The Geauga Shale Directory is a service of the Geauga Growth Partnership (GGP) The Geauga Growth Partnership works to retain and grow jobs, contribute to business growth and strengthen the local economy. It was created in 2010 by Geauga County business, professional and civic leaders. It is a not for profit organization that is sustained by business and community partners through dues based membership.

GGP Key Action Areas:

  • Exploring business needs as a trusted advisor
  • Developing education initiatives to prepare tomorrow’s workforce
  • Supporting entrepreneurs
  • Addressing issues regarding energy and broadband
  • Assisting with commercial real estate needs
  • Creating strategies with nonprofit leaders
  • Collaborating to strengthen key business sectors, e.g. shale energy, agriculture, plastics & polymers, biomedical and specialty materials


Do you share the Partnership’s vision for a more vibrant Geauga County? Become a member. Membership benefits include enhanced services such as more prominent profiles in the Geauga Shale Directory and the Geauga Business Directory, access to experienced business executives, the right to vote on bylaws and Partnership directors and the ability to participate in benchmark setting surveys.

To learn more about the benefits of membership contact the Partnership at or (440) 564-1060.