Making sense of the alphabet soup

mark scharboneauThe Toledo Blade announced today that Toledo’s deputy mayor, Dean Monske, is leaving that post to take over as president of the Regional Growth Partnership (RGP). RGP is a private-sector funded economic development company focused on growing opportunities for companies in the Northwest Ohio region.

Being new to MAGNET (I joined the staff as of the first of the year), I’ve learned in a very short time that there is a veritable alphabet soup of organizations, like the RGP, MAGNET and others that exist to help manufacturers.

Before joining MAGNET I spent 22 years in positions at various manufacturers.  I suspect that, just like me only a couple of months ago, most people in manufacturing are too busy getting parts out the door to even be aware of, let alone make time to investigate all of the resources that are available.

MAGNET exists to help manufacturers in Northern Ohio improve, grow and transform their business.  Let us know what’s holding you back and we’ll help you identify the right resource, whether that’s MAGNET or one of our partner organizations. If we don’t have the answer, we’ll introduce you to someone who does.

Comment below or e-mail me. We’re always interested in creative ideas that drive manufacturing success in our region. Let us sort out the alphabet soup for you!

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