Connect With Us

The Grow Licking County CIC is a non-profit organization with a board of directors from both the public and private sectors serving as the main economic development agency for all of Licking County and its municipalities. Our mission is to provide a single, comprehensive resource to help business expand or relocate to our area. We are the front door of the community – welcoming development, connecting resources and increasing opportunities.

Let's Talk

We’re eager to help you explore your options in Licking County and the possibilities that await.

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Nathan Strum
Director of Economic Development

P: 740.345.9757 ext. 3
F: 740.345.5141

Kristin Krueger
Project Associate

P: 740.345.9757 ext. 6
F: 740.345.5141

Mail /correspondence can be sent to Nathan at:
50 W. Locust Street
Newark, OH 43055

Additional ways to connect with grow Licking County CIC:


Economic Development Training Series

Presented by GROW Licking County Community Improvement Corp

Click here to learn more, view a recorded presentation, and browse session materials

Attend a Meeting

The GROW Licking County Board of Directors meet on a regular basis. Meeting are open to the public and we encourage you to join us in our ongoing discussion of improving Licking County through economic development.

Click here to access our 2017 meeting schedule.

Annual Report