For the third consecutive year, Ohio Technical College – a premier
provider of specialized technical training in a wide variety of
transportation fields – has been awarded the Weatherhead 100 Award by
Case Weatherhead School of Management and The Council of Smaller
The 2010 Weatherhead 100 Award recognizes the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio, based on the percentage of sales growth from 2005-2009. Ohio Technical College placed 62 out of 100 companies on the list.
"We’re proud to have earned this honor three years in a row, and we
believe our growth reflects on Ohio Technical College’s ability to
deliver the high-quality, experienced employees that the automotive
industry’s demands," said Jordan Brenner, director of admissions and
To be eligible for the award, companies also must have net sales over
$1 million and have a minimum of 16 full-time employees in 2010. OTC
and its branch campus the PowerSport Institute currently have over
1,300 students enrolled in class – a 25% increase over last year. The
college’s staff has reached 270 employees.
Ohio Technical College first held classes in 1969 as the Ohio Diesel
Mechanics School, conducting six -week courses in Cleveland’s Warehouse
district. Today, students at Ohio Technical College can choose from
more than 20 specialized technician training programs in automotive,
motorcycle, diesel equipment, collision repair and refinishing, custom
paint and graphics, classic car restoration, high performance and
racing, alternative fuel vehicles, power generator systems, welding and
For more information about Ohio Technical College, visit ohiotechnicalcollege.com and psi-now.com.