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Ohio continues to be recognized as a premier location for economic development in the U.S. Strong, statewide partnerships facilitate capital investment and job growth through leveraging Ohio's advantages. Read the latest news about these collaborative efforts throughout Ohio.

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. Breaks Ground in Toledo for First Hot Briquetted Iron Plant in the Great Lakes Region

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. Breaks Ground in Toledo for First Hot Briquetted Iron Plant in the Great Lakes Region

Toledo site provides necessary infrastructure and proximity to customers
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Cleveland-Cliffs Inc., a Cleveland-based major supplier of iron-ore pellets, broke ground on its first hot briquetted iron (HBI) production plant near the Port of Toledo. The company is investing $700 million in the facility, which will be the only one of its kind in the Great Lakes Region. The plant will create up to 1,200 construction jobs and 130 permanent jobs with an average salary and benefit package exceeding $100,000 a year.

UNITED GRINDING Positioned for Major Advanced Manufacturing Growth in Ohio

UNITED GRINDING Positioned for Major Advanced Manufacturing Growth in Ohio

New North American Headquarters Open for Business in Miamisburg
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UNITED GRINDING’s new North American headquarters will add 40 new jobs to the Dayton area and is positioned for major manufacturing growth in Ohio.

Fast-Growing Fintech Company Matic Expands in Columbus

Fast-Growing Fintech Company Matic Expands in Columbus

Digital insurance agency confident in region's resources to advance fintech growth
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Matic is a technology-driven insurance agency using fintech solutions that match mortgage lenders with homeowners who need insurance quotes. The company is confident that Columbus’s fintech talent, entrepreneurial climate and vibrant economy will continue to fuel the company’s escalating success.

Cybersecurity Firm Opens Two Security Operations Centers in Cleveland

Cybersecurity Firm Opens Two Security Operations Centers in Cleveland

MCPc opens two centers - one for large-scale cybersecurity operations and another for decommissioning computers
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MCPc seizes opportunities in Northeast Ohio, including the launch of a highly secure facility for recycling computers as well as a cybersecurity operations center, which is close to a large concentration of companies that need it most. The company anticipates the need for additional talent, from entry-level positions upward.

Local Support Helps Tech Company Sedgwick Grow

Local Support Helps Tech Company Sedgwick Grow

Expansion will create at least 100 jobs
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Technology solutions provider, Sedgwick, values the strong relationships it has created in the Columbus Region and will be expanding in Hilliard.

2018 Honda Accord Recognized as the 2018 North American Car of the Year

2018 Honda Accord Recognized as the 2018 North American Car of the Year

Made in Ohio, the 2018 Honda Accord showcases automotive excellence
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Ohio’s workforce has been building Honda Accords to the highest standards for over 35 years. The new sleek, light, spacious and advanced 2018 Honda Accord is a reinvented breed of a classic car. Powered by high-torque turbo engines, hybrid elements and a diverse array of smart technologies, the 2018 Honda Accord receives well-deserved recognition.