Summit County is home to nearly 20,000 businesses, including nearly 150 foreign-owned companies. Our key industry sectors drive our business growth while our sector diversity keeps us strong. From polymers and advanced materials to technology and professional services, our array of key industries provides economic stability and an opportunity for market growth. Summit County has a proud history in manufacturing and our three major hospital systems are the foundation for our biomedical industry. Summit County?s location within an eight-hour drive of nearly half the U.S. buying power and two-thirds of the Canadian market make us the perfect place for distribution and logistics companies.