Economic Gateway http://www.selectmcohio.com Montgomery County, Ohio, USA News RSS Feed Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:06:38 -0800 en-us Commissioner Dodge Named "2018 Local Food Hero" http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20101 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Fri, 28 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The Ohio Food Policy Network has named Montgomery County Commissioner Judy Dodge the “2018 Local Food Hero.”  The award celebrates “dedication and service to the people of Ohio ... Montgomery County Receives 2018 Sustainable Community of the Year Award http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20100 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Thu, 27 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Montgomery County has been awarded the 2018 Sustainable Community of the Year Award by the Partners for the Environment. The award was presented during the Fall Awards Event on Sept. 26, 6 to 8 p.m., ... Mutt’s Sauce expanding across Cincy Kroger stores http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20099 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Wed, 26 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Dayton’s own Charlynda Scales & her company, Mutt’s Sauce, are expanding into Kroger stores across southwest Ohio. Mutt’s Sauce was previously a part of Kroger’s Buy Loc... Curafied founder Arielle Jordan energized by Silicon Valley trip http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20098 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Fri, 21 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 If your system for keeping track of articles and web links is a hot mess, then Dayton Entrepreneur Arielle Jordan’s new social media platform, Curafied, is for you. Via Curafied, users c... Mutt’s Sauce hitting DLM shelves in time for Super Bowl http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20097 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Dayton’s own Mutt’s Sauce is hitting the shelves of Dorothy Lane Markets next year, just in time for Super Bowl Sunday. Veteran entrepreneur and Mutt’s Sauce founder Charlynda Sca... Premier Health opens first medical office in Liberty Twp. http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20096 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Wed, 19 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 LIBERTY TWP. — Premier Health is set to give local residents a look inside a new medical office building that will house both primary and specialty care physicians. A ribbon-cutting... Pretty Girls Only: A Teenage Designer Talks About His Brand http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20095 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Tue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 My name is Drew Schemmel. I have a big imagination and believe my ideas could be the next big thing. My story is about being a young entrepeneur and how I began my own clothing line with my brother Ni... Big projects helped Wright-Patt become a national hub for innovation (which is why astronauts are here) http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20094 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Mon, 17 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Wright-Patterson Air Force Base further cemented its status as a hub for aerospace innovation for the U.S. Air Force and beyond this week through a partnership with NASA. Nine NASA astronauts and o... Montgomery County Helps Businesses Grow http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20112 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Mon, 17 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Montgomery County is focused on helping local businesses expand, in addition to recruiting new corporations. We engage the business community, identify specific businesses’ needs, and assemble r... Unique Program Helps Ohio Communities Attract Companies with Sites Ready for Immediate Development http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20093 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 COLUMBUS, Ohio – Companies looking for a perfect location to build in Ohio will have an easier time finding one thanks to a unique site authentication program called SiteOhio. This one-o... Ohio is driving innovation in the aviation and aerospace industry http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20092 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Thu, 13 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The U.S. aviation and aerospace industry is fairly robust these days, with demand driving growth in both the civil and military sides. New hybrid electric propulsion and full electric concepts are ene... London Stock Exchange launches U.S. division of ELITE – a global business support program – in Ohio http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=20091 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The London Stock Exchange Group, attracted by Ohio’s ease of doing business, strong economy, and high concentration of vibrant small and medium-sized businesses, has initiated a groundbreak... Kettering Mayor Talks Economic Development http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19805 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Thu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Since his start as the mayor of Kettering, Don Patterson has had his sights aimed toward his mission of developing the city’s economic base. Patterson has been in his role since 200... Barn Artist Carries On Rural Advertising Tradition http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19504 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Wed, 31 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 In the late eighteen hundreds a group of six men were hired by Wheeling, West Virginia brothers Aaron and Samuel Bloch to advertise their tobacco product. Those men, who called themselves barn ma... Dayton startup POMIET named Top 10 healthcare startup of the year http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19505 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Wed, 31 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Dayton startup POMIET has cracked the Top 10 list for Healthcare Tech’s startups of the year across the U.S. POMIET is an acronym, cofounder Stacy Sheldon explains — the healthcare... Area college welcomes largest freshmen class in its history http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19502 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Tue, 30 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 A Dayton-area college is welcoming a record breaking class this fall. Wilmington College’s freshmen class will be the largest in the school’s history. With around 385 first-time freshme... Congressman Turner Touts Advances In Downtown Revitalization Through Local, State, and Federal Funds http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19503 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Tue, 30 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Ohio Republican Congressman Mike Turner (R-10) was in Dayton to celebrate revitalization progress in downtown Dayton. Turner was joined by Congressman Brad Wenstrup of Ohio’s 2nd District. ... Innovative Program Targeting Training, Jobs and Hunger Receives Prestigious State Award http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19500 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Montgomery County’s “Trucks and Tomatoes” Job Training and Urban Garden Enhancement Project is the recipient of the 2018 President’s Award for Innovative Practices by the Ohio ... Premier Health to build 2 new large medical offices http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19501 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Premier Health plans to spend $25 million to construct four new medical offices in the region, including locations in Vandalia and Beavercreek, as the health system continues to increase its physician... Tenneco, in Kettering, will add 300 jobs and $61.5 million investment http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19636 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Tenneco will nearly double its Kettering workforce, adding 300 jobs as part of a $61.5 million investment that significantly expands the plant. Tenneco officials confirmed the move Friday, saying t... Ohio’s health care industry benefits from the state’s many strengths http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19498 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Sun, 28 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Ohio’s health care industry is fortunate to have excellent research arms associated with its nationally accredited medical centers — Cleveland Clinic, Nationwide Children’s Hospital ... The rise of giant consumer startups that said no to investor money http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19499 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Sun, 28 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 A new breed of entrepreneurs is creating huge consumer brands — like MVMT and Tuft & Needle — without venture capital, and laughing all the way to the bank. When Moiz Ali launched h... Ohio is becoming an attractive location for IT companies http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19496 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 While California’s Bay Area is the birthplace of many technological innovations, Ohio is home to considerable innovation as well, just without as much of the fanfare. Ted Griffith, managing d... Proudly made in Ohio: This is how small businesses sustain success at home http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19497 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Buckeye State’s reputation for creativity is strengthened by makers like these. Not everything has to be created in New York, Los Angeles, or Silicon Valley. Ohio has a thriving entrepren... Ohio Moves to the Forefront Among States Supporting Blockchain-based Businesses http://www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events/?item=19494 www.selectmcohio.com/mcohio/news-and-events Thu, 25 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 New law expected to draw companies looking to expand their blockchain and R&D operations to the state COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ohio became a leading supporter of blockchain-based busine...