What We Do

Marketing: Generating Business Opportunities

Team NEO markets the Cleveland Plus region collectively to site selectors, real estate consultants and targeted companies across the globe to increase awareness of Northeast Ohio’s business assets in order to increase business opportunities for the region. We offer marketing materials and tools to Northeast Ohio economic development organizations, communities and businesses.

Attraction: Helping Companies Expand into NEO

Team NEO serves companies and site consultants by acting as the single point of entry into the 18-county Cleveland Plus region. Team NEO works with counties and communities to ensure seamless attraction into Northeast Ohio. Team NEO aims to assist established companies with non-retail projects having the following attributes:

  • Greater than 20 new jobs will be created
  • More than one million dollars in new investment
  • Investment will be realized within 24 to 36 months

Services offered include workforce analysis, site visit coordination, industry connections and more. Econometric research experts provide detailed Request-for-Information insights and economic impact studies. For full list of services, click here.

Existing Regional Industry Growth

Team NEO is the Northeast Ohio regional partner of JobsOhio, the state's agency for job creation and economic development. Team NEO assists companies and communities that are seeking support from JobsOhio for growth and job creation. Read more here.

Regional Collaboration

Team NEO serves as the the 18-county region's private-sector economic development hub. Team NEO and representatives of economic development organizations from each of the 18 counties in the region meet monthly to share best practices and discuss new initiatives. Read more about our combined efforts here.