Ohio has the #2 Most Economic Development Projects Overall and Per Capita for Second Consecutive Year - Site Selection Magazine's Governor's Cup, 2014 

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AEP Ohio delivers electricity to more than 1,100 communities in 61 of Ohio’s 88 counties. Our economic development team helps companies relocate to our Ohio territory, expand existing operations, and create jobs.

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Find the best site in Ohio to grow your business. Whether it’s a greenfield, brownfield, or an existing building, our team is here to help.

Advantages of Doing Business in Ohio

Ohio is a recognized leader in economic development.

  • 1 of 8 states to get an “A” in Manufacturing industry health and 1 of 5 states to get an “A” in Logistics industry health – Ball State University’s Center for Business and Economic Research 2013
  • #4 Overall Infrastructure/Global Access – Area Development 2014
  • #6 Labor Climate – Area Development 2014
  • #2 Spot Overall and Per Capita for Second Consecutive Year – Site Selection’s Governor’s Cup 2014

Our key customers include:

  • Amazon
  • Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
  • E I DuPont de Nemours Headquarters
  • General Mills
  • Globe Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Kraft Foods
  • Marathon AshlandPetroleum, LLC
  • Metal Container Corporation
  • Ormet Aluminum
  • Owens Corning
  • The Ohio State University
  • The Timken Company
  • US Steel

The principal industries we support are:

  • Chemical Manufacturing
  • Data Centers
  • Fabricated Metal Products
  • Food and Beverage Manufacturing
  • Petroleum and Coal Product Manufacturing
  • Primary Metals
  • Rubber and Plastics Products
  • Shale Oil and Gas

For details to bring your business to Ohio:


Tim Wells, CEcD

Tim Wells, CEcD

Manager of Economic and Business Development

AEP Ohio


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Chuck Corbitt

Chuck Corbitt

Economic Development Consultant

AEP Ohio


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