WCOED Begins County Workforce Survey Effort

The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development began an effort to further identify local workforce recruiting challenges and future workforce needs through surveying local businesses.  The 2015 Wyandot County Workforce Survey is a concise questionnaire that will help inform local policy as well as area educational and training providers. The …

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Upper Sandusky Ranked Among Best Places to Start a Business in Ohio

The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development was notified that NerdWallet, a consumer finance website, conducted a study to find the best places in Ohio to start a business – and Upper Sandusky ranked among the top 20. To determine this ranking, NerdWallet examined 228 communities with populations over 5,000 …

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WCOED Publishes 2014 BR&E Report

The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development has released its annual formal report summarizing findings from the organization’s 2014 Business Retention & Expansion (BR&E) program.  Click here to view the 2014 Wyandot County BR&E Final Report, or click on the cover image. The BR&E program is designed to assist local organizations with the planning …

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WCOED Presents First County Economic Development Awards

The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development presented the first ‘Wyandot County Distinguished Contribution to Economic Development Awards’ at the organization’s Annual Meeting this past Monday evening. The award honors an individual or entity that, in the opinion of the WCOED executive officers, has made a significant contribution to advance …

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WCOED Holds 6th Annual Dinner – Presentations

The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development 6th Annual Dinner held on Monday, November 10th was the organization’s most well-attended to date. Featured guests included winners of the first Wyandot County Distinguished Contribution to Economic Development Award; Kalmbach Feeds, Continental Structural Plastics, and Vaughn Industries. Also in attendance were WCOED …

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WCOED and Village of Carey Secure $1.5M EDA Grant

The U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) made the official announcement Monday, September 22nd, that the Village of Carey was awarded a $1.5 million grant under the agency’s Public Works Assistance program.  The grant money will be used by the village to construct a new substation located on the west side …

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