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The Greater Akron Chamber and Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce invite you to attend this year’s Economic Outlook 2020 for discussion about the more

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Mike Smith is looking for ways to help build his year-old trucking and logistics company, Smooth Transporters. The 37-year-old Kent businessman was among more

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Economic Outlook 2020
Kent State University Stark Conference Center
KNOW & YPN Holiday Mixer
R. Shea Brewery
Morning Buzz - December
Hilton Garden Inn

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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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