Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted join leaders of the Cincinnati Innovation District and JobsOhio as they announce an expansion within the district that will focus on supporting minority-owned businesses in Ohio.
Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, JobsOhio, the University of Cincinnati, and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center announced the creation of the Cincinnati Innovation District in March 2020. The district aims to generate 20,000 new jobs and $3 billion in annual economic impact for Ohio over the next 10 years.
Governor Mike DeWine
Lt. Governor Jon Husted
JobsOhio President & CEO J.P. Nauseef
Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley
REDI Cincinnati President and Chief Executive Officer Kimm Lauterbach
University of Cincinnati President Neville G. Pinto
University of Cincinnati Chief Innovation Officer David J. Adams
Lightship Foundation Founder Candice Matthews Brackeen