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Festo Announces New $90 Million Investment, Bringing Unprecedented Growth in Advanced Automation Technology to Mason, Ohio

Through Successful Partnership with City of Mason, Global Leading Automation Technology Provider Will Almost Triple Existing Facility. Festo Also Announces Leadership Transition, Welcoming Dr. Nikolas Gebhard as CEO and Vice President of Product Supply for North America
April 10, 2018

The City of Mason and Festo, a German-based global corporation specializing in advanced automation technology for more than 40 industries, today announced the company will expand its existing state-of-the-art Regional Service and Manufacturing Center in Mason by approximately 350,000 square feet, nearly tripling the company’s capacity in logistics, production and industrial training solutions offered through its Festo Didactic Learning Center, which serves manufacturing companies and colleges throughout the Tristate.

JobsOhio Recognized With GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency

April 5, 2018

JobsOhio has been recognized with GuideStar's Platinum Seal of Transparency for 2018, the highest level of transparency recognized by GuideStar. JobsOhio received the distinction after its first submission.

JobsOhio Board of Directors Holds Public Meeting In Cincinnati

April 3, 2018

The JobsOhio Board of Directors held its quarterly public meeting in Cincinnati on March 29. REDI Cincinnati hosted the meeting, which included a review of JobsOhio’s 2017 performance along with updates on talent and regional performance.

JobsOhio To Hold Public Board Meeting in Cincinnati

March 26, 2018

JobsOhio’s Public Board meeting will take place on March 29th, 2018.

Leading South Korean Company Joins Efforts to Enhance Petrochemical Complex

New Collaboration Represents Major Step Forward to Bring Cracker Plant to Ohio
March 12, 2018

Joined by executives from Thailand's PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC), Governor John R. Kasich today welcomed Daelim Industrial Co. to Ohio. South Korean-based Daelim, through its American subsidiary, is joining with PTTGC's American subsidiary on a feasibility study for a petrochemical ethane cracker complex in Belmont County that will transform the Ohio Valley and the statewide economy.

Ohio Dominates Site Selection's 2017 Governor's Cup Rankings

March 5, 2018

From the top metropolitans to the more than 900 cities and villages throughout the state, Ohio offers the full package when it comes to business attraction and growth.