Category Archives: Workforce Development Board

The Northeast Ohio Workforce (NOW) Region Invites the Public to Comment on the Regional and Local Plans

In accordance with the requirements of the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA), which is administered by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration and the State of Ohio’s Department of Job and Family Services, the Northeast Ohio Workforce (NOW) Regional and Local Plans for each of NOW’s five local workforce are available […]

1/25/2017 Summit/Medina Workforce Development Board Meeting

The next meeting of the Summit/Medina Workforce Development Board is scheduled for Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 8:00 AM. The meeting will be held at Summa Health Medina Medical Center, located at 3780 Medina Road in Medina, Ohio. The meeting is open to the public. For more information about the Workforce Development Board, including it’s mission, […]

Public Notice – Workforce Development Board Meeting – December 14, 2016

    The Summit/Medina Workforce Development Board will meet at 8:00 AM on Wednesday, December 14, 2016. The meeting will be held in room 119B at OhioMeansJobs Summit County in Akron, OH. Directions to OhioMeansJobs Summit County can be found by clicking here. This is a public meeting and all are welcome to attend. Please contact Area2WIB@gmail.com for more […]

Public Notice – Workforce Development Board Meeting

The Summit/Medina Workforce Development Board will be meeting on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. The meeting will be held at Akron General Health & Wellness Center West, Medina Rd. Akron 44333. This is a public meeting. Anyone is free to attend. Please contact Area2WIB@gmail.com for more details.

Introducing the Summit/Medina Workforce Development Board

Our local workforce area, comprised of Summit and Medina counties, has been transitioning from working under the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) to the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) since the federal law was signed in 2014. New regulations from WIOA change the required partners represented on the Board, with a larger focus on labor […]

Recognition of long-serving Summit/Medina Workforce Investment Board members

Summit/Medina Workforce Development Board (WDB) Chair Jon Miller recognized four long-serving members of the Summit/Medina Workforce Investment Board (predecessor of the WDB) at the board’s January 13th meeting. We would like to thank the following members for their many years of service, knowledge, and commitment to the board and our local workforce area: • Diana […]

Public Notice – Workforce Development Board Meeting

The Summit/Medina Workforce Development Board will be meeting on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 7:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at Akron General Health & Wellness Center West, Medina Rd. Akron 44333. This is a public meeting. Anyone is free to attend. Please contact Area2WIB@gmail.com for more details.