Fantastic Plastic

You might say this start-up company is helping to pave the way for green entrepreneurship. And for its efforts, necoPlastics – headquartered at the Delaware Entrepreneurial Center at Ohio Wesleyan University – has been selected as a 2019 Cleantech Open company. Since 2005, the nonprofit Cleantech Open (CTO) program has been finding, funding, and fostering the most innovative clean technology companies in the world.

New Delaware County Center to Foster Entrepreneurs

Delaware County is the fastest-growing, most-educated county in Ohio, yet nearly 80 percent of its population commutes to surrounding areas each day for work. It’s a trend local leaders hope to reverse with a new partnership among the county, the city of Delaware and Ohio Wesleyan University, meant to encourage innovation in the area.

Delaware Entrepreneurial Center Coming Soon

Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware County, and the City of Delaware are joining together to create The Delaware Entrepreneurial Center, a business incubator and education center to be located on the OWU campus.

Delaware Entrepreneurial Center Expected to Open by Fall

After several years of planning, a project focused on city and countywide economic development and fueling the entrepreneurial spirit among not only students at Ohio Wesleyan University, but also residents of the City of Delaware and Delaware County, is nearing fruition.