Case Studies and Testimonials
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, OHIO, USA—THE OPTIMAL LOCATION FOR MEDICAL DEVICE MANUFACTURING FACILITIES.
NuVasive Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a leading medical, spine technology device company (#3 in a $9 billion industry) needed 300 full-time, qualified, high-tech employees including engineers, skilled machinists, process development and validation specialists at its new facility near Dayton, Ohio in Montgomery County.
Local schools, colleges, municipalities, and economic development organizations leapt into action to help recruit, train, and retain a qualified workforce for NuVasive. Team members included Montgomery County Economic Development Services, the Dayton Development Coalition, Sinclair and Clark State community colleges, JobsOhio Centers in Montgomery and Green counties, Miami Valley Career Technology Center and the career center offices of the University of Dayton and Wright State University.
Just like Yaskawa Motoman, Spectrum Brands, and other fine companies, Montgomery County’s coordinated economic development engine supported Nuvasive with customized tools including Research, Workforce Analytics, Recruitment and Training Support along with Competitive Incentives to help create a specialized, skilled workforce for companies interested in locating here.
Greater Dayton and Montgomery County, Ohio, are home to a rich legacy of manufacturing excellence.
Montgomery County Economic Development Services are part of a collaborative team that continues to nurture our historic skills in manufacturing to the benefit of companies, like NuVasive, that have located successful manufacturing facilities here.
As expressed by Gregory T. Lucier, Nuvasive’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, “Our Ohio workforce is a critical part of our ongoing success and we are excited to expand our footprint and provide additional opportunities within the state. We greatly appreciate the support and cooperation of the Dayton Development Coalition and JobsOhio, as well as officials from both Montgomery County and the City of West Carrollton during the site selection process. NuVasive is well-known for our cutting-edge products and procedures and we look forward to building on this partnership and investing in the local community for years to come.”
Our community is prepared to assist other forward-thinking companies like NuVasive to recruit, train, and put skilled, well-trained employees to work making in-demand medical devices.