Director of Economic Development – City of Streetsboro
The City of Streetsboro is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Director of Economic Development. This position is responsible for economic development programs and projects, including initial planning, feasibility determination, community involvement and acceptance, and implementation with project timetables. Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year (4) college or university, and two (2) years related experience and/or training in municipal economic development; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Salary Range: $70,000 to $87,567 annually plus benefit package. Please send resume and work-related references to City of Streetsboro, Human Resources Department, 9184 State Route 43, Streetsboro, Ohio 44241 or to Slockhartemail@example.com by 5:00 p.m. Friday, January 25, 2019. EOE/Drug-free workplace. Visit our website at www.cityofstreetsboro.com.
Ohio’s Joint Economic Development District (JEDD) program is the major state program that enables collaboration among municipalities and townships to encourage investment and job creation. Over the past few years, the JEDD program has undergone a number of significant changes that impact on its practical use.read more
I first met Dan in the fall of 2016. I had moved to Central Ohio over the late holiday season in 2015 to begin serving as the new Director of GROW Licking County CIC, Dan’s former role. I was immediately struck by many in the community who worried that I would “not be enough,” that the “shoes were too big,” and that “Dan was larger than life.” And they were right.read more
The Ohio Economic Development Association’s annual Excellence Awards program recognizes the achievements of individuals and organizations in Ohio in the areas of economic and workforce development. Submit your nominations today and have excellence in your community recognized statewide!
A panel of judges will evaluate the nominations, determine finalists, and select a winner for each of the categories noted below. Award winners will be announced in conjunction with the 2022 OEDA Annual Summit, being held October 3-6 at the Exchange at Bridge Park in Dublin, Ohio.read more