Economic Gateway http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com EXPAND Greater Springfield News RSS Feed Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:33:19 -0800 en-us 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... Construction to start on $223M Springfield plant, hiring 400 http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16141 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Silfex, a company that has pledged to invest $223 million to expand to Springfield, is ramping up hiring and will soon begin construction. The company, based in Eaton, has pledged to create ab... It’s back. Graeter’s partners with brewery again for ice cream beer http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16021 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Graeter’s Ice Cream and Kentucky-based Braxton Brewing Co. have partnered up again to bring back the highly popular Black Raspberry Chocolate Chip Milk Stout beer. The Cincinnati-based ice cr... Why Human Resource Is Essential For Your Business http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15940 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Businesses today have widely accepted that human resource plays an important role in the lifespan of a business. It can be solely responsible for the success or failure of a firm. As it is common k... Regional airport adds new Starbucks, other new dining options http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16020 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 John Glenn Columbus International Airport is adding another Starbucks location and several other new dining options for travelers. The airport added its fifth Starbucks location near baggage claim,... JOB ALERT: Kroger hiring for management, digital tech jobs http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16019 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Kroger Co. announced it is actively recruiting experienced retail, digital and technology professionals for corporate and store management roles across stores. “We want retail and digital... Getting it Wright http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16018 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Aviation and aerospace have been a signature Ohio industry since the early 1900s. Aerospace is hardly an emerging industry in Ohio, but it wasn’t always the state’s fifth-largest. The W... Fintech71 looks to fund Ohio financial-sector startups http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16017 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 21 Feb 5200 15:18:59 -0800 Ohio has long been home to heavyweights in banking and insurance. Think Cleveland-based KeyBank, Cincinnati’s Fifth Third Bank and Huntington Bancshares here in Columbus, and insurers such as... Deepen Your Knowledge Of Greater Springfield Properties http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15939 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 21 Feb 2400 15:18:42 -0800 If you’re looking to expand or relocate your business, you already know that the decision requires careful consideration of the facts. Here in Greater Springfield, we’ve designed a powe... Ohio to develop smart mobility center http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16016 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 21 Feb 2400 15:18:42 -0800 Ohio is planning to develop a smart-mobility center to prioritize connected technologies and pave the way for autonomous vehicles in the state, according to an executive order signed by Gov.... EY 2017 US Investment Monitor Shows Steady Number of Business Investment Projects Announced in 2016 http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16015 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 An increase in the number of smaller investments will increase competition among states to attract mobile capital WASHINGTON, Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- US business investment pro... 2018 Honda Accord Recognized as the 2018 North American Car of the Year http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=16014 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Made in Ohio, the 2018 Honda Accord showcases automotive excellence Ohio continues to be a home to nationally recognized automotive excellence. Honda’s 2018 Accord, which is prou... Information You Can Use To Grow And Succeed http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15938 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Social media plays a huge role in a brand’s success or failure. And when it comes to growing your business, the internet is changing the way entrepreneurs make their investments. Gone are the da... Clark State Strives to Make Clark County a Work Ready Community http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15917 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 21 Feb 2000 15:17:47 -0800 Clark State Community College has collaborated with the Department of Job and Family Services/OhioMeansJobs and the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce to establish Clark County, Ohio, as a certif... Seeking a Solution to Your Business Problem? Look No Further http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15336 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 At times, all you need to resolve a seemingly insolvable problem is a new set of expert eyes. As a business owner, unresolved problems aren’t just an annoyance, they can also drain your time,... Leading the Way in Metal Improvement Technology http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15335 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 21 Feb 8000 15:17:00 -0800 If you have weathered a long winter in a snowy climate, then you are all too familiar with the damage that salted roads inflict on your beloved vehicle. Whether as a result of salted roads, other e... Gain an Edge with Experience in Career and Technology http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15334 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Students who get a jump-start on post-secondary education and technical skill acquisition while still in high school are far more likely to hold desirable jobs in the years following graduation. Th... PrimeOhio II: Following a Recipe for Success http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15333 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 21 Feb 8400 15:15:39 -0800 We are naturally drawn to sequels. When we stumble upon success once - either through luck or skill - it is only logical to repeat that process. We typically associate sequels with movies; however,... Springfield center brings small biz owners together to share, learn http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15117 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Springfield’s Small Business Development Council hopes to expand a program designed to allow business owners to periodically network and share resources. “Picture a group of between six... PrimeOhio: Driving Industrial Success http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15332 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It is said that you are a reflection of the five people you interact with the most. By surrounding yourself with others who are constantly striving for greater success, you can achieve previously inco... Springfield firm pitches new social media app to save for retirement http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15116 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A downtown Springfield financial firm recently announced the launch of a new social media platform the company says will also allow users to save money for retirement. Megga Inc., a subsidiary of H... The Critical Role Credentials Play in Growing an Economy http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14974 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When it comes to securing your dream job, credentials matter. Professional certifications provide tangible proof of the time and effort you have dedicated to building your expertise in a given field. ... Unemployment rates flat in Clark, Champaign counties http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15115 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Unemployment rates remained flat in both Clark and Champaign counties in October, according to a monthly employment report from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. Clark County’s ... Should companies hire more remote workers? CEOs, employees weigh in http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15114 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Should companies hire more remote workers? Wooed by the appeal of waking up later and working in pajamas, many company employees would answer with an emphatic “yes.”  And s... Rep. Ryan Smith: Encouraging broadband expansion http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15113 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The world is constantly changing due to technological innovation. In order to keep up with this change, all Ohioans should have access to the infrastructure that supports these new technologies. Unfor...