Fremont, Ohio – The Brown Machine Group has elected to transition all thermoform tooling production to its Freeman Company facility in Fremont, Ohio. The decision was based on Freeman’s existing capabilities, workforce, and outstanding reputation as the premiere thermoform tooling builder in the US. “Customers often place initial orders with Freeman based on our facility and advanced capabilities, they become long term repeat customers because of our people and the unprecedented service and support we provide” stated Mike Mullholand, General Manager of the Freeman Company.
Owens Community College Receives Lead Gift from Dana Incorporated for New Advanced Manufacturing Training Center
PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Sept. 3, 2019 – Owens Community College announced last week it received a $1 million investment from Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) for the new Dana Advanced Manufacturing Training Center. The new facility will help address the shortage in skilled workers throughout Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. The announcement kicks off a capital fundraising campaign to support the initiative.
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ED411 has become a not-to-be missed annual Columbus Region economic development event. Last year’s record setting attendance of over 700 Columbus Region stakeholders speaks to the event’s popularity. Stakeholders include economic developers, elected boards, commissions, local government and school board officials, planning organizations and local government staff.
The Champaign Economic Partnership (CEP) hosted Dorothy Pelanda, director of the Ohio Department of Agriculture, on a tour of specialty farms in Champaign County. The CEP planned the tour in cooperation with the Champaign Agricultural Association.