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For decades, much of Northeast Ohio's growth migrated to the suburbs...new buildings, office parks, factories. But one local company has reversed that trend and is creating jobs and hope in downtown Cleveland.

Like many others, Fred Geis's family came to Northeast Ohio for a brighter future. He and his brother built a flourishing development company...then turned their attention from suburban growth back to downtown Cleveland. One project on the horizon is the first lakefront development in years.

Another is the renovation and re-utilization of the storied Agora Theatre as incubator to new small businesses.

Fred Geis and his family see a future where the MidTown Corridor is a vibrant economic hub.