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Palo Creative Closes in On 20 Years in Business

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Increased sales and new hires in 2018 gave a boost to Palo Creative, Boardman, as it approaches its 20th year in business this November. The advertising and digital marketing agency enjoyed a more than 15% year-over-year increase in sales last year, says its founder and CEO, Rob Palowitz. To keep up with […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Increased sales and new hires in 2018 gave a boost to Palo Creative, Boardman, as it approaches its 20th year in business this November. The advertising and digital marketing agency enjoyed a more than 15% year-over-year increase in sales last year, says its founder and CEO, Rob...

Humtown Products Sees Growth in 3D Printing

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COLUMBIANA, Ohio – Humtown Products, based in Columbiana, is poised for success through conventional production methods and the use of additive manufacturing, says Mark Lamoncha, president and CEO. Humtown is a supplier to the foundry industry and manufactures traditional cold box and air set sand cores and molds. Over the last several years, it has […]

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – Humtown Products, based in Columbiana, is poised for success through conventional production methods and the use of additive manufacturing, says Mark Lamoncha, president and CEO. Humtown is a supplier to the foundry industry and manufactures traditional cold box and air set sand cores and molds. Over the...

With Merger, Berkshire Northwood Is No. 1

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In August 2018, Everest Holding Co., parent of Northwood Realty Services, acquired Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty. Merging these companies, which now operate as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwood Realty Services in Ohio, created the region’s top residential real estate brokerage in terms of sales volume. The combined company, headquartered in Pittsburgh, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In August 2018, Everest Holding Co., parent of Northwood Realty Services, acquired Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty. Merging these companies, which now operate as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwood Realty Services in Ohio, created the region’s top residential real estate brokerage in terms of sales volume. The...

Akron Children’s Celebrates Milestone

BOARDMAN, Ohio – This past year marked a significant milestone for Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley: the 10-year anniversary of the Beeghly campus opening in Boardman. While Akron Children’s commitment to the region extends well beyond this past decade, the campus is an example of Akron Children’s seeing a need within the community and meeting […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – This past year marked a significant milestone for Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley: the 10-year anniversary of the Beeghly campus opening in Boardman. While Akron Children’s commitment to the region extends well beyond this past decade, the campus is an example of Akron Children’s seeing a need...

New Hires, Services Drive Sales Increase for Regal

NILES, Ohio – In 2018, Regal Promotional Products enjoyed a 78% increase in sales volume over the year before. Company President Jean Corliss chalks it up to hiring two additional sales staff and making new technology more available to customers. “When a potential customer visits Regal’s website, not only can they search for a product […]

NILES, Ohio – In 2018, Regal Promotional Products enjoyed a 78% increase in sales volume over the year before. Company President Jean Corliss chalks it up to hiring two additional sales staff and making new technology more available to customers. “When a potential customer visits Regal’s website, not only can...

Salem Regional Medical Invests in Cancer Care

SALEM, Ohio — Investments in cancer care are atop the list of achievements for Salem Regional Medical Center in 2018, says director of public relations, Michele Hoffmeister. The independent, not-for-profit hospital collaborated with University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center to bring the system’s world-class medical and radiation oncology services. And in June, the Seidman Center radiation […]

SALEM, Ohio -- Investments in cancer care are atop the list of achievements for Salem Regional Medical Center in 2018, says director of public relations, Michele Hoffmeister. The independent, not-for-profit hospital collaborated with University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center to bring the system’s world-class medical and radiation oncology services. And in...

Overdose Deaths Drop in Trumbull County

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WARREN, Ohio – For the first time in six years, Trumbull County saw a decline in 2018 in the number of unintentional overdose deaths. The Trumbull County Coroner’s office reports that as of Dec. 31, there were 65 confirmed overdose deaths last year with 11 deaths pending toxicology screens. In 2017, there were a record […]

WARREN, Ohio – For the first time in six years, Trumbull County saw a decline in 2018 in the number of unintentional overdose deaths. The Trumbull County Coroner’s office reports that as of Dec. 31, there were 65 confirmed overdose deaths last year with 11 deaths pending toxicology screens. In...

Compco’s Success Builds on Family Values

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COLUMBIANA, Ohio – After a very busy 2017, when Compco Industries added Compco Quaker Manufacturing and Firestone Laser & Manufacturing, both in Salem, to its portfolio of companies, 2018 began with another merger. Last January, Columbiana-based Compco, took an ownership stake in Integrated Fab in Youngstown. “With Integrated Fab, we have five facilities in the […]

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – After a very busy 2017, when Compco Industries added Compco Quaker Manufacturing and Firestone Laser & Manufacturing, both in Salem, to its portfolio of companies, 2018 began with another merger. Last January, Columbiana-based Compco, took an ownership stake in Integrated Fab in Youngstown. “With Integrated Fab, we...

Home Savings Expands Treasury Management

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By Gary Small, president and CEO YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Investments made in the team and expansion of product offerings in 2017 paved a clear path for success at Home Savings Bank in 2018. The year reflected the favorable economic and business environment experienced in each of the markets served. Home Savings experienced excellent loan and […]

By Gary Small, president and CEO YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Investments made in the team and expansion of product offerings in 2017 paved a clear path for success at Home Savings Bank in 2018. The year reflected the favorable economic and business environment experienced in each of the markets served. Home...

Adolph Johnson & Son Begins 100th Year

By Paul Johnson, president This is the 100th year for Adolph Johnson & Son Co., which was founded in 1919 as the Johnson-Carlson Co., a builder of fine homes. Three generations later, Adolph Johnson & Son still serves the region’s construction needs as a commercial, industrial and institutional general contractor and design/builder, staying true to […]

By Paul Johnson, president This is the 100th year for Adolph Johnson & Son Co., which was founded in 1919 as the Johnson-Carlson Co., a builder of fine homes. Three generations later, Adolph Johnson & Son still serves the region’s construction needs as a commercial, industrial and institutional general contractor...