Economy of Ohio

Wyandot Snacks Expands Leadership Team as It Pursues Geographic and Product Line Expansions

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 2:29pm

Marion, Ohio--(Newsfile Corp. - June 10, 2021) - Wyandot Snacks ("Wyandot" or "the Company"), a privately held, better for you national snack manufacturer, announced it has filled two newly created senior management roles that further support the Company's geographic and product line expansions.

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  • Marion, Ohio--(Newsfile Corp. - June 10, 2021) - Wyandot Snacks ("Wyandot" or "the Company"), a privately held, better for you national snack manufacturer, announced it has filled two newly created senior management roles that further support the Company's geographic and product line expansions.
  • Wyandot Snacks has filled two newly created senior management positions to further support the company's geographic and production line expansion.
  • Wyandot Snacks (Wyandot) is a privately held, national manufacturer of better for you plant-based snacks and related products.
  • Wyandot fully supports the continued growth and commercial success of our customers, and for 85 years we have treated their brands as our own.

Cedar Fair Announces Change in Corporate Leadership Team

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 12:00pm

Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and immersive entertainment, today announced a change in its corporate leadership team.

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  • Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and immersive entertainment, today announced a change in its corporate leadership team.
  • I want to thank Duff for his tremendous leadership during a transformational period for our company, said Richard A. Zimmerman, Cedar Fair president and chief executive officer.
  • As he moves on to the next chapter of his professional career, we extend our deepest gratitude and respect for his many contributions to Cedar Fair.
  • Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), one of the largest regional amusement-resort operators in the world, is a publicly traded partnership headquartered in Sandusky, Ohio.

The Ohio Children’s Trust Fund Launches Family Success Network in Northeast Ohio

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 6:48pm

b"In conjunction with Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Ohio Children's Trust Fund (OCTF) is piloting a new program in three Northeastern Ohio counties that will provide supportive services designed to strengthen families and prevent child abuse and neglect.

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  • b"In conjunction with Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Ohio Children's Trust Fund (OCTF) is piloting a new program in three Northeastern Ohio counties that will provide supportive services designed to strengthen families and prevent child abuse and neglect.
  • The Family Success Network launched on April 19, 2021 in Columbiana, Mahoning, and Trumbull counties.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cThe Family Success Network proactively engages families with resources and supportive services to help them navigate adversity.
  • Housed within the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, the Ohio Children\xe2\x80\x99s Trust Fund works with its partners in every county to serve all Ohio communities.\nThis program was funded by the Children\xe2\x80\x99s Bureau, Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, under grant #90CA1867.

Designer Looks only at Value City Furniture Donates Furniture to Ohio Hospitals for Caregiver Respite Rooms

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

b'COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Ohio-based furniture retailer Designer Looks only at Value City Furniture is giving back to its home state by supporting Ohio hospitals and its caregivers who have gone above and beyond throughout the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • b'COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Ohio-based furniture retailer Designer Looks only at Value City Furniture is giving back to its home state by supporting Ohio hospitals and its caregivers who have gone above and beyond throughout the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Designer Looks announced today the company donated furniture to three hospital systems across the state to be used in respite rooms for doctors, nurses, and hospital staff.
  • When a situation that impacts the hospital staff occurs, frontline associates can use these respite rooms to disconnect, recollect and reflect.
  • For more information on VCF, Designer Looks and to locate your nearest Designer Looks only at VCF store, visit www.DesignerLooks.com .\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/designer-looks-only-at-value-cit...\n'

Through a $500 Million Partnership with the State of Ohio, JobsOhio and Ohio Development Services Agency, Cleveland Clinic Forms Global Center for Pathogen Research & Human Health

Monday, January 25, 2021 - 8:07pm

Funding comes through a $500 million investment from the State of Ohio, JobsOhio and Cleveland Clinic.

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  • Funding comes through a $500 million investment from the State of Ohio, JobsOhio and Cleveland Clinic.
  • The State of Ohio and JobsOhio will invest $200 million to help launch the Center and Cleveland Clinic plans an additional $300 million as a co-investment to fuel discoveries in our new and existing research facilities.
  • The Global Center for Pathogen Research & Human Health will put Cleveland, Ohio at the forefront of pathogen research and preparing for the next pandemic or health care crisis.
  • The Center will have a significant impact on global health, while creating jobs and educational opportunities in Ohio."

