Gubernatorial Candidates Forum: July 10, 2018
The Ohio Economic Development Association is excited to announce it has partnered with the Ohio Association of Regional Councils for the 2018 Gubernatorial Candidates Forum. Be sure to save the date for this opportunity to hear directly from the candidates and/or their staff about their platforms related to transportation, infrastructure, and economic development.
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Hilton Columbus Downtown | 401 North High Street | Columbus, OH 43215
9 a.m. –3 p.m.
Mark your calendars and plan to attend. Registration is expected to open in early June.
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