Economic Gateway http://www.growpiquanow.org Grow Piqua Now News RSS Feed Sun, 21 Apr 2019 15:29:45 -0700 en-us STEMM event encourages young women http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20237 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 PIQUA — Nearly 300 students ranging from sixth to 12th grade engaged in a day of learning and fun at Edison State Community College on Dec. 7, for the 13th annual Women In STEMM Expo. The daylon... Edison praised for student success http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20236 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 High marks also given for student satisfaction PIQUA — Edison State receives high marks for both student success and student satisfaction in National Benchmark Study Edison State Community... Kettering Health breaks ground in Piqua http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20235 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 PIQUA — The Kettering Health Network broke ground on what will soon become their $30 million medical facility in Piqua, emphasizing their Christian faith-based approach to their services during ... Upper Valley expands therapy facility in Piqua http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20234 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 10 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Patients who come for outpatient therapy at the Upper Valley Medical Center satellite facility in Piqua encounter expanded space, equipment and privacy in a newly renovated rehabilitation services sui... Piqua to welcome new subdivision, independent living cottages http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20233 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 09 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The city of Piqua will soon have many new places to call home. Two projects, a new upper-end housing division near County Road 25A and an expansion of a local assisted living community, will add be... Meet the Piqua city commission http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20232 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Tue, 08 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The Piqua city commission has five elected members that are responsible for hiring a city manager, policymaking and strategic planning, among other priorities. Continue to full article ... Former city planner hired to lead economic development in Piqua http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20362 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Tue, 08 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Chris Schmiesing has been hired as the city of Piqua's new community and economic development director. An official with nearly 30 years of experience in city government has been hired as Piq... New and old small businesses alike share a home in downtown Piqua http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20231 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 07 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Piqua's downtown corridor thrives on small business, both new and old. The city began its Mainstreet Piqua program 25 years ago, part of the Ohio Main Street Program, which Piqua City Planner a... A Taste of Leadership: Why Food and Flavoring Companies Can’t Resist Ohio http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20230 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 04 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Ohio’s concentration of food companies, R&D resources and markets have been giving companies a competitive edge for generations. Food is a social unifier and an important part of our dail... Ohio is driving innovation in the aviation and aerospace industry http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20229 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 03 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The U.S. aviation and aerospace industry is fairly robust these days, with demand driving growth in both the civil and military sides. New hybrid electric propulsion and full electric concepts are ene... London Stock Exchange launches U.S. division of ELITE – a global business support program – in Ohio http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20228 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 02 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The London Stock Exchange Group, attracted by Ohio’s ease of doing business, strong economy, and high concentration of vibrant small and medium-sized businesses, has initiated a groundbreak... MVCA Outreach Trip: Michigan & Ohio Rivalries Disappear When Discussing Innovative Ideas to Grow Our Region’s Economy http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20227 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Tue, 01 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 The Ohio venture capital community has seen continued growth since our last extended visit, so MVCA was eager to get back to connect with our members and out-of-state partners!  Between meet... 4 Tips for Managing Startup Taxes from Day One http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=20226 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 31 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Any high-tech entrepreneur who plans to postpone thinking about taxes until their startup is profitable needs to think again. Taxes are part of doing business from day one, whether the company coll... New Tech Makes Life Easier for Piqua Small Business Owners http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19957 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 New technology is making it easier than ever for entrepreneurs and small business owners to manage their finances. We recommend working with the SBDC to create an initial budget, financial projects, a... Piqua Solar Field Provides Low Cost, Low Emissions Energy http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19822 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The City of Piqua is planning for the future and incorporating alternative energy sources into its long-range planning. This low-cost energy is good for the City’s bottom line and for the enviro... Economic Developers Are a Great Resource for Piqua Businesses http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19821 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Setting up a business is a challenge. Just managing the paperwork, accounting and regulations alone can be daunting to an entrepreneur. Not to mention the essential capital requirements every business... Edison continues to see enrollment increase http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19610 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 PIQUA — For the past three years, Edison State Community College has met or exceeded its increased enrollment goals, tracking over four thousand students annually. This fall is no exception as t... PHS welcomes new teacher http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19609 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 PIQUA — Every year the Piqua High School welcomes new teachers to their staff. This year we welcome Jami Mullen. Mullen previously worked for three years at Cambridge High School in Cambridge. M... Meet the Candidates forum set at YWCA http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19608 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 PIQUA — A community education forum featuring state and local issues and candidates in the November election affecting Piqua area residents will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 7:30-8:45 p.m... City may see more wayfinding signage http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19607 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 07 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 PIQUA — The city is seeking to continue its wayfinding signage project, as the Piqua City Commission will be considering awarding a contract for the second phase of the project during their meet... Call for Governor’s Cup Submissions http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19606 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Tue, 06 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 It is time again to start thinking about the Governor’s Cup, awarded by Site Selection magazine every spring. Ohio continues to be a leading destination for new business investmen... Ohio home and auto insurance rates well below national average http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19604 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Ohio Department of Insurance Director Jillian Froment announced that the average rate changes in 2017 for the top 10 homeowners and private passenger auto insurance groups in Ohio increased 1.5 percen... London Stock Exchange launches U.S. division of ELITE – a global business support program – in Ohio http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19603 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Sun, 04 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The London Stock Exchange Group, attracted by Ohio’s ease of doing business, strong economy, and high concentration of vibrant small and medium-sized businesses, has initiated a groundbreak... Job Opportunities http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19602 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Click on the links below to apply for any of the City of Piqua positions listed. A resume may be included with the application but may not be substituted for it. You may also pick up an employment ... Edison State forms partnership abroad http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=19600 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 01 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — Edison State Community College President Dr. Doreen Larson and board of trustees chairman Tom Milligan recently traveled to Barranquilla, Colombia, in South America to visit the Reformed...