Team NEO is a private sector-led regional economic development organization. It was created in 2003 by the FirstEnergy Corporation, the Greater Akron Chamber, the Stark Development Board, the Lorain County Chamber of Commerce, the Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber and the Greater Cleveland Partnership.
Team NEO’s value proposition:
- Market as a region
- Accelerate industry clusters
- Serve as a user-friendly central point
- Help companies stay in NEO
- Champion creative new approaches that leverage regional strength while keeping local pride
Its focus is to engage in "smart regionalism" and to increase Northeast Ohio’s power as a region while maintaining the strengths of our diverse local communities.