Economic Development

Welcome to the City of North Olmsted’s Division of Economic Development. Our mission is to significantly enhance the quality of life for city residents by advancing job retention and creation and capital investment within the existing industry base as well as through attraction of new businesses. Our goal is to serve the business community by providing creative, custom services that they may need to successfully grow or locate their operations in the City of North Olmsted. We are here to help your business succeed.

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Key initiatives of the Economic Development Division include the following:

  • Business retention, expansion and attraction
  • Development of underutilized or vacant properties
  • Managing business incentives resources
  • Infrastructure improvements
  • Entrepreneurial support


Business Retention and Expansion Assistance

Helping Existing Businesses in North Olmsted Thrive

Existing businesses typically represent the biggest opportunities for economic and fiscal growth in a community. Therefore, supporting existing businesses is a key component of the city’s economic development strategy. Our approach is to understand the needs of local businesses and connect them with community resources to assist with issues like:

  • Identifying new employees
  • Employee training
  • Funding for business expansion
  • Utilities and land use (zoning)
  • Site selection – finding land and buildings
  • Market research and analysis
  • Business coaching

Economic Development Manager Greg Myers is here to serve your business assistance needs; he is committed to working for you to identify and obtain the resources you want and need to strengthen your business. The City’s goal is to form long-term relationship with local businesses to provide the support they desire to meet their changing business needs and realize on-going success.

Let us help you now by scheduling a one-on-one visit with our Economic Development Manager. At that meeting, we can discuss your industry, operations, concerns, needs as well as your plans for the future. We will then connect you with the appropriate community resources and individuals that can best help with your company’s specific needs.

Our business resource partners include, but are not limited to (in no particular order): Team NEO, Greater Cleveland Partnership, Cuyahoga County Department of Development, JobsOhio, and also banks, colleges, universities, schools and other businesses.

Schedule a Visit Now!

Greg Myers, Economic Development Manager
Ph: (216) 407-7025


Information & Data

North Olmsted City Business Patterns Data
North Olmsted Regional Business Patterns Data
North Olmsteds Largest Employers
Retail Industry Overview