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January

Protecting the Great Lakes: An urgent priority

GCP Advocacy Senior Vice President Carol Caruso discusses the danger posed by Asian carp, a large and invasive species, to the Great Lakes, in general, and Lake Erie in particular, in our new "GCP Insight" video.

In an interview with Steve Luttner, vice president, Lesic and Camper Communications, she points out the urgent need to address the problem, which threatens both fishing and recreation industries. Click here to watch.

Marketing Cleveland goes global

Hemispheres magazine, the monthly business, travel and lifestyle publication of United Airlines that reaches an estimated 11.6 million passengers each month, will feature Dossier Cleveland, a 56-page supplement designed to enlighten readers about the many reasons to live, work and invest in Greater Cleveland in its February issue.

GCP members are invited to join us at a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, January 30, at the Global Center for Health Innovation to celebrate the most extensive, positive feature ever written about our community.

Click here to RSVP.

Joe Roman on WKYC-TV: Why support the sin tax

GCP President Joe Roman discusses the benefits of renewing the “sin tax” to pay for maintenance of Cleveland’s publicly owned professional sports facilities in an interview with WKYC-TV reporter Tom Beres.

He emphasized the importance of supporting the investments that our community has already made. Click to watch.

How to sustain business growth during tough economic times

Learn how pacesetting middle-market companies have bucked negative economic and market trends, either through steady, incremental expansion, or through a breakout event, to trigger growth.

A new report by the National Center for the Middle Market (NCMM), GCP's Middle-Market Initiative strategic partner, explores how a company's performance in executing eight well-established dimensions of management creates sustained growth.

Joe Roman on WTAM

GCP President and CEO Joe Roman recently appeared on WTAM's "Wills & Snyder" program where he discussed the importance of extending the “sin tax” to maintain Cleveland's three professional sports facilities.

Other topics included the 56-page special marketing section on Cleveland and Northeast Ohio to be featured in United’s Hemispheres magazine February issue. Click to listen.