Meet the team behind the mission: Q&A with Gina Rittinger

REDI Cincinnati’s newest VP of Marketing and Strategic Communications has more than 20 years of experience as a leader, strategist, and advisor. But her experience isn’t strictly in the economic development space. She maintains deep ties in higher education and regional business — a fact that could be her greatest strength in this next professional chapter.


Growing and retaining businesses in Greater Cincinnati is all about removing obstacles to success

Simply put, business retention and expansion — better known as BR&E — is the practice of monitoring and assisting with the needs of the business community in an effort to help local companies thrive. Here's how the BR&E program at REDI Cincinnati goes beyond simple engagement to create a pro-business environment where companies have a platform to share specific obstacles to success.

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AssureCare® commits to 100 new jobs at downtown headquarters

Health management software company AssureCare has announced it will add 100 jobs at its headquarters in downtown Cincinnati, bringing the company's total new payroll to $10M. This exciting expansion is thanks in part to efforts by REDI Cincinnati and JobsOhio to secure a Job Creation Tax Credit from the State of Ohio that will benefit the company for years to come. Learn more about incentives that help companies like AssureCare thrive in Greater Cincinnati.


Leading visual image company expands Blue Ash HQ

Lighting and graphic solutions manufacturer, LSI Industries, Inc., today announced plans to expand its Blue Ash headquarters, adding 50 assembly operation and executive jobs with a total new payroll of more than $1.3 million.

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Meet the team behind the mission: Q&A with Jake Hesseling

In its mission to recruit companies and grow jobs, the REDI Cincinnati team amplifies our region’s unique story to national and international audiences. This series flips the microphone for a look at what makes these passionate economic development professionals tick — and what they love most about living and working in Greater Cincinnati.


Update: 1819 Hub Startup Passes Important Milestone in Disease Prevention

Uptown Update: Read about Amplify Sciences, the 1819 Venture Hub startup that has filed invention disclosures and patents that promise the world a better flu test and is locking down seed funding from Cincinnati to San Francisco.


Ernst & Young study shows five-year economic impact totaling more than $31.5B

At its milestone five-year anniversary, REDI Cincinnati leaders released this study by Ernst & Young business management consultants showing direct, indirect, and induced economic impact from projects the organization worked to bring to Southwest Ohio from 2014-2018.


Five companies take home James A. Wuenker Growth Award for regional impact

At its March 21 Annual Meeting, REDI Cincinnati presented Growth Awards to 80 Acres Farms, Ensemble Health Partners, Festo, L3 Technologies, and Magna Machine Company. Combined, these companies created 1,641 new jobs and contributed nearly $150 million in capital investment to the three-state, 16-county Greater Cincinnati region.