Opportunity abounds.

Big dreams? We have them too – and the assets to help turn them into reality. 

Positioned to foster prosperity for all.

The Northeast Ohio Region is dedicated to advancing innovation, creativity, diversity, and opportunity. We dream big, then follow up with detailed, measurable action plans. This may help explain why Ohio is  currently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the #6 state for opportunity – with Northeast Ohio  making up 40% of the state’s economy. 

Our organizations, businesses, incubators, education institutions, and workforce training programs have  one major goal in mind: sustainable, equitable innovation and growth for individuals and businesses  alike.

Ohio is the #6 State for Opportunity

U.S. News & World Report

#1 Most diverse city in Ohio (Cleveland)

U.S. News & World Report

25 Business Incubators

Crain’s Cleveland Business

25 Higher education institutions

In-demand Careers

In-Demand Careers

Explore average salaries, education requirements, and videos from young professionals.

Akron University

Higher Education

Northeast Ohio’s nationally recognized universities offer opportunities for talent and businesses alike.