“JobsOhio has developed aggressive, business-friendly programs to support corporate growth and investment as well as dynamic programs to help communities rejuvenate sites,” said Dean Monske, president and CEO of the Regional Growth Partnership. “As the Northwest Ohio network partner for JobsOhio, we are pleased to work in collaboration with the Ottawa County Improvement Corporation in facilitating this expansion for Lewco.
The company also received approval for a Job Creation Tax Credit from the Ohio Tax Credit Authority under the Ohio Development Services Agency.
Manufacturing continues to serve as an economic driver for Northwest Ohio, with businesses investing nearly $84 million into operations and creating almost 900 new jobs in just third quarter. And the Ottawa County region has a robust manufacturing base, with companies representing such diverse fields as advanced materials, polymers and advanced manufacturing.