Toledo is a city of business, culture and education situated along Lake Erie and the Maumee River. More than 600,000 people call the Toledo metropolitan area home, giving the region all the attributes of a large cosmopolitan area but still retaining the advantages and charms of a small-town atmosphere.
Toledo sits at the busiest intersection in the country – Interstate 75 and Interstate 80.
Traditionally a manufacturing region, this area is reinventing itself as a leader in technology and research. Capitalizing on the expertise in manufacturing and an experienced and educated workforce, new technologies are emerging, enabling the region to become a national leader in solar technology and manufacturing. Utilizing the natural resources available has also led to advancements in wind technology. Northwest Ohio is in a state of reinvention and refocus, which is leading to new economic development opportunities and advancement.