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Wyandot Achieves Top Job Growth Rate in State of Ohio

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Wyandot County holds a new record as the county creating jobs at the fastest pace in the state of Ohio. A recent Ohio State University study compiling U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data revealed that during the period from 2010 – 2018, Wyandot County delivered the highest job growth rate in the state of […]

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$20+ Million Expansion Bringing Hundreds of Jobs to Carey

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The ongoing expansion of Hanon Systems USA in the Village of Carey is set to bring hundreds of new jobs to the growing community.  In early 2018, Hanon Systems executed an Enterprise Zone agreement with the community that was facilitated by the Wyandot County Office of Economic Development. Due to Hanon Systems’ increasing production demand, […]

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WCOED Celebrates 10 Years of Local Growth

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The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development held its 10th Annual Dinner on Thursday, November 8th.  The  organization celebrated 10 years of local impacts along with a record crowd of nearly 150 individuals.  Recapping the past year, WCOED Executive Director Greg Moon welcomed 7 new members to the economic development board, and noted the organization’s […]

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2017 Year In Review

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The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development again posted record organizational metrics for projects worked in 2017.  The combined figures along with other programmatic efforts can be seen in the infographic released by the organization today:  

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WCOED Posts New Record Performance Metrics

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At the Wyandot County Office of Economic Development (WCOED) 9th Annual Dinner on Monday, Nov. 13th, the organization shared the past year of project metrics, which included new annual records in many categories.  Led by the major attraction project of the Smith Drug Company, a major U.S. medical distribution company, the WCOED executed a combined […]

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Creative Plastic Concepts Expanding in Sycamore

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A relatively new Wyandot County manufacturer is already undertaking expansion plans that will bring new jobs and investment to the the Village of Sycamore, Wyandot County, and NW Ohio community.  Creative Plastic Concepts (CPC) will add 25 new jobs to support its growing operations and invest roughly $3.7 million for a physical expansion of its […]

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WCOED Seeks Input for 2017 BR&E Program

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The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development is seeking local business input for its annual Business Retention & Expansion (BR&E) Program.  BR&E informs the directives of the local economic development organization in a number of ways, and is in large part one of the WCOED’s most important efforts. Click here to participate in the 2017 […]

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Wyandot County Hosts Regional JobsOhio Network Meeting

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The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development (WCOED) hosted a gathering of economic development leaders from Northwest Ohio last Wednesday.  The quarterly Regional JobsOhio Network meetings are facilitated by the Regional Growth Partnership (RGP), an organization that serves as Northwest Ohio’s network partner for JobsOhio.  The RGP offers a fullrange of traditional business development services, […]

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Wyandot County, Creating Endless Business Opportunities

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The Columbus-Toledo Midway Industrial Park, in Wyandot County, is an economic development project focused on business expansion. Located midway between Columbus and Toledo, the Columbus-Toledo Midway Industrial Park project in Wyandot County has secured multiple businesses and plans to expand in the forthcoming years. The Columbus-Toledo Midway Industrial Park is a primary location in the Midwest. […]

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$212k in Grants Awarded for Arrowhead Commerce Park

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Arrowhead Commerce Park, the industrial park established in the Village of Carey less than 2 years ago, will see road access improvements in the near future.  Over recent months, two separate grants have been offered to improve the current road infrastructure in preparation for increased light and heavy truck traffic in the area. Over the […]