Video Highlights Why Ohio is an Attractive State for Businesses

Jul 20, 2018 | News, Newsletter

Renae Scott,
Director of Marketing and Communications,
JobsOhio

 

What happens in Ohio impacts the world. It is here, in Ohio, where talent, collaboration and world-class businesses and organizations transform big ideas into industry-changing products, services and solutions. When meeting with company executives who are unfamiliar with Ohio, it can be challenging to summarize in a few short minutes everything our state has to offer. That’s why JobsOhio produced the Make Ohio Home video, which highlights Ohio’s unique assets, ranging from its infrastructure to the state’s greatest resource: its people.

When communicating with potential clients through email or face to face, JobsOhio encourages you to share the Make Ohio Home video. Read more.

Capitalizing on rural corporate site location opportunities

Rural communities are prime targets for companies considering a corporate site location project. Rural areas in the U.S. cover 97 % of the nation’s land area but contain 19.3 % of the population who are more likely to own a single family home, are older and less likely to hold a bachelor’s degree or be in poverty than their urban counters.

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AEP Names Wells Vice President, Sales, Economic and Business Development

American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) has promoted Timothy J. Wells to vice president, Sales, Economic and Business Development, effective Nov. 2, 2020. Wells replaces Mark James who retired last month.

Wells, 55, will lead AEP’s efforts to attract new commercial and industrial customers to its service territory and help existing customers take advantage of AEP’s growing menu of business consultation services. AEP has unique expertise in the energy field and has become a trusted energy advisor to many of its larger customers. Wells will be responsible for leading growth in services that fall outside of the distribution and transmission of electricity, in addition to helping communities bring new jobs to their local economies.

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