Resources & Expertise

Industry resources

Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Council – Attracts and retains key growth-oriented companies and works with leaders from all regions to strengthen and grow Ohio's aerospace and aviation industries

Ohio Aerospace Institute – Offers partner companies research and technology development, workforce preparedness, information exchange and engagement with global networks for innovation and advocacy

TechSolve – Foster manufacturing R&D and leads process improvement expertise across manufacturing, advanced machining, aerospace and defense, and healthcare industries, as one of seven Ohio Edison Technology Centers

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base – Offers opportunities to license new technologies through commercial development licensing. Wright-Patterson is one of the largest and most important U.S. Air Force installations and leads the world in transferring new military technologies to the private sector.

KY FAME: (The Kentucky Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education) is a company-sponsored partnership of regional employers who share the goal of creating a pipeline of highly skilled workers. Employers tart training students while they are still in school. Students receive hands-on and classroom training that gives them access to high-paying advanced manufacturing jobs.

Additional resources

Foreign Trade Zone
Port Authorities - Our region has seven Port Authorities which offer a broad range of financial incentives and provide a number of services
Real estate locator and site selection
Taxes and incentives

Manufacturing sectors

Chemicals and plastics
Industrial machinery and metalworking


Branding & Marketing
Distribution & Logistics
Finance & Insurance
IT, Big Data & Analytics
Research & Development

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