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Sep 15, 2020, 15:30 ET Ohio To Work Initiative to Help Displaced Workers Reskill and Restart their Careers

Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, JobsOhio, the state's private nonprofit economic development corporation, and the Ohio Department of...


Aug 13, 2020, 15:30 ET Stitches USA and Buckeye Mask Company Use First-of-its-Kind Automation in the U.S. to Produce Millions of Masks in Ohio

Today, Governor Mike DeWine announced that Stitches USA and Buckeye Mask Company will partner to produce high-quality, cotton face masks on a large...


Jul 29, 2020, 13:45 ET Ohio Earns Top-Ten Rankings Across Sector Lines from Business Facilities Magazine

Today, Ohio captured nine top-10's in Business Facilities rankings of states, including top-three rankings for automotive manufacturing strength,...


Jul 23, 2020, 10:30 ET JobsOhio Announced Partnership with SixThirty

JobsOhio has announced a multi-year partnership with SixThirty, a venture fund that specializes in investing in and scaling up enterprise technology...


Jun 12, 2020, 14:01 ET Ohio Earns 2020 Silver Shovel Award for Jobs and Investment Projects

Ohio today was honored by Area Development with a Silver Shovel award in recognition of the state's impressive roster of economic development...


Jun 11, 2020, 15:01 ET Stark County Minority Businesses Are Next to Benefit from ELITE

JobsOhio today announced that minority-owned Stark County businesses will participate in ELITE, London Stock Exchange Group's business support and...


May 11, 2020, 15:30 ET JobsOhio and the Ohio Department of Commerce Announce Program to Support Bars and Restaurants

JobsOhio and the Ohio Department of Commerce's Division of Liquor Control today announced they will offer a one-time rebate to bars and restaurants...


May 04, 2020, 12:32 ET Site Selection Ranks JobsOhio as Top-Five Economic Development Office in U.S.

Site Selection magazine today ranked JobsOhio fifth on its Prosperity Cup state rankings for 2020, which recognizes the state and regional offices...


Apr 21, 2020, 15:01 ET JobsOhio, Peoples Bank and First Federal/Home Savings Bank Partner to Provide Lending Support for Ohio Small Businesses

Today, JobsOhio, Peoples Bank and First Federal/Home Savings Bank announced a partnership to support existing small business clients with maintaining ...


Apr 10, 2020, 15:01 ET JobsOhio Purchasing Hand Sanitizer from Distillers for Ohio's Foodbanks

Across the country, distilleries, who usually produce spirits, have stepped up to produce hand sanitizer to help fight COVID-19. Here in Ohio,...


Apr 10, 2020, 10:01 ET JobsOhio and Battelle Announce Partnership in Supplying N95 Masks to Ohio Health Care Workforce

Today, JobsOhio and Battelle announced a partnership to provide vital N95 respirator masks to health care professionals at Ohio hospitals, nursing...


Mar 06, 2020, 10:00 ET JobsOhio, University of Cincinnati and Cincinnati Children's Unveil the Cincinnati Innovation District™

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, JobsOhio, the University of Cincinnati and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center...


Mar 02, 2020, 13:15 ET Ohio is First in the Site Selection Governor's Cup 2019 Rankings for New Economic Development Projects

Site Selection, a leading corporate real estate economic development magazine, today announced that Ohio ranked No. 1 in its Governor's Cup 2019...


Feb 28, 2020, 15:52 ET JobsOhio Reports Strong Momentum While Building New Strategies for the Future

JobsOhio released its 2019 Annual Report and Strategic Plan 2020, recapping another strong year of results while laying out a vision for future...


Feb 24, 2020, 10:01 ET Filling the Talent Gap: JobsOhio Invests More than $1.5 Million in Northwest Ohio

JobsOhio announced today that it will invest more than $1.5 million to enhance existing manufacturing work-based skill programs with a goal of...


Dec 19, 2019, 13:01 ET JobsOhio Funding Allows Youngstown-Warren's Businesses to Participate in the London Stock Exchange Group's ELITE Business Training Program

Today, ELITE, in collaboration with JobsOhio and the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber, announced that as many as 20 innovative and ambitious small...


Dec 05, 2019, 10:45 ET DeWine, Husted Announce 1,100 Jobs Coming to N.E. Ohio

The General Motors Company (GM), in partnership with LG Chem, announced this morning they will create 1,100 new jobs in the Lordstown-area of...


Nov 20, 2019, 09:00 ET Ohio's Growing Shale Energy Industry Has Attracted Nearly $78 Billion in Investment Since 2011

Total investment in Ohio's resource rich shale energy sector has reached $78 billion since tracking began in 2011, according to a Cleveland State...


Oct 28, 2019, 08:30 ET London Stock Exchange Group's Elite Initiative Announces Cleveland, Ohio as the Future Site of Elite Americas Headquarters

Today, ELITE, in collaboration with Ohio Lt. Governor Jon Husted and JobsOhio, announced that Cleveland, Ohio will serve as the home of its Americas...


Oct 23, 2018, 11:23 ET Unique Program Helps Ohio Communities Attract Companies with Sites Ready for Immediate Development

Companies looking for a perfect location to build in Ohio will have an easier time finding one thanks to a unique site authentication program called...


Mar 05, 2018, 10:31 ET Ohio Dominates Site Selection's 2017 Governor's Cup Rankings

From the top metropolitans to the more than 900 smaller cities and villages throughout the state, Ohio offers the full package when it comes to...


Mar 01, 2018, 01:23 ET JobsOhio Achieved Record Results in New Payroll and Capital Investment in 2017

Companies across the United States and the world are recognizing that making Ohio home offers a competitive advantage. JobsOhio, a nonprofit...


Apr 22, 2015, 12:55 ET Belmont County Named Final Candidate For Possible Petrochemical Facility

Today Governor John R. Kasich announced that PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC), Thailand's largest integrated petrochemical and refining company, and its...


Jan 13, 2015, 02:10 ET Fuyao Chairman Announces Addition Of 750 Jobs In Moraine

Fuyao Glass America Inc. Chairman Cao Dewang today announced the selection of Moraine for its North American after-market automotive glass...


May 15, 2014, 09:30 ET Procter & Gamble Investment To Drive Creation Of 800 Ohio Jobs

JobsOhio President and Chief Investment Officer John Minor today announced that the Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) has chosen to establish a...