Event Partners

Networking Event Sponsor


Duke Energy‘s business recruitment team helps end users, site consultants and real estate firm identify sites and buildings during the site selection process within our six-state service territory. Services include electric rate calculations, including incentives, site visit coordination and hosting, site vetting for targeted industries, early preview of sites for large energy users, and early-stage project development and coordination. Click here for to learn more.

Wine Sponsor


The Regional Growth Partnership is the lead economic development group serving the Toledo region and 17 counties of Northwest Ohio. As a 100 percent privately-led organization, the RGP focuses on meeting the site selection needs of corporate clients in a confidential, innovative and time-sensitive manner. Serving as a true regional and private group, the RGP is not bound by political jurisdictions, allowing us to act in the best interest of businesses each and every time.

Industry Partners


For 50 years, Business Facilities has established itself as the leading full-service media brand specializing in the site selection marketplace. Through a bi-monthly magazine, email newsletters, website, and its LiveXchange event, Business Facilities has created a dynamic community for C-level executives and economic development organizations. Each of the brand’s channels educates corporate executives on issues related to choosing the best location for their growing companies, giving Business Facilities tremendous reach into the site selection marketplace. Visit BusinessFacilities.com for more.


Since 1988 Facility Executive has established itself as a leading full-service media brand specializing in the facility management profession. Through our monthly magazine, e-mail newsletters and websiteFacility Executive has created a dynamic community for facility management professionals. Each of our brands educates facility professionals on the demands faced by facility managers and other professionals involved with commercial real estate management, design, and planning.


The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to helping economic developers do their job more effectively and raising the profile of the profession. When we succeed, our members create more high-quality jobs, develop more vibrant communities, and generally improve the quality of life in their regions.