• 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

    GGP Focus Areas
  • Thank You To Our GGP Annual Sponsor

    University Hospital Geauga Medical Center

    Thank You To Our GGP Annual Sponsor
  • 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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Learn more about how to give to GGP here.   Access Youth WF Donation Card  here.

Hiring and retaining good workers is one of the most important issues facing Geauga County employers. Geauga Growth Partnership is dedicated to workforce preparation by providing educational opportunities for youth and adults.

GGP’s Youth Workforce Education is designed for preparing tomorrow’s workforce today through progressive training in soft skills and workforce readiness for teenagers. See Career Readiness,  Internship Program and “Ignite Your Career” links for more information. Select Youth WF Donation Card to make a donation to support these programs. See Youth Program Overview 2019 for more details about the program. 

Various Programs and events are offered by GGP to meet training needs as expressed by members. See current and relevant topics in Upcoming Events.

Professional Development training programs are offered as a means for businesses to build their workforce from the inside up. See LEAD Spring 2019 Order Form.

Workforce Continuing Education – Working in collaboration with KSU Geauga, GGP members are offered discounted fees for training in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint, Quickbooks and other software. 

Our Youth Programs: Learn about the  Career Awareness, Career Readiness and our Summer High School Internship are funded by proceeds from   homegrown-button

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

Announcing GGP Savings Programs
Learn more about savings resources for LED Lighting, Workers Compensation, and Energy available here at 2018 Grow Your Bottom Line flyer.

Learn about GGP & Growth Capital SBA Community Advantage Loans

For membership information download an application form here.

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Geauga Growth Partnership annually hosts the HomeGrown Geauga fundraising event to support GGP’s Youth Workforce Development programs, which are designed to “Prepare Tomorrow’s Workforce Today.”

Support the 7th Annual HomeGrown Geauga by joining us on August 3, 2019 “Under the Dome” at ASM International, 9639 Kinsman Road, Materials Park Ohio 44073. View event and ticket information here

Geauga Growth offers Sponsorship Opportunities throughout the year. See how your company can benefit from these partnerships at 2019 Sponsor Packet w Form

Please visit and friend our Facebook Page , and follow us on TWITTER to learn about new upcoming events! 


  • Tue

    Time Management for the Real World

    8:30 – 11:30 a.m.Newbury Business Park, Newbury OH

    Register here

    Presented by Lisa Crilley Mallis, Impactive Strategies 

  • Thu

    GGP Networking Event

    5:00 – 7:00pm Sharon James Cellars, Kinsman Rd, Newbury

    Register here

    Members & colleagues welcome. 

  • Fri

    GEL/GGP Entrepreneur Success Bkfst – Ronyak Paving

    8:00 – 9:00 a.m.Kent State University at Geauga

  • Thu

    Increasing Human Effectiveness

    8:30 – 4:00 p.m.ASM International, Materials Park (Russell Twp), OH

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