ODSA to Host Ohio Export Internship Program
The Ohio Development Services Agency and its partners at The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business and Youngstown State University Williamson College of Business Administration invite you to attend the 2017 Ohio Export Internship Program Showcase on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 2 – 4 p.m. in the Ohio Statehouse Atrium, 1 Capitol Square, Columbus, Ohio 43215.
The event will highlight the accomplishments of the Class of 2017 and demonstrate the positive impact of partnerships between the state of Ohio, its universities and private industry. The Showcase will highlight speakers and presentations by:
- Matthew Peters, Assistant Director of the Ohio Development Services Agency
- Bruce A. McPheron, Executive Vice President and Provost of The Ohio State University
- Jim Tressel, President of Youngstown State University
For more information about the Export Internship Program, click HERE.
Much more than just “drug houses”; State grants to fund commercial building demolition would propel county land banks as key drivers of Ohio’s economic development
In late April 2021, a legislative committee in the Ohio House held its second hearing to consider creating a $100 million grant program, exclusively for county land banks, to fund commercial building demolition. Ohio’s land bank statutes are recognized as a national model, uniquely providing an opt-in for county commissioners to direct tax collections to fund their county land banks’ activities. That revenue model, coupled with allocations from the state’s Hardest Hit Fund (specifically, the sun-setting Neighborhood Initiative Program), allowed land banks to grow in number during the past decade and thrive in addressing so-called nonproductive land in their communities.read more
Archbold, Ohio – Communication, collaboration, and partnerships are all sometimes a difficult ask. The ultimate goal of all three is to produce action that leads to meeting a goal or need. At Paulding High School, the goal was met as five students completed the Northwest State Community College welding course. The offering, consisting of two college level welding courses, came to fruition alongside the OhioMeansJobs-Defiance and Paulding Counties Office, the Paulding County Economic Development Office, Paulding High School, and Northwest State Community College.read more
Every year we celebrate the organizations and individuals that have partnered with us to help grow our local economy. Due to COVID-19, we were unable to host our Annual Meeting & Business Development Awards Ceremony. This year we celebrated the Award recipients at their place of business.read more