News & Job List

Feb 27 2024

PCBW: Jamie Merriman – Rustic Comfort Photography

Join us this week on PCBW as we hear from Jamie Merriman, owner of Rustic Comfort Photography. Hear about how in just a year this local business has gone from...
Feb 23 2024

Marketing program partnership helps business

The Village of Antwerp has seen an awesome transformation on South Main Street, where small businesses Antwerp Pharmacy and More than Boutique have found their new home...
Thomas Cameron Backwall Archery
Feb 14 2024

New Paulding County Business Back Wall Archery opens

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                                 February 14, 2024 New Paulding County Business Back Wall Archery opens  DEFIANCE – A...
Feb 13 2024

PCBW: Lofton & Tim – Something Brave Supply Company

Did you miss out on Lofton Brown's inspiring presentation and marketing strategy at the Paulding County Economic Development banquet last November? Don't worry, we've...
Jan 30 2024

PCBW: Robin Mccord & Alyse Bidlack – Custom Assembly Inc.

Hear it here! Tune in to hear from Custom Assembly, Inc. HR Manager Robin Mccord and HR Coordinator Alyse Bidlack. Listen as they share the history and information...
Jan 30 2024

Business, Industry and College Expo to be held Wednesday April 3rd

PAULDING, OH – The Paulding County Economic Development office is hosting the Annual Business, Industry & College Expo on Wednesday, April 3rd from 8:00 am- 12:00...
Jan 24 2024

RGP presents JobsOhio Inclusion Grant to Paulding County

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                                   January 18, 2024 RGP presents JobsOhio Inclusion Grant to Paulding County PAULDING...
Jan 18 2024

PCBW: Levi & Luke Kuhn – (Kuhn Truck & RV)

Dive into the latest episode of Paulding County Business Weekly featuring Levi & Luke Kuhn (Kuhn Truck and RV) from Sherwood, Ohio! Learn how local leaders can...
Jan 05 2024

JobsOhio Inclusion Grant Info Session for Local Businesses

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                              January 5, 2024 JobsOhio Inclusion Grant Info Session for Local Businesses Paulding...
Jan 02 2024

PCBW: Pete Seymour – (My102.7’s MySports & MySports.Live)

Sportscaster Pete Seymore is the next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly. Learn how Pete transplanted from western Pennsylvania to northwest Ohio, becoming a...
Dec 23 2023

PCED Transition to OhioMeansJobs Job Portal for Job Seekers and Employers

In its ongoing commitment to foster economic growth and connect job seekers with opportunities, the Paulding County Economic Development (PCED) office has recently...
Dec 19 2023

Army Corps of Engineers provides approval to Paulding County Land Bank

PAULDING – The December meeting of the Paulding County Land Reutilization Committee (Land Bank) was hosted at the office of the Paulding County Commissioners. Matt...
Dec 19 2023

PCBW: Angie Freese – (Main Street Business Center)

Join us Tuesday and Thursday at 8 AM and 5 PM on 102.7 FM for a new PCBW episode with Angie Freese, representing Antwerp Main Street Business Center, Hormann’s Heating...
Dec 15 2023

PCED Board closes out 2023 strong

PAULDING – The Paulding County Economic Development Board of Directors recently held their final meeting of 2023.  The lunch meeting was a culmination of what was a...
Dec 13 2023

Baughman Tile hosts Paulding County Business Advisory Council  

PAULDING, OH – Baughman Tile Company recently hosted the final Paulding County Business Advisory Council (BAC) meeting for 2023.  The quarterly meetings are open to all...
Dec 07 2023

Q4 Zoning Inspector Meeting

Paulding County Zoning Inspector Meeting                                                 December 7, 2023 PAULDING – The fourth quarter and final Paulding County Zoning...
Dec 05 2023

PCBW: Tim Copsey & Kristen Schilt – (Paulding County Economic Development)

What can Paulding County Economic Development do for you? Listen in on this week’s PCBW episode to learn from the Director, Tim Copsey, and Office Manager, Kristen...
Nov 21 2023

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Your Paulding County Economic Development (PCED) office has started to distribute the 2023 annual report and new 2024 investment membership information....
Nov 21 2023

PCBW: Miranda Schlatter, Erika Dobbelaere – (Maid to Achieve, Double D Dairy Bar)

This week's show features two guests representing two businesses! Miranda Schlatter is the owner of Maid to Achieve Cleaning Services LLC and the co-owner of Double D...
Nov 07 2023

