• We’re Helping Local Business

    The Geauga Growth Partnership works to retain and grow jobs, contribute to business growth and strengthen the local economy. One such way is by helping local businesses understand the latest trends.

    We’re Helping Local Business
     
  • GGP Focus Areas

    1. Exploring business needs as a trusted advisor
    2. Education initiatives for tomorrow’s workforce
    3. Supporting entrepreneurs
    4. Focus on health care, shale oil and gas, and utilities
    5. Assisting with commercial real estate needs
    6. Creating strategies with non-profit leaders

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  • According to Forbes Magazine…

    Geauga County was named the fourth best place to raise a family in America.  Geauga was the number one county in Ohio to raise a family.

     

    According to Forbes Magazine…
     
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  • Member Spotlight: Arms Trucking

    For over 40 years, Arms Trucking is a leader in the Midwest for bulk hauling.

    With a fleet of over 90 power units, family owned Arms Trucking Co. has 4 divisions serving customers in 7 states. Divisions include Arms Turf  the Exclusive Distributor for Fairmount Minerals ® Best Sand Golf Turf Products, DM Boyd, Arms Dock and Arms Bulk Road Salt.

    Member Spotlight: Arms Trucking
     
 

The GGP Internship program now in its third year continues to grow. Through this competitive program, qualifying high school juniors and seniors get the chance to work for companies who teach them employee soft skills and prepare them for the real world work place. For 2014, twenty-eight Geauga companies offered thirty-six paid summer internships.

Learn more about these programs…

Funding for our career and internship program is provided in part by The Cleveland Foundation – Lake/Geauga Fund.

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The Geauga Growth Partnership works to retain and grow jobs, contribute to business growth and strengthen the local economy. GGP Key Action Areas include:

  • Serving business needs as a trusted advisor, facilitator, and advocate
  • Sponsoring internships and other workforce and career education initiatives
  • Supporting entrepreneurs
  • Addressing key issues such as health care, shale oil and gas, and utilities
  • Assisting with commercial real estate needs

Learn more…

HomeGrown Geauga: Partnering People, Products and Produce

Saturday September 13th
The Federated Family Life Center
6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Sponsored with the support of the Geauga County Farm Bureau, HomeGrown benefits Geauga County’s High School Summer Intern and Career Education programs. With the goal of “Preparing Tomorrow’s Workforce Today”, these programs provide soft skills, and real world employment experience, to increase knowledge of employment opportunities with Geauga County employers, as well as to improve intern understanding of workplace expectations.

Event includes a host of activities as well as an exquisite buffet dinner that showcases Geauga County produce and products.

Click here for more information…

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  • Tue
    05
    Aug
    2014

    2014 Internship Recognition Program

    6 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.Huntsburg Community Center, 12406 Madison Road, Huntsburg, OH 44064

    For information contact info@geaugagrowth.com

  • Fri
    05
    Sep
    2014

    GEL/ GGP Breakfast

    7:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.KSU Geauga, 14111 Claridon Troy, Burton, OH 44021

    Presenting David Kraninger, Business Consultant for Geauga Growth Partnership

    For information contact info@geaugagrowth.com

     

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