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Chamber News

The Greater Akron Chamber invites you to Economic Outlook 2018 on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Join us to hear Dr. J.D. Foster, Senior Vice more

Area Business News

Dozens of area leaders spent Sunday and Monday taking a closer look at efforts to redevelop communities close to home. More than 45 participants in the more

Chamber Events

KNOW New Member Meet & Greet
Hilton Garden Inn
Candidates & Elected Officials Reception
The Game Grill + Bar
Impact Ohio Akron Regional Conference
Quaker Station at The University of Akron

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Economic Development

The Greater Akron's economic and business climate is ideal for growing businesses. This is the home of more than 21,000 businesses, including more than 150 Fortune 500 companies that have operations in the region.

The region boasts some of the world's leading liquid crystal and polymer research. Over 16,000 polymer industry employees live here, and Greater Akron is the nation's leading manufacturer of plastic processing equipment. Plus, Akron hospitals rank among the 50 best in U.S.

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