PCBW: John Kobee, Brian Miller, Twila Demongeot – (The Antwerp Exchange Bank)

Hear it here! This week on PCBW, we talk with Antwerp Exchange Bank President & CEO John Kobee, Sr. Vice President of Lending Brian Miller, and Sr. Vice President...
Nov 03 2023

Paulding Cut-a-Thon brings in record-breaking donations for Children With Hair Loss

Julie Anna Densmore Paulding County Economic Development   PAULDING- Last weekend, stylist Kara Relyea of Hair Off The Square hosted a Cut-A-Thon event to benefit...
Oct 23 2023

PCBW: Doug Schlatter – (Schlatter’s Plumbing, Heating, and Air)

Hear it here! This week on Paulding County Business Weekly, we’ll hear from the owner of Schlatter's Plumbing, Heating and Air, Doug Schlatter. Listen in as Doug shares...
Oct 20 2023

Grover Hill Dollar General Groundbreaking 10 20 2023

GROVER HILL - October 20, 2023 was a historic day in Paulding County, and specifically the Village of Grover Hill, as a groundbreaking event was hosted for the...
Oct 16 2023

Cut-A-Thon charity event for Children With Hair Loss

Stylist Kara Relyea of Paulding’s Hair Off The Square is hosting a Cut-A-Thon Saturday, October 14 at 3 p.m. at the Paulding Eagles located at 206 W Perry St. Relyea...
Oct 12 2023

Former Grizzley Brake property remediation discussion continues

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                                      October 10, 2023 Former Grizzley Brake property remediation discussion continues...
Oct 11 2023

PCED’s 23rd Annual Business & Industry Appreciation Banquet

The Paulding County Economic office Development proudly presents the 23rd Annual Business & Industry Appreciation Banquet. This event, scheduled for Tuesday,...
Oct 10 2023

PCBW: Matt Moore – (The Upper Nine)

Hear it here! Our next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly is Matt Moore. Matt and his wife, Mandy, are the owners of The Upper Nine golf simulator. This new...
Sep 26 2023

PCBW: Alycen Urban, Paula Stout, Cindy Sinning – (Community Healthcare Professionals (CHP) Home Care & Hospice Group)

Hear it here! Our next guests on Paulding County Business Weekly are from CHP Home Care & Hospice. Hear from Alycen Urban, event coordinator of the local CHP Beacon...
Sep 13 2023

Youth Business Showcase at the Flat Rock Creek Fall Festival

Paulding County’s highly anticipated annual Flat Rock Creek Fall Festival is almost here! This year features an exciting addition to the schedule of events, with the...
Sep 12 2023

PCBW: Clint Sinn – (TRT Sinn Dairy)

Hear it here! This week on the Paulding County Business Weekly podcast, we hear from young businessman and entrepreneur, Clint Sinn. Clint is the dairy manager at TRT...
Corn Maze OPEN for the season Paulding County Ohio - Oakwood
Sep 11 2023

Corn Maze opens in Paulding County

OAKWOOD – A staple Paulding County venue for outdoor activities held a kick-off event here to introduce their fall line-up on Saturday.  Paulding County Economic...
Aug 29 2023

PCBW: Kari Morhart and Yvonne Lily – (Paulding County Senior Center)

Hear it here! This week on Paulding County Business Weekly, we talk with Executive Director Kari Morhart and Food Program Manager Yvonne Lilly of the Paulding County...
Aug 15 2023

PCBW: Angie Franklin – (NOCAC)

On this episode of PCBW Tim talks with Angie Franklin to discuss the services offered by Northwest Ohio Community Actions Commission. Some of these services include...
Aug 01 2023

PCBW: Judge Tiffany Beckman – (Paulding County Common Pleas and General Court)

Hear it here! Listen in as we talk to Paulding County Common Pleas and General Court Judge Tiffany Beckman. Find out how plans can change and still lead to good things...
Jul 31 2023

Young Professionals Gain Insight at Local Drainage Company

Haviland, Ohio — The Young Professionals of Paulding County took an enlightening step into the world of drainage solutions as they embarked on a behind-the-scenes tour...
Jul 18 2023

PCBW: Mindy Stoller – (Hands of Hope Pregnancy Services)

Hear it here! This week on Paulding County Business Weekly, we'll hear from Mindy Stoller with Hands of Hope Paulding Pregnancy Services. Listen in as Mindy shares her...
Jul 03 2023

PCBW: Elecia Wobler – (Keepsake Beads EAW & Boutique)

