Zook Made Partner at Urbana Law Firm
The law firm of Wagner, Maurice & Davidson Co., LPA announces that Attorney Dana M. Zook has been made partner of the firm. Zook joined the firm as an associate in 2015.
Zook earned a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master’s of Science degree in molecular biology from Bowling Green State University. After the completion of the Master’s program at Bowling Green, Zook received his Juris Doctor degree from the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law where he was the Vice President of the Federalist Society and the Staff Editor of the Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law. During his time in law school, Zook also worked in Intellectual Property with the Ohio State University Technology Communication Office. His work focused on patents for pharmaceutical, agricultural and biochemical Technologies. Zook served an internship with the Glimcher Realty Trust of Columbus, now known as W.P. Glimcher, working in the areas of real estate and commercial transactions.
Upon graduation from law school and admission to the Ohio State Bar, he was employed as a government contracts compliance attorney by Materion Brush Inc., a Toledo area defense contractor, and manufacturer of advanced aerospace components.
Zook is a licensed Title Insurance Agent and is President of the Advocate Title Agency, Inc., the firm’s title company. Zook is a member of the Champaign County Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association, and is a Board member of the Champaign Economic Partnership.
Information provided by Wagner, Maurice & Davidson Co., L.P.A
In conjuction with Champaign, Clark, Logan, Madison and Union Counties, the Champaign Economic Partnership invites you to join us for a 5-county regional “Roll Out” Meeting for a 2017 Wage & Benefits Survey.
Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017
Time: 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Sara Landess Room (Student Center)
579 College Way
Are you staying competitive for your workforce?
Would you like to know how you compare with other like businesses?
We are looking for community employers that want a better understanding of the project and to learn more about how to use the data collected and apply it to our current workforce.
Wendy C. Gradwohl, Ph.D., Associate Professor & Chair of the Department of Business, at Wittenberg University, will be heading up the survey and providing the data collected to the participating businesses by the 3rd quarter in 2017.
Please RSVP your attendance by January 16 to:
Champaign Economic Partnership (CEP)
3 Monument Square
Urbana, OH 43078
The Champaign Economic Partnership cordially invites you to its Economic Development Incentives Toolbox - Training Workshop. What type of tools are in the economic development toolbox for Our Community?
Friday, January 13, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Pioneer Electric Cooperative- Main Conference Room
767 Three Mile Rd, Urbana, OH 43078
Christiane W. Schmenk
Of Counsel, Bricker and Eckler, LLP
Chris Schmenk served under Governor Kasich as Director of the Development Services Agency from 2011-2013 and now practices Economic Development law with the firm of Bricker and Eckler, LLP. She works with political subdivisions, economic development entities and businesses throughout Ohio and enjoys helping communities reach their economic development goals. Chris has served as Mayor of Marysville from 2008-2011 and as Vice President of External Affairs or Scotts Miracle-Gro, thus offering experience in both the public and private sector.
Please plan to attend this training workshop to learn more about the various incentives used for economic development (TIF, CRA, EZ etc.) throughout the State of Ohio. Gain a better understanding of how these incentives are used, the process for each, how they assist in boosting the economic development of an area, and the structure for taxes. Also, how do these incentives affect the school systems in our county and is it worth the loss of a potential tax base?
Please RSVP your attendance no later than Thursday, January 12, 2017 to:
Tiffany Couts, Administrative Assistant, Champaign Economic Partnership at (937)653-7200
Join us for breakfast to learn about the exciting initiatives Graham Local Schools, in partnership with Clark State Community College, the Champaign County Chamber of Commerce & CVB and the Champaign Economic Partnership, have created to provide you with a trained, skilled and ready workforce!
We value you as an industry partner, and we want to share with you the Career Gears and LEAN/Six Sigma training programs Superintendent Koennecke is implementing in Graham Local Schools. These programs are to ensure you have the skilled workforce needed to grow your business and our region, as well as, ensuring students are ready for successful careers. We want your opinion in making sure we are on the right track to make all of those things happen!
January 11, 2017 | 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m., program will begin at 7:45 a.m.
2200 S. US Hwy 68
Urbana, OH 43078
Clark State Community College
FREE to attend | Registration is limited so register today!