Entrepreneurial Support, Business Development, and Workforce Development positions available in Sandusky & Norwalk, Ohio
This shared position between Erie County Economic Development Corp. & Norwalk Economic Development Corp. will support entrepreneurs in Erie & Huron Counties through the RISE program (Regional Incubator for Sustainability & Entrepreneurship). The Coordinator will serve as clients primary liaison and work with RISE business advisors to help entrepreneurs meet their goals for their new venture. In addition to client relationship management, the Coordinator will develop programming and promotion opportunities for RISE. Read the details at https://bit.ly/RISECoordinator
Coordinator, Business Development
This position will be based in Sandusky and support Erie County Economic Development Corporation’s marketing efforts and business retention, expansion, and attraction services. Skills in communications and research desired along with a familiarity with real estate. Read the details at https://bit.ly/ECEDCCoordinator
Director, Firelands Forward
The Firelands Forward Director leads a workforce development collaborative serving Erie, Huron, & Ottawa Counties. With a small team and committed stakeholders, the Director will design and execute programs and partnerships to attract, retain, and develop talent in north central Ohio. Candidates should have 5 years relevant professional experience in human resources or workforce development. Familiarity with labor market needs and project management necessary. Interviews are underway. Review the full description and apply as soon as possible – https://bit.ly/ffdirector.
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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