Our office is often the first point of contact for companies that are interested in expanding, relocating to Defiance County or establishing a business here. No matter where you are in the process, we’d love to know more, and we’d love to help. Contact us to see how our team can support your efforts.

Defiance County Economic Development
1300 E. Second Street, Suite 201
Defiance, OH 43512

Phone: 419.784.4471
Toll Free: 800.283.3342

Erika Willitzer
Carla Hinkle
Kortney Williams

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Investor support helps us fulfill our mission of growing and retaining the resources, industrial base and employment opportunities in Defiance County. Together, we can achieve success!

Your investment is key to:

  • Protecting the existing asset and employment base of Defiance County through a retention and expansion program
  • Showcasing Defiance County as a premier location for business investment
  • Bringing new jobs to the area by recruiting business sectors that will provide diversity in the area’s industrial make up
  • Working with public and private partners to strengthen the local business climate
  • Shaping our strategic plan

Download, complete and return our business pledge form to secure your membership.