Kings Island Camp Cedar to Open Spring 2021

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 8:15am
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201208005314/en/
    Kings Island Camp Cedar, a year-round, luxury outdoor resort, will open spring 2021 as the official lodging destination for Kings Island Amusement Park in Mason, Oh.
  • Photo Credit: Kings Island Camp Cedar
    Kings Island Camp Cedar is owned by Small Brothers, LLC and Terra Firma Associates.
  • Through a unique partnership and licensing agreement, Kings Island Camp Cedar will be managed by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, owner of the Kings Island amusement park.
  • Kings Island Camp Cedar, a year-round, luxury outdoor resort, will open spring, 2021 as the official lodging destination for Kings Island Amusement Park in Mason, Oh.

Value City Furniture Surprises Family with Epic 'Homegate'

Thursday, November 26, 2020 - 12:15am

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- National furniture retailer Value City Furniture (VCF) surprised local Detroit hero, Mark Taylor, his wife Megan and their four children on Sunday at their Chelsea, Michigan, home with an unforgettable 'Homegate.'

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  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- National furniture retailer Value City Furniture (VCF) surprised local Detroit hero, Mark Taylor, his wife Megan and their four children on Sunday at their Chelsea, Michigan, home with an unforgettable 'Homegate.'
  • The tailgate-at-home experience was meant to brighten what's been an extraordinarily challenging last few years for the Taylor family.
  • "At the heart of Value City Furniture is a desire to help our community celebrate great moments like this together, especially with a family like the Taylors who have survived so much the past two years.
  • This year, Value City Furniture has planted its roots deep into their Michigan communities.

Huntington Bancshares To Present At The Bernstein Operational Decisions Conference

Monday, November 9, 2020 - 9:30pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (Nasdaq: HBAN; www.huntington.com ) will be participating in the Bernstein Operational Decisions Conference on Tuesday, November 17, 2020.

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  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (Nasdaq: HBAN; www.huntington.com ) will be participating in the Bernstein Operational Decisions Conference on Tuesday, November 17, 2020.
  • Rich Porrello, President, Vehicle Finance and Dealer Services, is scheduled to present virtually to analysts and investors at 8:00 AM ET.
  • Founded in 1866, The Huntington National Bank and its affiliates provide consumer, small business, commercial, treasury management, wealth management, brokerage, trust, and insurance services.
  • Huntington also provides vehicle finance, equipment finance, national settlement, and capital market services that extend beyond its core states.

Huntington Bancshares To Present At The Bank Of America Securities Future Of Financials Conference

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 8:15pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (Nasdaq: HBAN; www.huntington.com ) will be participating in the Bank of America Securities Future of Financials conference on Monday, November 9, 2020.

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  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (Nasdaq: HBAN; www.huntington.com ) will be participating in the Bank of America Securities Future of Financials conference on Monday, November 9, 2020.
  • Steve Steinour, Chairman, President, and CEO, and Zach Wasserman, Chief Financial Officerare scheduled to present virtually to analysts and investors at 8:50 AM ET.
  • Founded in 1866, The Huntington National Bank and its affiliates provide consumer, small business, commercial, treasury management, wealth management, brokerage, trust, and insurance services.
  • Huntington also provides vehicle finance, equipment finance, national settlement, and capital market services that extend beyond its core states.

Cedar Fair Completes Issuance of $300 Million Senior Unsecured Notes

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 9:05pm

Cedar Fair, L.P. (NYSE: FUN) (the Company or Cedar Fair) today announced that it, together with its wholly owned subsidiaries Magnum Management Corporation (Magnum), Canadas Wonderland Company (Cedar Canada) and Millennium Operations LLC (Millennium), has completed the issuance of its previously announced private offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 6.500% Senior Notes due 2028 (the Notes).

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  • Cedar Fair, L.P. (NYSE: FUN) (the Company or Cedar Fair) today announced that it, together with its wholly owned subsidiaries Magnum Management Corporation (Magnum), Canadas Wonderland Company (Cedar Canada) and Millennium Operations LLC (Millennium), has completed the issuance of its previously announced private offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 6.500% Senior Notes due 2028 (the Notes).
  • Obligations under the Notes are guaranteed by the Companys wholly owned subsidiaries that guarantee its senior secured credit facilities (other than Magnum, Cedar Canada and Millennium).
  • Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), one of the largest regional amusement-resort operators in the world, is a publicly traded partnership headquartered in Sandusky, Ohio.
  • Cedar Fairs parks are located in Ohio, California, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Missouri, Michigan, Texas and Toronto, Ontario.