Hear it here! This week on PCBW we’ll hear from Elecia Wobler, owner of Keepsake Beads EAW & Boutique. Listen in as Elecia discusses the initial development of the...
Jun 19 2023

PCBW: James Kornas – (The Patriot Rail Company)

Hear it here! This week on PCBW, we'll hear from James Kornas, vice president of commercial development, mergers & acquisitions for the Patriot Rail Company. The...
Jun 05 2023

PCBW: Jessica Sattler – (Regional Growth Partnership)

Hear it here! Our next PCBW guest is Jessica Sattler with the Regional Growth Partnership (RGP) team. Learn about what RGP is, what they do for our Paulding County...
May 22 2023

PCBW: Delvin “Rocky” Rockhold – (Greater Ohio Workforce Inc.)

Hear it here! You won’t want to miss this week’s PCBW show as we hear from Delvin “Rocky” Rockhold, Program Director with the Greater Ohio Workforce Board, Inc. Rocky...
May 09 2023

PCBW: Lance Sinn (Paulding Ace Hardware & Rental)

Hear it here! Tune in as host Tim Copsey interviews Paulding Ace Hardware & Rental Manager Lance Sinn. Hear how the store is the locally-owned source for hardware...
Apr 26 2023

PCBW: Roy Klopfenstein – (82nd Ohio House, District 82 State Representative)

Hear it here! This week on the Paulding County Business Weekly podcast, we hear from 82nd Ohio House, District 82 State Representative Roy Klopfenstein. Roy shares some...
Apr 26 2023

Solicitor discussion tops Paulding County Mayor Association meeting

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                                      April 20, 2023 Solicitor discussion tops Paulding County Mayor Association...
Apr 11 2023

PCBW: Shaun Mack and Maureen Killion – (The State Bank and Trust Company)

Hear it here! Tune in as host Tim Copsey interviews The State Bank and Trust Company's Shaun Mack, vice president of commercial services, and Maureen Killion, small...
Mar 29 2023

PCED hosts College, Business & Industry Showcase

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                                    March 22, 2023 PCED hosts College, Business & Industry Showcase   PAULDING –...
Mar 27 2023

Greg Bostleman – (North American Stamping Group)

Hear it here! Tune in as host Tim Copsey interviews North American Stamping Group (NASG) Operations Manager Greg Bostleman. Greg discusses how NASG is a Tier II seat...
Mar 14 2023

PCBW Episode 51 – Justin Davis (Logisticize)

Hear it here! Tune in as host Tim Copsey interviews new Logisticize LTD HR Manager Justin Davis. Justin gives a history of the company and shares some thoughts on...
Mar 14 2023

Hear it here! Tune in as host Tim Copsey interviews new Logisticize LTD HR Manager Justin Davis. Justin gives a history of the company and shares some thoughts on...
Mar 13 2023

Ohio Means Jobs Introduces promotes to Paulding County businesses

The Paulding/Defiance County Ohio Means Jobs (OMJ) office hosted a recent business workshop for Paulding County businesses. The event was facilitated by the Paulding...
Mar 13 2023

Gardens of Paulding under new ownership

Gardens of Paulding under new ownership Lionstone Care, an assisted living facility and skilled nursing care management company, assumed ownership of Gardens of...
Feb 28 2023

Small Business Innovation Center (SBIC)

The Small Business Innovation Center (SBIC) located between the Paulding Area Foundation building and the Board of Elections has multiple office spaces available for...
Feb 28 2023

MVPO facilitates Antwerp community SWOT meeting   

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                               February 26, 2023 MVPO facilitates Antwerp community SWOT meeting    ANTWERP – The...
Feb 28 2023

PCBW Episode 50 – Diana Savage (Beilharz Architects)

Hear it here! Our next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly is Diana Savage, business development director for Beilharz Architects. Although Beilharz is not located...
Feb 23 2023

Evaluation continues on Paulding County brownfield sites

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                               February 22, 2023 Evaluation continues on Paulding County brownfield sites   PAULDING –...
Feb 17 2023

Next PCBW Guest: Haviland Drainage Products

Hear it here! On this episode of Paulding County Business Weekly, we hear from Sales Manager Clint Blume and Inside Sales Representative Emil Stoller of Haviland...
Feb 14 2023

OhioMeansJobs presents to Paulding County Commissioners

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                                   February 13, 2022 OhioMeansJobs presents to Paulding County Commissioners  ...
Feb 08 2023

Career Day to be held April 4th 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                             February 7, 2022 Career Day to be held April 4th 8:00 am – 12:00 pm PAULDING, OH – The...
Feb 01 2023

