July 31, 2021
Economy

New Report from Team NEO Finds Northeast Ohio Economy on an Upward Swing

A new report from a group focused on promoting economic development in Northeast Ohio finds the region’s economy is on an upward swing.

The latest quarterly report from Team NEO highlights several projects the organization has contributed to that are projected to generate more than 5,000 new jobs and $1.26 billion in capital investment. But CEO Bill Koehler is already looking to the future on how the region can continue to improve its economic competitiveness.

“We will not win more than our fair share of very significant, some of the most competitive business investment projects, if we can’t give companies comfort,” Koehler said.

That comfort includes advancing technology adoption, growing a pipeline of competitive sites and addressing the talent supply gap, all things Koehler says Team NEO will continue to work on.

Koehler says this…

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