Jamie Beier Grant Joins the Montrose Group to Focus on Economic & Workforce Development

The Montrose Group is excited to announce Jamie Beier Grant, the Executive Director of the Ottawa County, Ohio Community Improvement Corporation, will join the firm as Manager of Economic and Workforce Development.  The Montrose Group is a Columbus, Ohio based business consulting firm that provides corporate site location, economic development planning, lobbying and project services throughout the United States.  

Register Today for the Ohio Economic Development Institute’s Real Estate Development Course

This two-day course is designed to provide the Ohio economic development professional with the critical steps of real estate development and a comprehensive understanding of how a deal progresses through to completion. Attendees will analyze the anatomy of a real estate deal and learn how each component stage impacts the next, and how real estate development is practiced in Ohio. This understanding will help the ED professional recognize the challenges (and often barriers) to advancing a new development in their community and to more thoughtfully understand approaches in helping close the deal.

Port Authority Hires Economic Development Director

(WILMINGTON, OHIO) The Clinton County Port Authority (Port Authority) announced today that it has hired Jennifer Ekey as Economic Development Director. The new Port Authority position marks another step in the community’s collaborative county-wide economic development program.