Growth Report 2020 Stories

Here is a sampling of stories from Growth Report 2020. We invite you to read and share these uplifting stories of growth and transformation. We’ll add more stories to this list each day!

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Metal Master: Transforms from ‘Art’ into Growing Business

Regina Maria Copy: Celebrates First Year

Macaroni Kid Y-town: Connects Community

Poland Historical Society: Plans Projects for Little Red Schoolhouse

JaneCo’s Sensible Solutions: Begins 25th Year

My Office 985: Hosts a Wide Range of Tenants

A to Z Dependable Solutions: Invests in Tech, Excavation Equipment

Shabby Chateau: Sees Strong First Year

Blue Sky Therapy: Data Drives Decisions

Bury Financial Group: Tops with SagePoint

Cornman’s Sweeperland: Fills Void Left by Sears Closing

Ohio Specific Chiropractic: Opens in Boardman

Advanced Technology Partners: Adds Staff, Buys DTI

Keystar Insurance: Takes Education Online

Rudinec & Associates: Sharpens Its Image

Diamond Roofing: Is 12th-Fastest Growing Company in Region

Macchione Agency: Reports 5% Growth

Holko Enercon: Prospers with Strong Economy

Millwood Inc.: Acquires CORE Erosion Control Services

Tri-State Tool & Hoist: Sees Uplift in Business

Youngstown Phantoms: Celebrate a Decade of Hockey

Nannicola Inc.: Bucks Indsutry Trend

2 Ticks & The Dog: Adds New Clients, Podcast

Valor Recovery Center: Adds Outpatient Detox

Community Legal Aid: Beats Vision Property

Sherman Creative: Gets New Look

Magician Eric Thompson: Brings Smiles to World

Boardman Park: Adds 27 Acres of Greenspace

ECMSI: Adds Staff, Posts 19% Growth in Revenue

Help Network of Northeast Ohio: Impacts Many Lives

Easterseals of Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana Counties: To Add Adult Respite Care

Hill International Trucks: Sets Records

Full Spectrum Community Outreach Center: More Space, Services

BSHM Architects: Widen Reach for New Decade

Pecchia Communications: Expects Strong Growth in 2020

Holly Ritchie Team: Closes $56.1M in Real Estate Sales

Youngstown Clothing Co.: Opens at Southern Park

Jet Creative: Ramps Up Video Production

Montessori School: Adds 2 Buildings

MVCAP: Helps Students Find Their Career Paths

Farmers Trust: Reports Year of Record Profits

Crowe’s Cabinets: Builds Growth With Custom Cabinets

Stambaugh Auditorium: Calculates Its Impact at $3.4M

Kelly Warren Associates: Completes More Deals

Valley Industrial Trucks: Achieves a Record Year

Mercer County Credit Union: Renovates Branch

Youngstown Symphony: Gets in Tune by Adding Concerts

Cohen & Co.: Focuses on Tax Reform, Technology

HD Davis, White Glove Payroll: Grow Together

Fyda Freightliner: Mirrors Trucking Industry Growth

LED3: Sales ‘Explode’

Oak Hill Collaborative: Launches Digital Initiative

Gem-Young: Puts Focus on Risk Management

Steward Medical Group: Invests in Robotics, Sites

Tri State Ford: New Management Drives Turnaround

Team Office Technologies: Invests in Security Operations

Holiday Inn Boardman: San Francisco 49ers Score at Hotel

Kutlick Realty: Strong Sales in 2019

Landers-Lewis, MVC: Leverage Expertise to Grow

Cerni Motors: Prepares ‘Road to 60’ Celebration

Aim Transportation Solutions: Adds Trucks, Customers

Prodigal Company: Marks 25 Years of Growth

Lencyk Masonry: Builds on Strong Foundation

Windsor House: To Build Centers in Niles, Canfield

Thompson Insurance: All 4 Subsidiaries Grow

Window World: Adds Michigan Store

Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County: Connects in New Ways

VEC Inc.: Adds Division, Works Across Nation

Birdfish Brewing Co.: Has New Brews

Dearing Compressor: Revenue Grows by 15%

Penn State Shenango: To Update Lab Building

Burgan Real Estate: Tops $100M in Home Sales

Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership: Leverages $19 Million over 10 Years

898 Marketing: Achieves Revenue Gain of 150%

Micro Doctor: Sees Sales Increase 15%

Rich Center for Autism: To Begin Renovations

Warren-Trumbull County Public Library: New Levy Boosts Revenue

Jugenheimer Industrial Supplies: Joins with Buying Groups

OhioMeansJobs: Tackles Region’s Skills Gap

Habitat for Humanity of Mahoning Valley: To Open Trumbull ReStore

Farris Marketing: Grows With ‘Important Work’

Valley Growth Ventures: Invests in 4 Companies

Brilliant Cleaning Service: Shines with New Partnerships

Even Bay: Sales Up, Offers More Services

Simon Roofing: Grows Through Innovation

United Way of Trumbull County: Serves 92,000 Residents

Numbers Brewing: $1.4 Million Investment Adds Up

HBK: Broadens Reach with Acquisitions

One Hot Cookie: Bakes Recipes for Success

Trumbull Country Club: Invests in Future Growth

YMCA: Makes an Impact Across Community

Sodexo|Roth: Reports Revenues Rise 20%

Naffah Development: Builds on Momentum

Southwoods Health: Opens New Facilities, Adds 100 Jobs

MS Consultants: Transforms Communities

Spruce Home Decor & Gift: Opens in Boardman

Youngstown Foundation: Awards $7M in Grants

Broadview Acres: Plans Canine Play Areas

RITA: Handles Income Taxes for Municipalities

Oh Wow! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology: 500,000-Plus ‘Explorers’ Visit Center

