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Silverlode Report Influences Ohio Tax Policy

Jun 28, 2010 by Dennis McAndrew

Just an update on our project for the Ohio Commercial Airports Consortium. Our analysis and findings were strong enough to help convince the Ohio legislature and Governor to pass an exemption on sales taxes for aircraft parts and maintenance labor. Newest Silverloder Jason Hamman was the lead author of the...

Recent Economic Development Projects

Jun 17, 2010 by Dennis McAndrew

This has been a very busy spring for Silverlode! We have recently finished a few very challenging projects that garnered us some nice media coverage. Cleveland Clinic engaged us to complete a comprehensive fiscal and economic impact analysis of all of their operations (no pun intended!) in Ohio and the...

Proud Sponsors of an Ox

Jun 09, 2010 by Dennis McAndrew

Silverlode is the proud sponsor of “I, Robotox.” This is just one of many creatively decorated oxen that are scattered around Cleveland’s St. Clair Superior neighborhood in celebration of the Year of the Ox. The St. Clair Superior Development Corporation’s annual fundraising initiative recognizes the strong Asian influence in the...

Site Selection Deadlines

May 26, 2010

When we first began helping companies with site selection projects about a decade and a half ago, the project timeline was often as long as nine months to a year. This was back before the internet was as robust as it is today, and gathering the significant amount of data...

Ohio business incentives lag offerings by other states

May 18, 2010

A new study of Ohio’s business incentives finds the state still needs to sharpen its efforts to compete with its neighbors despite tax changes enacted four years ago that have improved its ability to attract businesses and business expansions.