ANNUAL REPORT

2017 was another busy and expansive year. OCIC completed business visits with small, medium and large operations, worked with local communities to build out additional business investment tools, and assisted job seekers in re-engaging in the workforce locally.

STRATEGIC PLAN

Four primary areas of work have been identified as critical to implementing success in Ottawa County – Business Retention & Expansion, New Business Attraction, Workforce Development, and Communications & Marketing.

BOARD MEMBERS

The goal of the Executive Board is to ensure OCIC has the focus and capacity to move its goals & objectives forward in an impactful way. In addition to the Executive Board, the OCIC has Board of Trustees and Associate Members.

BUSINESS & INDUSTRY AWARDS

The Business & Industry Awards recognizes businesses in the small, medium and large category, along with several individual awards to area leaders. Nominee’s are selected based on a set of stringent criteria.

EXPERIENCE OTTAWA COUNTY

Experience Ottawa County is our premier marketing event to promote why Ottawa County as a great place to live, work and play. Attendees enjoy local food, beverages, and an evening of networking.

STAFF

Our experienced staff works to help improve Ottawa County’s economy by attracting and retaining business, assisting with funding for local businesses, and providing job seeker and employer services.