Economic Gateway http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com EXPAND Greater Springfield News RSS Feed Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:09:37 -0700 en-us 2017 Annual Report 2018 Strategic Plan http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16945 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 State of Ohio Leadership Enabling Economic Development Financial Strength $2 Billion budget reserves as of 6/30/2017 Competitive $5 Billion tax cuts Business Climate $5 Billion reba... UNITED GRINDING Positioned for Major Advanced Manufacturing Growth in Ohio http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16944 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 New North American Headquarters Open for Business in Miamisburg UNITED GRINDING’s new North American headquarters in Miamisburg, Ohio, has been officially opened only since November of 2017, ... Automation Impacting the Future of Work http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16943 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Thu, 20 Apr 2800 15:24:00 -0800 Automation has been impacting work in the United States for over 100 years.  The Kennedy Administration pointed to the impact of automation impacting the manufacturing sector starting in the 1950... Ohio Dominates Site Selection’s 2017 Governor’s Cup Rankings http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16942 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Thu, 20 Apr 0000 15:23:43 -0800 The month of March offered an array of positive news on Ohio’s continued momentum when it comes to economic development success. Site Selection released its 2017 Governor’s Cup r... Ohio Advancing Medical Technology http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16941 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Ohio Third Frontier Commission approved $2.1 million to move new technologies out of the lab and into the marketplace. Many of these innovative products could advance medicine and improve outcomes... Attention job-seekers: 100 openings at Champaign County job fair http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16946 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 URBANA — OhioMeansJobs Champaign County is hosting a job fair this week with openings in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, sales and construction. The event is schedul... JobsOhio 2017 Annual Report Highlights Results http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16914 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We are proud to present the JobsOhio 2017 Annual Report and 2018 Strategic Plan.  This report provides an overview of how JobsOhio executes its mission to drive job creation, ne... Springfield game store looking to expand to second location http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16505 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A popular Springfield game store may be expanding to a second location soon. Game Cycle, located at 1300 St. Paris Rd., is well known among game enthusiasts in the area for both its retro and moder... Could Dayton see a hyperloop stop? City included in feasibility study http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16504 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A proposed hyperloop service, a high-speed transportation network, between Cleveland and Chicago could include a secondary stop in Dayton. The Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency ... Springfield steak, seafood restaurant reopens after long break http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16503 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A Springfield fine dining restaurant reopened after being closed for more than a month, allowing for some improvements inside the business. Cecil and Lime had been closed since Jan. 1, but recently... Plans approved for Springfield’s 1st Starbucks shop, may open this fall http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16501 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A building permit has been approved with the city of Springfield for a future Starbucks on Hillcrest Avenue, the first full store and drive-through for the national coffee shop in the city. The per... WHY THE MIDWEST IS BECOMING AMERICA'S MOST SURPRISING BIOTECH HUB http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16500 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 At the VentureOhio awards in September, serial entrepreneur Mike Hooven delivered a keynote speech. The 61-year-old wondered aloud: How many of the 500 people gathered in this Hilton ballroom were pro... Optimizing Income and Benefits for Part-Time and Independent Workers http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16499 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The workforce is evolving and if you visit the website of Steady, you’ll find some of the most interesting facts about how it is changing.  Most of the jobs created in the last 10 year... We Must Do More to Promote Manufacturing as a Rewarding Career Path. Here's How http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16498 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Instead of wringing our hands about how hard it is to fill manufacturing jobs, let’s attack the problem with the same vigor that we would major customer or cost issues in the shop. Thanks to ... Five Things You Didn’t Know About Manufacturing Jobs http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16497 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Thu, 20 Apr 9200 15:21:52 -0800 Advanced manufacturing is one of the key industries driving innovation and job creation in Ohio. The Buckeye State has a rich legacy as a manufacturing hub, and not only has the third-largest American... Ohio’s Smart Mobility Resource and Assets http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16496 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Thu, 20 Apr 2800 15:21:44 -0800 Ohio’s assets for the future of autonomous and connected vehicles Ohio is home to the winner of the U.S. Dept. of Transportation’s (U.S. DOT) first “Smart City Challenge” &n... TOPRE AMERICA CORPORATION ANNOUNCES MAJOR FACILITY EXPANSION IN CLARK COUNTY, OHIO http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16523 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Thu, 20 Apr 2800 15:21:44 -0800 March 19, 2018 – Topre America (Topre) has announced it intends to add to their growing facility in Springfield, Ohio. Topre America Corporation will add an additional 138,000 square foot stampi... Futuristic Hyperloop Route Between Cleveland and Chicago Moves Forward http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16495 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In a move that puts us one step closer to Star Trek levels of transportation speed, California based startup Hyperloop Transportation Technologies(HTT) has recently announced a feasibility study ... Kent State University's economic impact is more than $3 billion a year in Northeast Ohio, report says http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16494 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 KENT, Ohio - Kent State University's annual economic impact in Northeast Ohio exceeds $3 billion, according to a new study. The study, released by EY (formerly known as Erns... Springfield is becoming a ACT Work-Ready Community http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16213 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Springfield has earned the official designation of being an ACT Work-Ready Community.  This initiative and designation will benefit the entire community.  Job seekers, as well as recent grad... Changes to Facebook News Feed algorithm concern area small businesses http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16027 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 DAYTON — Many area small business owners are concerned about how changes to the Facebook News Feed algorithm will impact their ability to reach customers.  On Jan. 11, officials with the... Reasons You Should Consider Moving To Greater Springfield http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15941 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There are many communities in Australia and around the world that are economically flourishing. One may consider moving to a different community in order to acquire better standards of living. In o... Local artists to open home and bath store in downtown Springfield http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16025 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Four local artists have collaborated to open an eclectic home and bath store in downtown Springfield. The store, Stick + Stone, opened Friday, Feb. 2. Located next to Winan’s Coffee & ... Clark County economic development agency approves $782K budget http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16023 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Board members for the Community Improvement Corp. of Clark County reviewed goals from the past five years and approved the agency’s 2018 budget. The CIC promotes economic development in Clark... Plan might find new use for Douglas Hotel, longtime Urbana eyesore http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16022 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 2 Urbana elementary schools also could be included in plan to convert them into new senior housing. A plan to redevelop a long-vacant hotel in downtown Urbana could also provide new life to two ele...