Portage County Progress

Here’s the latest in Portage County economic development.

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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Kent PaverBrick, LLC

The Kent PaverBrick project started in January 2015 after a referral from JobsOhio.  A group of investors from Springfield, Illinois were looking for a site that was close to sand and gravel quarries. Their consultant determined that northern Portage County contain...

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The Portage Development Board started working with Metaullics, a Division of Pyrotek, in August 2013 after a referral from JobsOhio.  The company was seeking a site for what would become a 177,000 square foot state of the art manufacturing facility. The Portage...

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