Meet the Team Behind the Mission: Q&A with Brandon Simmons

When he accepted a position as REDI Cincinnati’s Vice President of Project Management, Brandon Simmons made the move to Greater Cincinnati. But it was by no means the Cleveland native’s first introduction to the three-state, 15-county region. In previous roles with JobsOhio, Brandon managed expansion ...

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Employer Spotlight: O’Gara Armoring protects the lives of U.S. dignitaries from its Fairfield HQ

REDI Cincinnati’s employer spotlight series shines a light on local companies whose efforts to provide opportunity and promote lifelong learning are transforming our regional workforce — as well as individual lives.Nestled within an industrial complex just north of downtown Cincinnati sits a 317,000-square-foot ...

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Robots positively influencing society. The possibilities are boundless.

Some might say Dr. Austin Lee, associate professor of communication at Northern Kentucky University (NKU), has a thing for robots. That would be something of an understatement. Lee is fast becoming one of the country’s foremost experts on so-called “social robotics,” and he’s relying on his ...

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One Dearborn economic action plan puts Southeast Indiana in regional spotlight

For years, Southeast Indiana — with its triple-A bond rating, strong civic relationships and forthcoming port — has been seen as a gem in the Greater Cincinnati region and a gateway to the Midwest for expanding businesses. Now, that vision is coming to life through One Dearborn, a public-private ...

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A six-figure job, without the four-year degree

Just about any conversation you have with an economic developer or employer will end in one place – the talent gap, specifically in advanced manufacturing. We’ve even addressed it here on our blog.Now we’re seeing the topic attract attention of the national media.In June, NPR podcast 1a devoted ...

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Northern Kentucky automotive manufacturer recognized for growth

In 2015, Bosch realized it was time to expand, and that expansion is being recognized by local economic development practitioners.On May 3, Robert Bosch Automotive Steering, LLC, earned a Growth Award from the Regional Economic Development Initiative (REDI) Cincinnati. Based on feedback from a panel ...

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Defense Contractor Investing in Monroe for Next Phase of Growth

CINCINNATI, OHIO – OCTOBER 13, 2021 – NuWaves Engineering, in collaboration with REDI Cincinnati, JobsOhio and with the support of the City of Monroe, announced plans to add eight new full-time equivalent jobs and invest $445,000 to expand its products and services for its growing client base throughout ...

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Trailer Manufacturer to Create 249 Jobs in Cincinnati Region

CINCINNATI, February 26, 2021 – American Trailer World Corp. (ATW®), a manufacturer, retailer, and distributor of trailers, truck equipment, and related parts and accessories in North America, announced it will invest $18 million to establish a new trailer manufacturing facility in Batavia Township, ...

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Site Q&A with Andrea Pinho: Fairfield Commerce Park (Southwest Ohio)

3-MINUTE Q&A WITH REDI CINCINNATI’S SITE SELECTION AND REAL ESTATE MANAGER, ANDREA PINHO Andrea Pinho joined the REDI Cincinnati team in 2019 as the site selection and real estate manager. In this role, Andrea assists growing companies in finding their perfect location to thrive in the Cincinnati ...

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Meridian Bioscience Expands Production Capacity with Support from NIH, JobsOhio, and the Village of Newtown

CINCINNATI, February 3, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIVO), a provider of diagnostic testing solutions and life science raw materials, today announced that it will increase the production capacity of the company's SARS-CoV-2 molecular diagnostic test on its Revogene® ...

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