PRESS RELEASES

AACED Hires New Program Coordinator

on December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015

Emerald Campbell-Stackhouse graduated from the Ohio State University College of Human Ecology with a degree in Nutrition and Community Health and a minor of Exercise Science. A main concentration of her study included community improvement through healthy lifestyle and implementing change. Her working history provides her with a long experience handling the business clientele visiting and commuting to Columbus/Dublin, Ohio, as a VIP concierge for Marriott. Recently relocating back to her home community of Ashland she resides in a historical home on Sandusky Street.

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AACED Hires New Program Coordinator

FirstEnergy Foundation Awards Community Improvement Corporation of Ashland, Ohio Grant for Economic Development

on December 23, 2015
December 23, 2015

FirstEnergy Foundation partners with the Community Improvement Corporation of Ashland, Ohio because the CIC’s projects and initiatives align with FirstEnergy Foundation’s focus on promoting local and regional economic development. In the picture provided, Dan DeVille Area Manager for FirstEnergy Service Company presents Keith Boales, President and Hal Sheaffer, Treasurer a $1,500 check to support 2015 economic development initiatives in Ashland County.

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FirstEnergy Foundation Awards Community Improvement Corporation of Ashland, Ohio Grant for Economic Development

Hal Sheaffer Receives Runner Up 2015 OEDA Annual Excellence Award

on November 5, 2015
November 5, 2015

COLUMBUS, OH, OCTOBER 23, 2015:  The Ohio Economic Development Association (OEDA) presented its annual Excellence Awards at its 2015 Annual Summit, held October 20-23 at the Columbus Marriott Northwest. The OEDA’s annual excellence awards program recognizes the achievements of individuals and organizations throughout Ohio in the areas of economic and workforce development.

Hal Sheaffer was nominated for the Excellence in Volunteerism Award by the Ashland Area Council for Economic Development (AACED) for his work for the Community Improvement Corporation of Ashland, Ohio. This award recognizes exceptional volunteer individuals who have assisted in successful economic development efforts in Ohio.

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Hal Sheaffer Receives Runner Up 2015 OEDA Annual Excellence Award

MOHICAN-LOUDONVILLE RECEIVES STATEWIDE MARKETING AWARD

on September 29, 2015
September 29, 2015

Gahanna, OHIO-The Ohio Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus (OACVB) held its 18th Annual Awards of Excellence Luncheon in Gahanna, Ohio on Thursday, September 17, 2015. This is where the Mohican-Loudonville Convention and Visitors Bureau was awarded First Place for the 2015 Mohican-Loudonville Visitors Guide. 

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MOHICAN-LOUDONVILLE RECEIVES STATEWIDE MARKETING AWARD

FirstEnergy Foundation Awards AACED $5,000 Grant

on September 25, 2015
September 25, 2015

During our Semi-Annual Investor Meeting Wednesday, September 23, 2015, Dan DeVille presented a $5,000 grant from the FirstEnergy Foundation to Ashland Area Council for Economic Development to support initiatives for economic development in Ashland County. AACED’s initiatives align with FirstEnergy Foundation’s focus on organizations within their service area that supports their priorities to help improve the vitality of our communities, promote local and regional economic development, advance an educated workforce by supporting STEM initiatives, and support FirstEnergy employees’ community leadership and volunteer interests.

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FirstEnergy Foundation Awards AACED $5,000 Grant

What to Expect from a Know Ashland, Grow Ashland Business Visit

on June 29, 2015
June 29, 2015

The week of July 13th to the 17th is quickly approaching. We have several time slots still available for a Know Ashland, Grow Ashland Business Visit. For those of you that have already scheduled your visit or if you haven’t yet because you don’t know what to expect this article will lay out our goals and what you can expect from these visits.

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What to Expect from a Know Ashland, Grow Ashland Business Visit

Employer Benefits to Know Ashland, Grow Ashland

on June 16, 2015
June 16, 2015

Ashland County Businesses:
Ashland Area Council for Economic Development is conducting Business Walks with local businesses of all industries from Monday, July 13th to Friday, July 17th.

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Employer Benefits to Know Ashland, Grow Ashland