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RGP Named a Top Economic Development Group

For the second consecutive year, the Regional Growth Partnership has been named one of the top 20 economic development groups in the U.S. The Mac Conway Awards for Excellence in Economic Development presented by Site Selection magazine highlighted the RGP as part of its “Best to Invest” feature in the May issue. Site Selection [...]

By |2019-05-08T08:41:01-05:00May 7th, 2019|

Major Electronics Manufacturer to Open New Facility in Maumee

  A leading electronic design and manufacturing company has chosen Northwest Ohio for a new production facility. Pinnacle Technology Group announced plans for a new location to accommodate its growth in the expanding LED lighting industry. The company expects to hire 35 new people to support this nearly $600,000 investment. Pinnacle is a producer [...]

By |2019-04-24T16:46:47-05:00April 24th, 2019|

Investment Blowing into Northwest Ohio

The world’s fourth largest wind energy producer recently announced plans to build a new wind farm in Paulding County. EDP Renewables will construct a 125-megawatt farm near Payne, Ohio, producing enough energy to power 36,000 homes. The Timber Road IV Wind Farm will include up to 37 turbines which will span more than 20,000 [...]

By |2019-04-02T18:18:43-05:00March 28th, 2019|

Regional Success Highlighted at RGP Annual Meeting

Nearly 6,000 new jobs were created across Northwest Ohio in 2018 behind $3.2 billion of capital investment, according to the Regional Growth Partnership. Northwest Ohio's lead economic development group presented those results at its annual meeting Feb. 25. During the meeting at The Pinnacle in Maumee, the RGP showcased a wide range of activity [...]

By |2019-05-07T16:17:21-05:00March 28th, 2019|

Product Development Drives Northwest Ohio Economic Growth

In this competitive global economy, businesses must relentlessly analyze and identify opportunities to enhance their positions. For companies considering a new location, that analysis begins with the site selection process. There are dozens upon dozens of factors tied to site selection. Knowing that often times drawn-out process, communities across the country are becoming more [...]

By |2019-04-03T15:12:48-05:00March 28th, 2019|

2019 RGP Annual Meeting Registration

Please join the Regional Growth Partnership as it highlights major achievements from 2018, provides updates on the latest business development and marketing initiatives, and discusses opportunities for greater success across Northwest Ohio. The Pinnacle 1772 Indian Wood Circle Maumee, OH 43537 Monday, Feb 25 8am - 10am Networking @ 7:30am Registration is required for [...]

By |2018-12-21T11:51:52-05:00December 21st, 2018|

Belgium Manufacturer Chooses Lima as Entry Point into U.S. Marketplace

deSter Corporation recently announced plans for a new manufacturing facility in Allen County. The company is expected to create at least 70 new positions with an investment in excess of $5 million. According to officials, deSter was attracted to the Northwest Ohio region because of its strong agricultural industry. One of the company’s larger customers, [...]

By |2018-01-19T06:47:06-05:00November 3rd, 2017|

Northwest Ohio Manufacturing Company Continues Expanding with $15 Million Investment

A major manufacturing company in Northwest Ohio has announced significant expansion plans for its Williams County-facility. 20/20 Custom Molded Plastics stated its intention to double production capacity through a $15.5 million investment which is expected to create at least 100 new jobs. The company will construct a 140,000 square-foot plant to go alongside its existing [...]

By |2018-01-18T04:51:16-05:00September 26th, 2017|

300+ New Jobs Coming to Northwest Ohio

Three new projects in Northwest Ohio are expected to create more than 300 new jobs with investments exceeding $650 million. Apio, Inc., an industry leading producer of fresh-cut vegetables, will invest $28 million for a new cold storage facility at its plant in Bowling Green. This expansion project will create 150 new jobs.  Cliffs Natural [...]

By |2018-01-18T04:37:46-05:00August 2nd, 2017|

British firm chooses BG for its plant in the states

A British company has chosen Bowling Green as the site for its first plant in the U.S.   Mineral Insulated Cable Company is leasing a portion of the former Lear plant at the corner of Fairview and Van Camp Roads on the northern edge of Bowling Green. MICC, a world leader in the manufacturing of [...]

By |2018-01-22T10:23:03-05:00June 12th, 2017|