio Workforce Success Measures Recent Company Announcements in NEO JobsOhio Growth Fund