Archive / Month: March 2014

Economic Development Academy Shares Insider Perspective

Nelsonville – How to attract new industry was the topic of a recent one-day seminar attended by more than 50 economic development professionals from Appalachian Ohio.  A team of site consultants who work nationwide with dozens of companies each year to locate new businesses and industries provided their perspective of…

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New Wayne Manufacturing Expands to South Zanesville

ZANESVILLE — New Wayne Manufacturing, a company based in Duncan Falls focusing on commercial and industrial steel fabrication, will soon expand to the village of South Zanesville in its mission to modernize the business, adding four jobs along the way.

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Agriculture Under Secretary Announces Grant to Benefit Ohio Food Hub

NELSONVILLE, Ohio, March 20, 2014 – Agriculture Deputy Under Secretary Doug O’Brien visited Athens County, Ohio, today to announce a grant award of more than $198,000 to help Rural Action and the Southeast Ohio Food Hub Network expand the distribution of locally grown foods. VIEW FULL PDF Here.

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Miba to Strengthen Operations in Morgan County


At a recent Ohio Tax Authority meeting, Miba Energy Holding, LLC, was approved for a Job Creation Tax Credit based on the company’s commitment to establish a service center in North America that will house…

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Ridge Corp. expands locally – move expected to bring 40-50 jobs to area

FRAZEYSBURG — Ridge Corp. has moved to a new Frazeysburg location, which will bring 40 to 50 skilled jobs into the area.

The corporation, which produces lining systems for the trailer and truck industry, purchased an old Longaberger building on15.54 acres of land along Raiders Road for $1.4 million to expand its…

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