Business Services

Business Growth Services

Supporting the growth of businesses is one of our top priorities. Through our partnerships with JobsOhioTeam NEO, and other civic partners, businesses have access to a range of resources to help your company succeed. GCP’s team provides a gateway to talent solutions, capital and financial incentives, real estate and sites, inclusion programs, and technology improvement that can help your business grow and thrive.

COSE (Council of Smaller Enterprises)

As the small business group of the Greater Cleveland Partnership, COSE has supported and advocated for entrepreneurs since 1972. COSE offers members advantaged benefits, group purchasing programs, informational and networking events, and devoted advocacy on legislative and regulatory issues. Through a deep understanding of small businesses, COSE provides the right solutions and resources to members as small business growth and success is a GCP priority.

INGEAR Annual Report

GCP INGEAR Annual Report

The 2020 report highlights the accomplishments and success stories during an unprecedented year of challenges. No one anticipated the COVID-19 pandemic, but our region showed incredible resiliency thanks to the resourcefulness of our business community and the dedication and collaboration of numerous private, public, and civic economic development partners.

This collaborative work resulted in hundreds of businesses receiving critical support and access to local, state and national resources during 2020. In addition, GCP supported expansion and attraction projects that resulted in 7,800 new or retained jobs and over $930 million in capital investment in 2020. We invite you to learn how GCP INGEAR serves businesses throughout Greater Cleveland.

>> Read the GCP INGEAR 2020 Annual Report