In addition to being the largest GM plant in the U.S., Northeast Ohio’s Lordstown plant is now home to the company’s largest solar installation project in the Western Hemisphere.
Brought to Northeast Ohio in 2011 by the Burton D. Morgan Foundation, Lemonade Day is a program designed to help young people develop life and entrepreneurial skills through a fun, experimental program.
In preparation for Opening Day 2015, Progressive Field is undergoing major renovations to improve the fan experience. Learn more about what the Cleveland Indians have in store for next season!
The advanced manufacturing industry is creating many new opportunities for Northeast Ohio’s workforce. While The Plus grows its biomedical, aerospace, and advanced energy industries, the need for skilled manufacturing employees is on the rise. As the demand in these areas increases, colleges and universities as well as economic development organizations in the region are creating programs to educate people for advanced manufacturing careers. Learn more!
Did you know that manufacturing accounts for 14 percent of Northeast Ohio’s total employment and provides 19 percent of the region’s gross regional product? Read on to learn more about the region’s manufacturing industry and see what events are planned for October’s “Manufacturing Month.”
Advanced manufacturing is the use of innovative technology to improve products or processes. Read on to learn more about seven industry clusters that are using advanced manufacturing practices to help transform the region’s economy.
Once considered a “dying” industry, manufacturing in Northeast Ohio has seen revitalization in recent years thanks to the implementation of advanced manufacturing techniques that are increasing the competitiveness of already existing companies, while bringing new companies to the region. In fact. today, Ohio is one of the top five states for manufacturing.
As two of the biggest players in tire manufacturing, Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Bridgestone are innovating new, green technologies that are helping to shape the future of the tire industry.