Business Development Resources
State of Ohio
JobsOhio is a private, nonprofit corporation created to lead Ohio’s job-creation efforts by singularly focusing on attracting and retaining jobs, with an emphasis on strategic industry sectors. Using a private-sector approach, JobsOhio speaks the language of business, enabling Ohio to be more nimble, flexible and competitive in its economic development efforts.
Ohio Department of Development
Governor's Office of Appalachia
Ohio Electronic Business Gateway
State of Ohio – Agencies, Commissions and Boards
Ohio Shale Coalition
A broad-based, statewide partnership for affordable energy and jobs with membership that includes local chambers of commerce, businesses and development organizations.
Ohio Chamber of Commerce
Ohio – Local Chamber of Commerce Directory
Ohio Oil and Gas Association
American Petroleum Institute (API)
Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program (OOGEEP)
An Analysis of the Economic Potential for Shale Formations in Ohio
A study prepared by researchers from Cleveland State University, Ohio State University and Marietta College and commissioned by the Ohio Shale Coalition. The study, released in Feb 2012, predicts the economic impact of Utica and Marcellus Shale oil and gas drilling in Ohio.