OMJ informational meeting for Paulding County businesses

PAULDING COUNTY – The Paulding County Economic Development office and OhioMeansJobs Paulding County has announced a workshop for businesses to learn more about Ohio...
Jan 31 2023

Next PCBW Guest: Five-Star Deck Building and Fencing

On this episode of Paulding County Business Weekly, we sit down with Bob Bragg, owner of Five-Star Deck Building and Fencing. Bob grew up right here in Paulding County...
Jan 27 2023

Paulding County Land Bank meets    

Pictured is the old Paulding Theatre and former Western Auto building located on West Perry Street in Paulding.  Advanced Demolition Service from McComb, Ohio has been...
Jan 16 2023

Next PCBW Guest: Small Town Bliss Hair & Nail Studio

Hear it here! In this episode, we sit down with Audrey Feasby, owner of Small Town Bliss Hair & Nail Studio Studio in Antwerp. Audrey shares more on her experience...
Jan 12 2023

Student Awareness of Employment Opportunities: YouScience

We are excited to announce a new opportunity to address the critical labor shortage and promote a sustainable talent pipeline for your business. Our school districts...
Jan 12 2023

Fred Manz joins PCED Board

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release January 10, 2022 Fred Manz joins PCED Board PAULDING – The Paulding County Economic Development Board hosted their...
Jan 05 2023

Next PCBW Guest: Al-Co Products

Hear it here! In this episode of PCBW, you’ll hear from owner, Bret Busch. Bret shares the history of how Al-Co got its name, business trends, and the challenges and...
Dec 19 2022

Next PCBW Guest: MyFARM 102.7FM

This week on PCBW we sit down with Dusty Sonnenberg. You know Dusty as the radio show host for MyFarm, the weekday morning Ag program on My102.7. In this...
Dec 06 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: AgCredit

Hear it here! This week we welcome Matt Adams and Kendra Heffelfinger from AgCredit, one of northern Ohio’s lenders for farmers, rural homeowners and agribusiness. Matt...
Nov 21 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: United Way of Paulding County

Hear it here! Have you met Lora Lyons, executive director for United Way of Paulding County? Tune in this week hear about Lora’s background and how United Way focuses...
Nov 10 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Young Professionals of Paulding County

Hear it here! This week's Paulding County Business Weekly program features Estee Miller and Kristen Schilt with the Young Professionals of Paulding County group. Estee...
Nov 03 2022

Paulding County Economic Development hosts annual banquet

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                             November 2, 2022 Paulding County Economic Development hosts annual banquet    ANTWERP –...
Nov 03 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Auglaize Canoe & Kayak

Hear it here! Tune in this week to hear from Troy and Liz Weller, owners of Auglaize Canoe & Kayak. Troy and Liz share their background and how their 100-year-old...
Oct 18 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Vantage Career Center

Hear it here! Tune in this week as we speak with Angie Fahy, adult education director at Vantage Career Center. Angie shares her background and insight on how Vantage...
Oct 04 2022

PCED Announces Annual Banquet

PAULDING COUNTY – The Paulding County Economic Development Board of Directors has announced the date for their upcoming Business & Industry Appreciation Banquet....
Sep 30 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Mansfield Welding

This week's program features Levi Mansfield, the second-generation manager of Mansfield Welding in Oakwood, Ohio. Levi shares how the family business started 32 years...
Sep 12 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Northwest State Community College

Tune in to My102.7 FM on Tuesday and Thursday at 8am and 5pm to hear from Dr. Jon Tomlinson, the new dean of Northwest State Community College (NSCC) Van Wert campus....
Aug 30 2022

Antwerp/Payne/Paulding County CIC chooses logo; establishes property committee

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                                      August 29, 2022 Antwerp/Payne/Paulding County CIC chooses logo; establishes...
Aug 29 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Flat Rock Creek Fall Festival

Our next guests on the Paulding County Business Weekly radio broadcast are Flat Rock Creek Fall Festival Event Manager Guy Dasher and Board Member Jeremy Dasher.  They...
Aug 23 2022

Young Professionals of Paulding County upcoming event at Puckerbrush Pizza

PAULDING, OH – Are you a young professional who lives, works, or worships in Paulding County? Consider checking out the next Young Professionals of Paulding County...
Aug 17 2022

Business & Industry Appreciation Banquet on Tuesday, November 1, 2022

We appreciate and thank you for being a member of the Paulding County Economic Development (PCED) Investment Team! The PCED board of directors and staff invite you to...
Aug 15 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Double D Dairy Bar

