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Matt Englehart
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JobsOhio To Hold Public Board Meeting in Cleveland

July 10, 2018

JobsOhio’s Public Board meeting will take place on July 16th, 2018.

JSW Steel Proposes Investment of Up to US $500M to Upgrade Steel Manufacturing Unit at Ohio, USA

New Companies and Advancements Reflect the High Level of Innovation and Collaboration in Ohio
June 21, 2018

JSW Steel, India’s leading steel company, has proposed an investment of up to $500 million in acquiring, enhancing and upgrading Acero Junction Inc, an integrated steel manufacturing unit in Ohio.

Ohio Leads the Midwest in Biomedical Deals as Spinoffs Emerge from Healthcare Systems

New Companies and Advancements Reflect the High Level of Innovation and Collaboration in Ohio
May 31, 2018

Ohio’s vibrant biomedical sector led the Midwest bioscience industry in deal flow in 2017, according to an industry group report. Innovation and healthcare excellence are triggering a growing number of healthcare spinoffs that are enhancing the state’s entrepreneurial environment and helping to transform the state’s economy.

Union Metal Corporation Acquired

New ownership and leadership to add 250 jobs at Canton facility
May 17, 2018

Union Metal Industries Corporation (UMIC) has acquired Union Metal Corporation, America’s oldest streetscape lighting manufacturer, founded in 1906 and will keep its operations in Canton.

JobsOhio R&D Center Grant To Support Creation of Pillar Technology’s New Autonomous Vehicle Research and Development Center

Research & Development Grant to fund testing, development and deployment of safe, reliable autonomous vehicle technologies
May 8, 2018

$2 million will be awarded to Columbus-based Pillar Technology, who plans to use the economic development grant to accelerate the advancement of revolutionary intellectual property related to the development, testing and validation of connected, autonomous, and electric vehicles.

Newly Revitalized Sites Spur Capital Investment and Create Jobs in Ohio

JobsOhio Revitalization Program Helps Breathe Life into Underutilized Sites
April 25, 2018

JobsOhio, a private nonprofit corporation that drives capital investment and job creation in Ohio, offers loans and grants through its revitalization program to companies that want to revitalize old buildings and brownfield sites. The loans and grants are available to projects that retain or create jobs, have funding gaps and/or address environmental risks.