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Proximity to Major Markets

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Proximity to Major Markets

Cleveland Plus is centrally located between New York City, Chicago and Toronto, allowing quick access to more than half of North America, including Canada. Almost 50% of the US population is within 500 miles/805 km of the region. Additionally, 60% of all US Fortune 500 headquarters are within a day’s drive. Our region reaches the largest number of consumers in a 250-mile/400-km radius compared with any other metro market in the US.

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Watch our Video: We Make Things Here

Watch our Video: We Make Things Here

Cleveland Plus is a region that makes things happen – and that makes it a great place to grow a business. We’ve built on our heritage of research, innovation and manufacturing to become a center of discovery and advanced manufacturing in a diverse range of industries.

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Cleveland Plus Automotive Sector to Outpace US

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Cleveland Plus Automotive Sector to Outpace US

From 2011 to 2024, the Cleveland Plus region’s automotive GRP is predicted to grow 79% to become a $4.5B industry. Employment is also expected to grow by 19% for the same time period, reports the October 2014 Cleveland Plus Economic Review released by Team NEO.

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Watch our Video: Why Exterran chose Cleveland Plus

Watch our Video: Why Exterran chose Cleveland Plus

Learn why Exterran, a globally recognized name in the oil and gas industry, chose Northeast Ohio over Pennsylvania for a new $12.5 million facility near the Marcellus Shale activity. Availability of talent and “game changing” technical training facilities were key factors in the decision. Exterran committed to creating 103 jobs with a $4.9 million payroll to Northeast Ohio.

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We Make International Businesses Soar

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We Make International Businesses Soar

Cleveland Plus is home to more than 600 foreign-owned companies. With an almost $200 billion economy, central location, robust logistics infrastructure, skilled workforce, business-friendly tax structure and low cost of doing business, Cleveland Plus is the ideal place to establish a US headquarters or operation.

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    Cleveland Plus is centrally...

  • Watch our Video: We Make Things Here
    Cleveland Plus is a region ...

  • Cleveland Plus Automotive Sector to Outpace US
    From 2011 to 2024, the Clev...

  • Watch our Video: Why Exterran chose Cleveland Plus
    Learn why Exterran, a globa...

  • We Make International Businesses Soar
    Cleveland Plus is home to m...

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As the JobsOhio regional network partner, we can help by connecting you with one of Northeast Ohio’s local economic development organizations and other resources that will support your growth. Learn more about what we can do to support your expansion efforts.

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ContactWe provide a soft landing for international companies. On a confidential, no-fee basis, we serve as your single point of contact for the entire region, providing information and insights to help you make an informed location decision. Learn about the broad range of support services we provide to help you establish your operation and build relationships vital to your business success.

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Cleveland Plus: Top talent, primed for success

The Cleveland Plus region offers easy access to a diverse, dedicated and talented labor force of more than two million workers. People who have training and experience in wide-ranging disciplines such as biomedical devices, photovoltaics, polymers and mechanical engineering. So whether your business requires scientists, customer service specialists, or machinists, the Cleveland Plus region can provide skilled labor at competitive wages that will help your business succeed.


Featured News

Siemens USA Takes Deep Interest in Northeast Ohio as a Tech Center and Healthcare Hub

Learn why Siemens USA, one of the world's largest manufacturers, is taking a deep look at the potential of Northeast Ohio to support its operations in advanced manufacturing, energy and healthcare.

11/7/2014 1:01:00 PM Healthcare Hub Siemens USA GCHI

Downtown Cleveland Residential Population Exceeds 13,000

The latest quarterly market update from Downtown Cleveland Alliance finds that downtown’s residential population now exceeds 13,000 — and it’s poised to grow rapidly through the rest of the decade.

10/31/2014 1:29:00 PM Downtown Cleveland occupancy

Dutch Newspaper Lauds Business Opportunities in Cleveland Plus

A recent Dutch newspaper article about the Cleveland Plus region has created quite a buzz in the Dutch community.

10/29/2014 12:57:00 PM Netherlands press dutch

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Testimonials

As an international healthcare company with customers across the globe, Northast Ohio is a great home base, providing us easy access to clinicians everywhere.

Jay Mazelzky General manager, Computed Tomography and Nuclear Medicine, Philips Healthcare

We’re proud to call Northeast Ohio home. Its talented workforce, commitment to innovation and rewarding lifestyle make Cleveland Plus a great business opportunity.

Tim Timken Chairman, The Timken Company

Exterran chose Northeast Ohio in large part because of the availability of talent and the institutions that can design training programs to meet our needs.

John Rhodes Director, Human Resources, Exterran