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Community College Student Named Northeast Ohio’s Best Intern for 2015
CLEVELAND, March 25—The Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education (“NOCHE”) and Cleveland Business Connects Magazine announced the winners of The Expys, an event to recognize the best interns, intern supervisors, and internship programs in Northeast Ohio. The categories recognized at The Expys 2015 were best large company internship, best small company internship, best mentor, best new internship, coolest internship and best intern.
A panel of independent judges selected the winners, who were honored in front of a sell-out lunch audience of 250 people at Windows on the River in Cleveland, Ohio. The winners are as follows.
For Best Intern: Ross Richey (Cuyahoga Community College/The Sherwin-Williams Company)
For Best Supervisor: George Cabe (Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company)
For Best New Internship: Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District
For Coolest Internship: Dwellworks
For Best Large Company Internship: Cohen & Company
For Best Small Company Internship: Vizion Solutions
“Talented people drive innovation and productivity at every organization,” said NOCHE Vice President Shawn Brown. “Internships and co-ops are among the most important parts of the talent development continuum. The Expys continues to showcase Northeast Ohio as a great place to attend college, do an internship and get a job.”
NEOintern, NOCHE’s regional internship program, provides a connection between students, employers and internship opportunities in collaboration with the region’s colleges and universities. This year, NOCHE and Global Cleveland partnered with WorkFountain to launch the Northeast Ohio Talent Exchange, a cutting-edge matching technology that transforms the job and internship recruitment process and streamlines how employers and jobseekers connect with each other. With the NEO Talent Exchange and NEOintern, NOCHE continues to develop ways to connect classroom learning to professional practice while providing employers with valuable talent.
About NOCHE (www.noche.org)
Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education strives to increase educational opportunity and attainment leading to postsecondary credentials and employment for all Northeast Ohio citizens. It advocates for higher education as a stimulus for economic development through education, work-based learning, research, and commercialization.
About Cleveland Business Connects Magazine (www.cbcmagazine.com)
CBC Magazine is Cleveland’s premier B2B publication featuring corporate events, networking, and business trends in Northeast Ohio. It is distributed monthly to 20,000 business professionals including owners, presidents, CEOs and female entrepreneurs in our region.
For more information, contact
Shawn Brown, Vice President, NOCHE
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