Manufacturing Assistance

Summit County has a long history of manufacturing, which started in the 1800's with stoneware, cereals, textiles and matches. With the dawn of the automotive industry, production in and around Summit County focused on tires, metalworking and parts for the automotive industry. As 21st century needs have moved manufacturing towards advanced materials, medical devices and precision machining, our partners can provide you with the know-how and skilled workforce you need.

MAGNET Manufacturing Services

Based in Cleveland, and with an office in Akron, MAGNET is focused on helping Northeast Ohio's manufacturing businesses grow. MAGNET brings decades of experience from manufacturing experts and advisors that have navigated the same waters that you are now navigating.
MAGNET's industry-specific engineering, strategic growth, and go-to-market expertise help manufacturers achieve excellence in products and processes. MAGNET is able to provide sales and marketing strategies, improve your production processes and quality, and assist with the design and launch of new product lines. MAGNET is also able to assist with developing young talent for your operation through its Early College, Early Career program that offers high school students a path to a skilled manufacturing career. MAGNET also works with Northeast Ohio's community colleges, including Stark State College, to develop manufacturing training programs.
To learn more about how MAGNET can help your manufacturing business grow, please click here.


Among the workforce services offered by ConxusNEO, it has placed an emphasis on developing a trained and educated talent pipeline for Summit County manufacturers. ConxusNEO has worked closely with local manufacturers to thoroughly understand manufacturing in the modern world and to identify the specific skills that should be possessed by our workers. Using that knowledge, ConxusNEO is working with area high schools, community colleges and other training and certificate programs to design comprehensive education and training programs to prepare our manufacturing workforce. If you are currently a manufacturer in Summit County, we encourage you to connect with ConxusNEO to learn more about what they can do for you.

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