• The Ottawa County Business Advisory Council (BAC) held an Open House on Thursday, September 17 for 11 high school seniors who were selected to participate in the second year of the Ottawa County Skilled Trades Academy (STA). Students and parents had the opportunity to check out the workshop area and program curriculum and meet with the instructor as well as Read More
  • This years’ Experience Ottawa County event was unfortunately cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the OCIC and the Executive Board held a 3rd Quarter Trustee Meeting and Strategic Planning Session in its place on Tuesday, September 15 at the Catawba Island Club. OCIC Trustee and Associate members, elected officials and members from the Regional Growth Partnership (JobsOhio) were in Read More
  • Oak Harbor, OH – The Ottawa County Improvement Corporation (www.ocic.biz) is pleased to announce that Carolyn Rodenhauser has joined the organization as the Business & Workforce Development Manager.  In this position, Ms. Rodenhauser will focus on supporting the employment and training needs of Ottawa County businesses, along with assisting in identifying strategic business development opportunities in the community. Ms. Rodenhauser Read More
  • Owners Mel and Barb Ayers are at it again. This time, they’re here to bring a delicious, north coast barbeque spot to the shores of Lake Erie. The Que Barbecue & Brew (formally Nagoya Japanese Steakhouse) underwent an extensive renovation and opened Jun 10th, just in time for summer. After nearly 15 years of Nagoya Japanese Steakhouse, Mel and Barb Read More