Hear it here! Next up on Paulding County Business Weekly, we'll learn about Double D Dairy Bar. We'll hear from Vicki Mewhorter, owner, and Tami AuFrance, manager....
Aug 10 2022

Paulding County Economic Development Board sees positive outlook

PAULDING – The Paulding County Economic Development (PCED) Board met this week with all board members present.  John Kobee, President of PCED Diamond Investment Member...
Aug 10 2022

Paulding County All CIC Meeting Success

PAULDING – Collaboration continues to be the theme in Paulding County and this week was an exciting culmination of that.  For the first time in many years, and perhaps...
Aug 01 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: MySports.Live

Hear it here! This week on Paulding County Business Weekly, we hear from one of the newer businesses in Paulding County, MySports.Live. This internet sports broadcast...
Jul 29 2022

Coffee & Conversation Social for Young Professionals

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                 July 29, 2022 Coffee & Conversation Social for Young Professionals Paulding, OH - The Young...
Jul 19 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Petals and Vines

Hear it here! Our next episode of Paulding County Business Weekly brings an in-depth look at Antwerp business, Petals and Vines. Listen to a great discussion with the...
Jul 06 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Paulding County Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

Hear it here! This week, we'll hear from Paulding County Ohio EMA Director Ed Bohn. Ed shares how up-to-date the first responder EMS and fire department equipment is,...
Jul 06 2022

Young Professionals of Paulding County kickoff event.

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release June 29, 2022 Young Professionals of Paulding County kickoff event. PAULDING, OH – On Wednesday, June 29th the Young...
Jun 28 2022

Paulding County Teacher Boot Camp Completes

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release June 23, 2022 Paulding County Teacher Boot Camp Completes PAULDING COUNTY, OH – The 2022 version of the Paulding...
Jun 28 2022

Paulding County Mayor Association holds first quarter meeting

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release      June 23, 2022 Paulding County Mayor Association holds first quarter meeting    PAULDING, OH – The Paulding...
Jun 27 2022

Business owner receives support to make building enhancements.

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release June 23, 2022 Business owner receives support to make building enhancements. PAULDING, OH – Cassidy Atkins...
Jun 21 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: R&B Fabrications

This week we get to hear from Dan Eakins, President of R&B Fabrications located in downtown Charloe, Ohio. Listen and hear how the business started and how it has...
Jun 17 2022

Paulding County hosts Teacher Boot Camp

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release                                         June 8, 2022 PAULDING COUNTY, OH – Paulding County will host its first...
Jun 17 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Bashore, Reineck, Stoller & Waterman (BRS&W) Certified Public Accountants

This week on Paulding County Business Weekly, we get an education from Shelby Aschliman about Bashore, Reineck, Stoller & Waterman (BRS&W) Certified Public...
May 31 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Strong Tower Fitness

Next up on the Paulding County Business Weekly show, we have a great interview with Reta Ptak, owner of Strong Tower Fitness. Listen in to learn how Reta came up with...
May 04 2022

Collaboration builds and supports Paulding County business growth

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release April 27, 2022 Collaboration builds and supports Paulding County business growth PAULDING COUNTY, OH – The Paulding...
Apr 27 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Paulding County Relay for Life

Hear it here! This week on Paulding County Business Weekly, we talk about a long-standing community event. On May 13, Paulding County Relay for Life will take place at...
Apr 25 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Paulding County Progress Newspaper

Hear it here! This week on Paulding County Business Weekly, we meet Adam Papin. Adam is the new editor for the Paulding County Progress Newspaper. Listen in to learn...
Apr 22 2022

PCED hosts Career Day Showcase

Paulding County Economic Development Press Release April 20, 2022 PCED hosts Career Day Showcase PAULDING, OH – The Paulding County Economic Development office hosted a...
Mar 29 2022

Career Day to be held April 19 at OSU Extension Building

Career Day to be held April 19 8:00 am-Noon PAULDING, OH – The Paulding County Economic Development office is hosting the Annual Career Day on Tuesday, April 19 from...
Mar 29 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Natural Design & Graphics

Hear it here! This week on Paulding County Business Weekly, we have Kelly Goyings, owner of Natural Design & Graphics. Kelly is a lifelong Paulding County resident...
Jan 04 2022

Next guest on Paulding County Business Weekly: Williamson Insurance Agency

Hear it here! On our next episode of Paulding County Business Weekly, we'll meet Jason Williamson with Williamson Insurance Agency. Jason shares his story of being from...