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.

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.

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.

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

PDB offices closed due to pending weather

As a result of the closure of County offices due to the extreme cold, and per PDB Code of Regulations, the Portage Development Board will be closed on Wednesday, January 30th and Thursday, January 31st.

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The PDB Team is Growing!

Join us in welcoming Julie to the Portage Development Board team! Julie joined the Portage Development Board as the Clerical Specialist in January, 2019. Prior to joining PDB, Julie worked as an Administrative Secretary for the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent...

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • VIP Reception with Riki Ellison

    Please join us for an exclusive VIP Reception presented by the Portage Development Board and the Eastern Ohio Military Affairs Commission from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5, at the NEW Center, featuring Riki Ellison, founder and chairman of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance, a non-profit organ...

    March 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Locate. Stay. Grow. 2019!

    Save the date for our third annual recognition event that celebrates PDB projects, our investors, and resource partners that have all helped make the Portage Development Board a success in 2018!

    May 9 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm