News

Workforce Connect manufacturing leadership team wins $50,000 award

October 12, 2021 MAGNET and Greater Cleveland Partnership won a $50,000 Deborah Vesy Systems Change Champion Award from the Deaconess Foundation. Together, they lead the Workforce Connect Manufacturing Sector Partnership, which is dedicated to bringing manufacturing jobs to underrepresented populations. The effort created an entry-level training program called ACCESS to Manufacturing. Created in collaboration with …

Workforce Connect manufacturing leadership team wins $50,000 award Read More »

Grab your shoes and focus on trade with the Port of Cleveland

October 7, 2021 With the resurgence of growth in Cleveland’s distribution, logistics, manufacturing, retail and trade industries, Foreign Trade Zones are now an economic competitiveness tool in every U.S. state and Puerto Rico. Greater Cleveland Partnership’s alignment with the Port of Cleveland can streamline the process and minimize costs associated with these activities.   Join us …

Grab your shoes and focus on trade with the Port of Cleveland Read More »

INTRO Cleveland receives International Economic Development Council’s Public-Private Partnership Excellence Gold Award

October 5, 2021 CLEVELAND – INTRO Cleveland (INTRO CLE), developed by Harbor Bay Real Estate Advisors with support from Greater Cleveland Partnership, has been named the Gold Winner of the International Economic Development Council’s (IEDC) Public-Private Partnership Excellence Award for communities with a population of greater than 500,000. The largest mass timber building in the …

INTRO Cleveland receives International Economic Development Council’s Public-Private Partnership Excellence Gold Award Read More »

Using the moon to address Earth’s digital inequality

October 5, 2021 Most Americans take access to reliable, fast wireless internet (Wi-Fi) for granted. Yet, in underserved communities, reliable internet access can be as elusive as it is on the Moon. NASA is working to solve both challenges. Digital inequality or inadequate internet access is a socioeconomic concern across the United States, and the pandemic …

Using the moon to address Earth’s digital inequality Read More »

GCP announces 2021 Best of Tech Award winners

October 1, 2021 Greater Cleveland Partnership (GCP) announced last night during its annual Tech Week conference the winners of its annual Best of Tech Awards. The awards are a celebration of the technology community in greater Cleveland. The awards honor companies who are excelling and growing in the industry and those who support this dynamic …

GCP announces 2021 Best of Tech Award winners Read More »

Great Lakes Commission and partners release action plan for growing Great Lakes Blue Economy

September 29, 2021 Ann Arbor, Mich. – An action plan released today recommends building blocks for growing the Great Lakes basin economy by leveraging the economic potential of the region’s freshwater resources. Leaders from more than 50 Great Lakes agencies and organizations, convened by the Great Lakes Commission (GLC), developed the action plan as roadmap …

Great Lakes Commission and partners release action plan for growing Great Lakes Blue Economy Read More »

GCP Launches Apprenticeship Partnership to Build Tech Talent

September 27, 2021 Greater Cleveland Partnership (GCP) announced today during its annual Tech Week conference that it is partnering with Apprenti, a nationally recognized program intermediary, to launch tech apprenticeships designed to build an abundant and inclusive tech talent pipeline in the Cleveland region. “For years, Cleveland has had strong demand for IT employees that …

GCP Launches Apprenticeship Partnership to Build Tech Talent Read More »

GCP Tech Week Addresses Challenges Facing Tech Community

September 23, 2021 Cleveland is well-known as a health hub, but could it one day be known for its tech industry as well? GCP Tech Week organizers and presenters discuss this and other topics — including tech talent, inclusive opportunities in tech, the digital divide and a preview of this year’s Tech Week events — on the Sound …

GCP Tech Week Addresses Challenges Facing Tech Community Read More »