Grove City College: New Academic Leaders

Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries: Opens Store, Trains More Workers

Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley: Awards $3.6M in Grants

Joe Dickey Electric Co.: Powers High-Profile Projects

YWCA Mahoning Valley: Puts Focus on 4 Core Fields

Wheatland Steel Processing: Adds Slitter, 300-ton Press

Chappell’s House of Pictures & Frames: New Lines Frame Growth

Your Sports Network: To Stream Local Sports Programming

W3 Wealth Management: Staff Grows as W3 Gives Back

Mercy Health-Youngstown: Fills Gaps in Access to Care

More Options Realty: Moves Up in Volume

Westminster College: Begins $11.2M Science Center Project

Synergy Comp: Achieves 15% Growth in 2019

Kravitz Delicatessen: Completes 80th Year

Community Foundation of Western Pennsylvania & Eastern Ohio: Awards $11.9M in Grants

Shepherd of the Valley: To Open Community in Liberty

CurrentSAFE: Expands Its Dealership Network

Buhl Regional Health Foundation: Awards $838K

One Health Ohio: More Expansion

Luxe Dream Travels: Changes Name, Image

Direction Home: Relocates with New Name

JuggerBot 3D: To Unveil New ‘Tradesman Series’

Huntington Bank: Rolls Out New Products

iSynergy: Credits Digital For ‘Fantastic Growth’

Houck Agency: Adds 10 New Clients

The Tartan Companies: Begins 40th Year With Revenue Growth

Aqua Ohio: Allocates $8M for Investment Locally

Briarfield: Communities Among Ohio’s Top 20

Quality Switch: Charges into 2020 with Optimism

Hodge Companies: Plans Another Plant Addition

YSU Foundation: Raises Awareness Through Marketing

WRTA: To Add 6 Routes in March

Better Business Bureau: Members Value Integrity in Marketplace

Sweet Melissa’s: Savors 35% Growth in Sales

The Lake Club: Sees Growth in Corporate Events

Sweeney: Drives Forward in Centennial Year

Salem Regional Medical Center: Adds Tech and Docs

OH Donut Co.: Will Top 2020 with Weddings

Berkshire Northwood: Invests in Technology

Meridian Healthcare: Adds Office in Howland

Heritage Thermal: Will Upgrade Analytics Lab

717 Credit Union: Assets Top $1.1B, Membership Up 4%

Potential Development: Amenities, Programs Added

Valley Office Solutions: Triple-Digit Growth

Packard Museum: Marks 20 Years at Side

Basinger Auction: Relocates, Sales Up at Real Estate Firm

YSU: Basks in Building Boom, Recognitions

Cafaro Company: Updates Retail Properties

Compco: New Look, Products, Process

Penn-Northwest: Reports $244.9M in Investment

Diamond Steel: Begins 2020 with Lots of Work

Agent Insurance Services: Will Launch New Website

ASECU: Grows to 14,000 Members

Akron Children’s: Prescribes Expansion

Advantage Video: Sees 50% Sales Growth

Eastern Gateway Community College: Prepares for Campus Renovations

Real Living Brokers Realty: Ranks No. 1 in Trumbull

Lee Michael Industries: Sees Growth on Horizon

Common Wealth: Develops Business on Elm Street

Phillips|Sekanick: Revenue up in 2019

Enertech Electrical: Adds Columbus Site

Williamson College: Partners with Business

Mercy Foundation: Funds Care and Scholarships

Westside Tire: On a Roll with More Sales

Mahoning County Land Bank: Shifts to Rehab, Greening

Home Savings Bank: A Year to Remember

Canfield Fairgrounds: Invests in Youth Agriculture

GreenHeart Companies: Annual Revenue up 35%

MVMC: Promotes Careers in Manufacturing

Adolph Johnson & Son: Banner 100th Year in 2019

Pine Knoll Clock Shop: Keeps Ticking with Virtual Store

PNC: Word of the Decade Is ‘Technology’

Ohio Sports & Spine: Opens New Howland Office

Roof Rite: Grows with New Technology

Regional Chamber: Welcomes the ‘New’ Automobile Industry

Cortland Bank: Achieves Solid 2019 Performance

NECA-IBEW: Electricians Are Energized for 2020

Columbiana County Port Authority: Serves as Economic Catalyst

Farmers National Bank: Caps 2019 with Unprecedented Growth

J. Arnold Wealth Management: Sees Assets Rise to $185M

Brite Energy Innovators: Accelerates Startups, to Initiate Fundraising

Regal Promo Products: Reports Sales Up 78%

Prepped Wellness: Quadruples Business in 2019

MVEDC: Creates $2M EDGE Revolving Loan Fund

Schroedel, Scullin & Bestic: Begins 40th Year

Millennial Theatre Co.: Lays Down Roots

Youngstown Business Incubator: Works Toward Diversity, Inclusion

Brouse McDowell: Adds Attorneys

Homemaid Helpers: Updates Scheduling, Time Tracking System

Bodine Perry: Sees Strong 2020

Team NEO: Talent and Technology Driving Northeast Ohio Economy Beyond 2020

The Down Syndrome Association of the Valley: 2020 Brings Free Programming

Western Reserve Port Authority: Helps Transform Valley’s Landscape

Humtown Products: Diversifies ‘Core’ Materials

Boardman Home Inspection: Stays Up to Date