Governors Cup

Northeast Ohio Earns Top Spots in Site Selection’s Governor’s Cup

Aerial View of Downtown AkronFor the second consecutive year, Ohio has earned the number two spot in the overall rankings and per capita rankings in Site Selection magazine’s Governor’s Cup.

Akron was ranked in the Top 10 Metro Areas with a population less than 200,000. New Philadelphia-Dover, Wooster and Ashland all earned top spots in the Top 10 Micropolitan Areas.

Site Selection has awarded the Governor’s Cup annually since 1978 to the U.S. state with the most new and expanded corporate facilities as tracked by Conway Data Inc.’s New Plant Database. See the full list of the honorees on