Last year the Regional Economic Development Partnership – or RED as we like to call them – put on two separate job fairs at Wheeling Island, drawing thousands of job seekers. In conjunction with the Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce, the first job fair is set for 2009.
Last year a group of five Palestinian journalists made Wheeling, WV one of their few stops in a cross country trip. I was pleased to be invited to the meeting at Oglebay Resort along with Juliet Terry of A Vision Shared and Don Rigby of RED. Late last week a contingent of local leaders met [...]
Very pleased to make a quick announcement. Karri Mulhern, who has been involved with our TakeMeHomeOhioValley.com careers Web site since the beginning, has been named Workforce Manager for the Regional Economic Development Partnership (RED).
Some pretty exciting news from our partner on the Ohio Valley careers Web site. The Regional Economic Development Partnership (RED) today announced some pretty big news. The nation’s first coal-to-liquid (CTL) plant will be constructed here in the Ohio Valley in Marshall County at Benwood, WV. It’s a joint effort between CONSOL Energy and Synthesis [...]
Welcome to our new blog for our new site, TakeMeHomeOhioValley.com. Since launching the site Tuesday, we’ve received a number of questions about the site that we had good answers for, but didn’t do a very good job of explaining. Hence we’re pushing forward with this blog sooner than we expected. What You Can Expect By [...]