With more than 10,000 members, the Greater Cleveland Partnership is one of the largest metropolitan chambers of commerce in the country. Learn about our work to advance economic development and improve the business climate in our city, region and state.
The GCP offers a diverse range of services, expertise and connections to help our region's companies grow, expand and thrive.
Be in the know about GCP priorities, economic development issues impacting the business community, as well as good news about the Cleveland Plus region.
We’re pleased to highlight some of our region’s leading companies and organizations who are GCP members.
We’re committed to providing our members with resources and connections they need to advance their company goals and foster business growth.
Learn more about our upcoming events that will connect you with key influencers from the business community, the media, leading nonprofit organizations and the public sector.
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Today’s business leaders push the status quo by reevaluating their business model—even a successful one—by continuously striving to challenge internal assumptions and cognitive biases.
They strive to encourage a culture of innovation that prevents stagnation and increases adaptability to market disruptions.
Greater Cleveland Partnership Middle-Market Investors are invited to hear thought leaders (photo left to right): Peter Grimm and Beau Oliver of Cipher Systems discuss how companies and organizations can incorporate out-of-the-box thinking to better understand their markets, identify opportunities, and drive innovation. Learn more.
Please join us for the next meeting of the Commission on Economic Inclusion's Procurement Professionals Group on Tuesday, March 7 from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the offices of JumpStart, Inc., 6701 Carnegie Avenue.
Our speaker will be Tiffany Randle, manager of supplier diversity at Eaton, whose presentation will focus on “Everyone on Board: Communicating Supplier Diversity throughout your Organization.” Click for details.
The Greater Cleveland Partnership’s Business Development Team, in collaboration with OHTec and the Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education (NOCHE), will host "Linking IT Talent to Opportunity" on Wednesday April 26, 2017 from noon to 3:30 p.m. at the Brecksville Community Center.
This career and professional development event allows leading Northeast Ohio companies to connect with current IT students, recent IT graduates and IT professionals to discuss career paths, internships, and job opportunities. Learn more.
Please mark your calendar for the 2017 Greater Cleveland Middle-Market Forum, presented by the Greater Cleveland Partnership, on Thursday, May 11 at Corporate College East. Our program will offer insightful, dynamic and informative presentations on hot topics that are impacting middle-market companies like yours.
We're pleased to announce that our keynote speaker will be Chieh Huang, co-founder and chief executive officer of Boxed, an e-commerce business that is disrupting the wholesale shopping club experience by enabling you to shop for bulk-sized items online or via mobile app and have them delivered directly to your door.
Founded in 2013, Boxed is a middle-market company on a significant growth trajectory. It was recently named by Forbes magazine as one of the next “billion-dollar startups.” Learn more.
Please mark your calendar and plan to join more than 1,100 business and community leaders at the Greater Cleveland Partnership Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 7 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Hilton Cleveland Downtown.
The program will feature an update on our priorities, a preview of the projects and initiatives that we will embark upon as a part of our new strategic plan, and more.
Get ready to think green!
Mark your calendar and save the date for the Greater Cleveland Partnership Member Golf Outing on Monday, July 24.
We’re planning a full day from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. that will include lunch, lots of golf and dinner at Kirtland Country Club in Willoughby.
Please mark your calendar for our third-quarter Middle-Market Forum. Topics and speakers TBA.
The 54th annual Public Officials Reception, presented by the Greater Cleveland Partnership, brings together the region’s federal, state, and local elected officials with business and community leaders.