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Friday, February 3, 2017

Editor’s Note: The following story is from Growth Report 2017, published by The Business Journal. By Jan Strasfeld, Executive director, Youngstown Foundation YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — As a community foundation, The Youngstown Foundation’s vision is to honor the wishes of our donors by managing their charitable gifts and helping them meet philanthropic goals. Since its founding […]

Friday, February 3, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber’s annual Economic Forecast Breakfast will be held Feb. 9 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at Mr. Anthony’s in Boardman. Tickets are $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. This year’s keynote speaker is Joel Elvery, an economist for the external outreach and regional analytics department at the […]

Friday, February 3, 2017

Editor’s Note: The following story is from Growth Report 2017, published by The Business Journal. GIRARD, Ohio — Aim Transportation Solutions, Girard, witnessed expansion and new investment across all of its divisions in 2016, its principals say. Aim Transportation Solutions, formerly Aim NationaLease is composed of Aim Leasing Company – a NationaLease member – Aim […]

Friday, February 3, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A Taiwanese company is considering building new manufacturing plants as part of an overall $7 billion investment plan targeted for the United States, and Pennsylvania could be an option, according to reports. The company, Foxconn Technology Group, said it wants to build a new plant to manufacture screen displays in partnership with […]

Friday, February 3, 2017

Editor’s Note: The following story is from Growth Report 2017, published by The Business Journal. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — MS Consultants plans to grow this year by expanding its retail design group, launching a facilities improvement campaign targeted at smaller universities and continuing sustainable infrastructure development, Thomas E. Mosure says. Mosure is president and CEO of […]

Friday, February 3, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber’s annual Economic Forecast Breakfast will be held Feb. 9 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at Mr. Anthony’s in Boardman. Tickets are $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. This year’s keynote speaker is Joel Elvery, an economist for the external outreach and regional analytics department at the […]

Friday, February 3, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The amphitheater and riverfront park should be ready for its first public event in May 2018, documents the Board of Control approved Thursday show. The board approved an $830,000 contract with landscape architecture firm MKSK of Columbus to provide design and construction management services for the $9 million project. Youngstown hired MKSK […]

Friday, February 3, 2017

Editor’s Note: The following story is from Growth Report 2017, published by The Business Journal. By Ted Schmidt, PNC Bank Youngstown Regional President YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A year ago, PNC Bank signed a 10-year contract with Youngstown State University that included a program for the bank to provide financial education to students and faculty. The […]

Friday, February 3, 2017

Editor’s Note: The following story is from Growth Report 2017, published by The Business Journal. By Ted Schmidt, PNC Bank Youngstown Regional President YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A year ago, PNC Bank signed a 10-year contract with Youngstown State University that included a program for the bank to provide financial education to students and faculty. The […]

Friday, February 3, 2017

Editor’s Note: The following story is from Growth Report 2017, published by The Business Journal. By Tom Hosack, President & CEO PITTSBURGH — Northwood Realty Services started 2016 on steady footing, saw gains throughout the year and looks toward expansion in 2017. An improving economy and steady job growth has given more households the financial […]

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