In America, a new industrial revolution is beginning – and it’s standing everything you thought you knew about manufacturing on its head. The revolution is taking place all over, but not every region is equally aware of it, equally ready to reap its rewards or equally committed to making this revolution all it can be. Among the handful that are, one region stands out: a slice of northwestern Ohio that is centered around Toledo.
The Toledo Region is taking its place at the forefront of this new manufacturing economy because it has manufacturing in its bones. Think of this region as possessing the very best of the manufacturing mindset. It’s ingrained in the business community, upheld by the universities and proudly embraced by the region’s people in general. Talent? Here. Capital? Here. Networks? Here. Universities powering business growth at its core with relevant education, imaginative programs and farsighted partnerships? You’ll find them here, too. Major employers who call the Toledo Region home include:
Considering all of the resources that the Toledo Region has to offer, you might envision a landscape of limitless commerce parks and relentless pavement. Nothing could be further from the truth. The very same confluence of river and lake that made the region a transportation and logistics hub in the very beginning also makes it a scenic and recreational jewel today. With mile upon mile of shorelines, islands and riverbanks shaping the terrain almost wherever you turn, the Toledo Region abounds in striking geographies and abundant nature.
Generations of the region’s residents and their neighbors recognized this area’s rare combination of opportunity and beauty and made the commitment to strike deep, lasting roots here. The cultural and social investments they made, and the distinctive neighborhoods and communities they created, remain to welcome new generations today.
Building on its rich diversity of people, as well as its superb natural assets, the Toledo Region offers an array of destination-class leisure, cultural and sports activities to residents and visitors alike. Whether your idea of the perfect day is taking in the Masters at a world-class art museum, or a pierogi at an ethnic festival… hearing the crack of the bat, or the slap of a puck… or simply enjoying the sun on your face, or the snow under your boots, you’ll find it here.
From business opportunities to housing to cultural attractions to accessibility to amenities, the Toledo Region offers a quality of life that’s no longer within easy reach elsewhere. Here, good ideas can reach global proportions, and life can be good every step of the way.