The Eastern Ohio Development Alliance (EODA) gathered at Salt Fork Lodge and Conference Center on November 5, 2021 to host keynote speaker, J.P. Nauseef, President and CEO of JobsOhio. Joel Glasscock, project manager for Steadfast City Economic and Community Partners, also provided an update on their economic development efforts in the region. New board members were approved for 2022-2023. Executive Director, Jim Schoch, provided comments and offered an opportunity for each member to provide an update on recent activities in their cities and counties. Below is a link to an article written by Rick Stillion, a reporter for the Daily Jeffersonian, who attended the meeting to hear Ohio is on pace for a record-setting year for job creation and payroll through the initiatives of Jobs Ohio, the state’s private economic development corporation.