Ohio Department of Development http://wyso.org en Ohio Officials to Cut Trade Office Ties Overseas http://wyso.org/post/ohio-officials-cut-trade-office-ties-overseas <p>COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio is ending its ties with trade offices overseas as a new semiprivate nonprofit entity prepares to take over the job creation duties of the state&#39;s Department of Development.</p><p>A spokesman for Gov. John Kasich confirmed the change Sunday.</p><p>The state says improvements in communications technology and faster travel options have decreased the need to have foreign offices.</p> Mon, 15 Aug 2011 11:13:07 +0000 Associated Press 3087 at http://wyso.org Changes In Leadership Affect Dayton Business Climate http://wyso.org/post/changes-leadership-affect-dayton-business-climate <p><span class="article-content"><span>Emily McCord speaks to Dayton Business Journal editor, Don Baker, in the week&#39;s edition of PoliticsOhio. They discuss the impact of John Kasich&#39;s election on the Dayton business community, plans for Ohio&#39;s Third Frontier Program, and Kasich&#39;s commitment to privatizing the Ohio Department of Development and what that may mean for the region.</span></span></p> Fri, 03 Dec 2010 21:13:28 +0000 Emily McCord 2900 at http://wyso.org