JobsOhio

Team NEO is the JobsOhio Network Partner for Northeast Ohio: The state of Ohio has identified a network of six partners across the state to act as regional partners for JobsOhio, the state's agency for job creation and economic development. As the JobsOhio regional partner for Northeast Ohio, Team NEO collaborates with the region's 18 county partners to expand and retain existing business and job growth.

Are you a Northeast Ohio company looking to expand? We can help by connecting you with resources that will support your growth.

For information on research, financing, training programs or growth incentives, please reach out to the following:

NORTHEAST OHIO REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS

ASHLAND COUNTY
Kathy Goon
Director
Ashland Area Council for Economic Development
419.289.3200 | Email Kathy

ASHTABULA COUNTY
Brian Anderson
Executive Director
Growth Partnership for Ashtabula County
440.576.9126 | Email Brian

COLUMBIANA COUNTY
Tracy Drake
CEO
Columbiana County Port Authority
330.386.9051 | Email Tracy

CUYAHOGA COUNTY
Deb Janik
Senior Vice President, Real Estate & Business Development
Greater Cleveland Partnership
216.592.2268 | Email Deb

ERIE COUNTY
Peter Zaehringer
Executive Director
Erie County Economic Development Corporation
419.627.7791 | Email Peter

GEAUGA COUNTY
Tracy A. Jemison
President
Geauga Growth Partnership
440.564.1060 | Email Tracy

HURON COUNTY
Carol Knapp
Director
Huron County Development Council
419.663.4232 | Email Carol

LAKE COUNTY
Mark Rantala
Executive Director
Lake County Ohio Port and Economic Development Authority
440.357.2290 | Email Mark

LORAIN COUNTY
Pam Fechter
Manager, Retention/Expansion Projects
Team Lorain County
440.328.2561 | Email Pam

MAHONING COUNTY
Sarah Boyarko
Vice President Economic Development, Retention & Expansion
Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber
330.744.2131, ext. 17 | Email Sarah

MEDINA COUNTY
Bethany Dentler
Executive Director
Medina County Economic Development Corporation
330.722.9215 | Email Bethany

PORTAGE COUNTY
Brad Ehrhart
President
Portage Development Board
330.297.3470 | Email Brad

RICHLAND COUNTY

Bridget McDaniel
Executive Director
Richland Community Development Group
419.755.7234 | Email Bridget

STARK COUNTY
Alan Edie
Vice President, Business Development
Stark Development Board, Inc.
330.453.5900 ext.15 | Email Alan

SUMMIT COUNTY
Gregg Cramer
Vice President, Economic Development
Greater Akron Chamber
330.237.1213 | Email Greg

TRUMBULL COUNTY
Sarah Boyarko
Vice President Economic Development, Retention & Expansion
Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber
330.744.2131, ext. 17 | Email Sarah

TUSCARAWAS COUNTY
Gary Little
Executive Director
Tuscarawas County Community Improvement Corporation
330.691.0878 | Email Gary

WAYNE COUNTY
Rodney Crider
President
Wayne Economic Development Council
330.264.2411 x203 | Email Rod

Team NEO's Regional Business Development Group

Steve Fritsch
Senior Director, Strategic Network Engagement
330.414.4676 | Email Steve

Walt Good
Director, Regional Business Development
330.519.7205 | Email Walt

Stephanie Mercado
Director, Regional Business Development
440.864.3369 | Email Stephanie
 

Christine Nelson
Vice President, Regional Business Development
216.363.5414 | Email Christine


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