Executive Director – The Community Improvement Corporation of Henry County Ohio

Mar 24, 2021 | Jobs

The Community Improvement Corporation of Henry County Ohio seeks a dynamic leader responsible for developing, directing and administering the economic development functions for Henry County Ohio. The Executive Director is to enhance the economic vitality of the county through the implementation and oversight of programs and initiatives that will attract new businesses and encourage expansion and retention of existing businesses, in order to promote a sustainable economic base within the County.   Must have the ability to communicate effectively to groups and individuals, engineers, contractors, developers, legal, businesses, and the general public. Must have the ability to establish good working relationships with other organizations and economic development practitioners within Northwest Ohio.  A Bachelor’s degree in public/business administration, urban planning, economics, finance or related field is preferred. Three years of professional experience managing an economic development program or equivalent experience is preferred.  Resumes will be accepted until April 9, 2021;  Resumes should be sent to: Kim Schumm at  kimschumm.ks@gmail.com – Personnel Chairman or mailed to: 104 East Washington Street, Suite 301, Napoleon, Ohio 43545.     https://henrycountyed.com/       EOE      

Port Authority Celebrates Award-Winning SBDC Member

(Wilmington, Ohio) The Clinton County Port Authority is pleased to congratulate David Riggs, Director of the SBDC at Miami Regionals, for being named Ohio’s SBDC State Star in 2021.

America’s SBDC, the national association that represents the nationwide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs), annually recognizes one outstanding SBDC employee from each of its 62 members. This outstanding employee exhibits exemplary performance, makes a significant contribution to their state or regional SBDC program, and shows a strong commitment to small business. Using a peer-based selection process, the Ohio SBDC network selected David Riggs for Ohio’s SBDC State Star.

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Tiffin Foundry and Machine to invest in new machinery and equipment

Tiffin Foundry and Machine has announced it will purchase new machinery and hire more staff with assistance from a $50,000 JobsOhio Inclusion Grant. Tiffin Foundry has eight employees in Tiffin, and has an additional operation in North Ridgeville, Ohio.

JobsOhio’s grant, secured with assistance from the Regional Growth Partnership, will support a planned $321,923 in machinery and equipment upgrades and three new jobs. In addition, Tiffin Foundry and Machine worked with Tiffin-Seneca Economic Partnership and OhioMeansJobs – Seneca County on other potential incentives to support the company’s growth.

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