Our Partners

Local and Civic Partners


City Of Cleveland

Cleveland's Department of Economic Development provides technical assistance, creative financing and access to all city services that drive results for businesses and residents.

Cleveland Development Advisors

Investing in Cleveland's future for more than 30 years. CDA provides unique resources and technical expertise for catalytic investments in every Cleveland neighborhood.

Cleveland Hopkins (CLE)

Ohio’s largest airport - CLE generates $3.5 billion for the Greater CLE economy and supports over 34,000 jobs in Northeast Ohio. CLE offers tremendous options for business and leisure travelers.

Cuyahoga County

Cuyahoga is at the core of Ohio’s largest Metropolitan Area (15th largest in USA). Cuyahoga boasts the largest GDP in the state and is the only Ohio county represented in the top 31 nationwide representing the top 1% of U.S. gross domestic product.

Downtown Cleveland Alliance (DCA)

Downtown Cleveland Alliance (DCA) is a not-for-profit organization committed to making Downtown Cleveland the most compelling place to live, work and play.

Geauga Growth Partnership

The Geauga Growth Partnership works to retain and grow jobs, contribute to business growth and strengthen Geauga County.

Greater Cleveland RTA

RTA is the largest public transit agency in Ohio serving Cleveland and the surrounding suburbs. RTA generates over 44 million trips to residents and visitors of the Cleveland area

Lake County Port and Economic Development Authority

The Lake County Ohio Port and Economic Development Authority promotes projects that will provide for the creation of jobs and employment opportunities and improve the economic welfare of the people residing in Lake County.

Manufacturing Works

Manufacturing Works has been a leading force to strengthen manufacturing in Greater Cleveland. We provide leading edge expertise and resources that proactively assist manufacturers in understanding and adapting to fast changing trends in technology, talent, and organizational leadership.

Medina County Economic Development Corporation

Medina County Economic Development Corporation helps companies find the resources they need to come to Medina County, grown, and thrive here.


The Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD) is a public utility district serving 60+ communities in the Greater Cleveland MSA.

Ohio Means Jobs

Ohio Means Jobs is a collaborative workforce system of the City of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County that helps local employers meet their talent needs and assists job seekers to find success.

Regional Partners



BioEnterprise is a business formation, recruitment and acceleration agency leading the growth and support of bioscience companies in Greater Cleveland and the region.

Cleveland Water Alliance

The Cleveland Water Alliance leverages technology to drive economic development and innovation about water in NE Ohio.

Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Akron Chamber serves Medina, Portage, and Summit counties with the goal to build an even stronger Greater Akron Region.

Growth Capital

Growth Capital Corp. is a private nonprofit corporation providing big support to Greater Cleveland business with a variety of services and products.


JumpStart is a nationally recognized nonprofit accelerating the success of diverse entrepreneurs, their high-growth companies, and the ecosystems supporting them.


MAGNET’s mission is to help manufacturers grow and compete in the region – with focus on start up to mid-sized companies.

Stark Economic Development Board

Stark Economic Development Board one purpose to grow businesses in Stark County by helping existing businesses grow and expand, attract new companies to our community and help entrepreneurs start new businesses.

Team NEO

A business development organization focused on accelerating economic growth and job creation throughout the 18 counties of Northeast Ohio (NEO). Team NEO serves as the regional JobsOhio Network Partner in NEO.

Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber

The Regional Chamber’s mission is to provide economic development, advocacy and business services to promote the growth of our members and Valley.

Philanthropic Partners 


The Cleveland Foundation

For more than a century, the Cleveland Foundation has partnered with our donors to improve the lives of residents in Cuyahoga, Lake and Geauga counties.

The Fund For Our Economic Future

The Fund for Our Economic Future strives to eliminate systemic inequities in Northeast Ohio through job creation, job preparation and job access strategies.

The George Gund Foundation

A nonprofit institution with the sole purpose of contributing to human well-being and the progress of society.

Other Partners 


Great Lakes Metro Chamber Coalition

The Coalition is a collective of chambers of commerce from the Great Lakes region that advocate on core policy issues.

National Center For Middle Market

The Center It exists for a single purpose: to ensure that the vitality and robustness of Middle Market companies are fully realized as fundamental to our nation’s economic outlook and prosperity.