Locate. Stay. Grow.

The Portage Development Portage Board (PDB) partners with businesses and individuals who choose Portage County to locate, build and grow their enterprises. Let us help you with information on financing, tax incentives, real estate and property, and anything you want to know about the benefits of doing business in Portage County.

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Locate. Stay. Grow.

The Portage Development Portage Board (PDB) partners with businesses and individuals who choose Portage County to locate, build and grow their enterprises. Let us help you with information on financing, tax incentives, real estate and property, and anything you want to know about the benefits of doing business in Portage County.

Find out more

Locate. Stay. Grow.

The Portage Development Board (PDB) partners with businesses and individuals who choose Portage County to locate, build and grow their enterprises. Let us help you with information on financing, tax incentives, real estate and property, and anything you want to know about the benefits of doing business in Portage County.

Find out more

The Portage Advantage

Portage Development Board connects you to resources to:

  • Start a business, expand your markets, use your human and capital resources more effectively
  • Find capital to purchase sites and buildings; build buildings; buy and upgrade machinery and equipment, and even find working capital
  • Find the right site/building and work with local municipalities, the county and local utilities to improve a site
  • Find and train workers

LATEST NEWS

Sirna and Sons / STV Investments

Together, Sirna & Sons and STV Investments are expanding their facility on State Route 88 in the City of Ravenna. STV Investments is planning to construct a 54,000 square foot expansion to their existing facility in the City of Ravenna. The expansion will consist...

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Masters Precision Machining

Ken Rice approached the Portage Development Board in April 2015 with a plan to acquire and save a machine shop located in the City of Tallmadge.  He needed assistance to put together the financing to complete the project.  PDB connected Ken to Cascade Capital...

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Portage County Business Roundtable

    Join us in welcoming University Hospitals Portage Medical Center new Chief Operating Officer, William Benoit. Mr. Benoit will discuss the current and future happenings of UH Portage Medical Center, as well as the resources available to the community. William Benoit, MBA, MOT, FACHE became the Chief ...

    February 23, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
  • Locate. Stay. Grow. 2017!

    Join us for an awards ceremony that celebrates PDB projects, our investors, and resource partners that have all helped make the Portage Development Board a success in 2016! Heavy hors d’oeuvres and two complimentary drink tickets provided. Sponsorship opportunities available! Check back later ...

    October 12, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm