WARREN — Ohio entrepreneurs amid the viral outbreak in 2020 set a document of 171,073 new enterprise filings, eclipsing the earlier yr’s document of 130,621, based on the Ohio Secretary of State’s workplace.
The information represents a 31 % enhance final yr in comparison with 2019 that Secretary Frank LaRose attributes to the “brave, daring” entrepreneurs who “discovered methods to face adversity and get the job carried out.”
LaRose mentioned though the numbers aren’t an ideal financial indicator, they’re an indication of financial optimism that he expects will proceed via 2021.
For the month, there have been 13,735 new enterprise filings with the workplace’s enterprise providers division. That represents a 51 % enhance from December 2019, which notched 9,071 new filings, based on the workplace.
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