Economic Development Administrator – City of Mentor
The City of Mentor is seeking a full-time Economic Development Administrator to promote economic development within the city. Work involves significant communication with current and potential businesses to attract, retain and expand Mentor’s economic development. Applicants must possess a four-year college degree with major course work in marketing, business administration, and considerable experience in economic development or a related activity, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the appropriate skills, knowledge and abilities to successfully perform the duties of this position. A valid driver’s license is required. Salary range: $59,281 – $80,000 (DOQ). EOE/ADA
Application deadline: end of business Friday 8/24/2018.
Please visit our website at www.cityofmentor.com/employment for instructions on completing and submitting the online application. Employment applications are also available in the Human Resource Office, 8500 Civic Center Blvd., Mentor, Ohio 44060.
The Ohio Economic Development Association is pleased to announce that seven economic development practitioners have been awarded the credential of Ohio Certified Economic Developer (Ohio CED) during the organization’s 2018 Annual Excellence Awards ceremony held Columbus, Ohio on October 17, 2018. The following individuals have been awarded the Ohio Certified Economic Developer (Ohio CED) credential:read more
OEDA would like to take this opportunity to thank the following individuals who served as mentors for the first cohort of Ohio CED candidates:
Greg Davis, Ohio State University Extension
Harry Eadon, Economic Development & Finance Alliance of Tuscawaras County
Jeremiah Gracia, City of Dublin
Anthony Jones, City of Gahanna
Chris Lipson, City of Dayton
Lisa Patt McDaniel, Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio
David Zak, Tiffin-Seneca Economic Partnership
ATHENS, Ohio – Ohio University’s Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs will receive $1.6 million from the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration to fund a new program to assist southeastern Ohio communities affected by the decline of the coal industry.read more