2nd Annual ED101 Connect

Jun 20, 2017 | News

Grow Licking County.

GROW Licking County’s 2nd Annual ED-101 Connect will feature a panel of community leaders and economic development experts who will highlight the role of infrastructure in economic development, an in-depth focus on workforce development efforts in Licking County, and a discussion about innovative measures under development by the Ohio Department of Transportation in Licking County.

See this ED101 Flyer for details.

 

Capitalizing on rural corporate site location opportunities

Rural communities are prime targets for companies considering a corporate site location project. Rural areas in the U.S. cover 97 % of the nation’s land area but contain 19.3 % of the population who are more likely to own a single family home, are older and less likely to hold a bachelor’s degree or be in poverty than their urban counters.

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AEP Names Wells Vice President, Sales, Economic and Business Development

American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) has promoted Timothy J. Wells to vice president, Sales, Economic and Business Development, effective Nov. 2, 2020. Wells replaces Mark James who retired last month.

Wells, 55, will lead AEP’s efforts to attract new commercial and industrial customers to its service territory and help existing customers take advantage of AEP’s growing menu of business consultation services. AEP has unique expertise in the energy field and has become a trusted energy advisor to many of its larger customers. Wells will be responsible for leading growth in services that fall outside of the distribution and transmission of electricity, in addition to helping communities bring new jobs to their local economies.

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