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Chamber News

Greater Akron—On Friday, July 12, 2019, join us to hear Abraham Nabors, Owner and Director of Education & Standards at Mustard Seed Market & Café, present “An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure: Key Learnings on How to Live a Preventative Lifestyle.”

Area Business News

From the Akron Beacon Journal: Work on a $30 million redevelopment of the 11-story Law Building in downtown Akron could begin as early as next month, more

Chamber Events

Morning Buzz - August
Hilton Garden Inn
KNOW Empowering Women Luncheon - August
Hilton Akron/Fairlawn
Greater Akron Inclusion Summit
Quaker Station

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Economic Development

The Greater Akron's economic and business climate is ideal for growing businesses. This is the home of more than 21,000 businesses, including more than 150 Fortune 500 companies that have operations in the region.

The region boasts some of the world's leading liquid crystal and polymer research. Over 16,000 polymer industry employees live here, and Greater Akron is the nation's leading manufacturer of plastic processing equipment. Plus, Akron hospitals rank among the 50 best in U.S.

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