Wed. 10/20
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Chamber Event
Join everyone at La Pizzaria
3656 Dressler Rd NW
Canton, OH
Questions? (330) 456-7253


Join us for the October AultCare QuickConnect Networking Luncheon featuring Janelle Lee, Director of Client Engagement, The Manufacturing Advocacy and Growth Network (MAGNET).

Topic: Who is MAGNET?

About the luncheon:

Quick Connect attendees have the opportunity to obtain business leads through enjoyable networking activities at an event that has built a reputation as one of the most energetic lead producing sessions in Stark County. You’ll hear compelling speakers, meet new business contacts and enjoy a delicious lunch.  As a member, if you bring a door prize valued at $15 or more, you’ll even star in your very own 30 second commercial to promote your business!

Featured entree: Chicken Parmesan, Penne Pasta with a side salad or Chicken Chef Salad.

BIO: Janelle Lee

Janelle Lee comes to MAGNET with a wealth of experience in community and economic development with an interest and passion for executing and cultivating business partnerships to help communities, businesses and people grow and thrive.

Janelle started with MAGNET in February 2020 as the Director of Client Engagement.  She operates and manages the Canton Technology and Innovation Center located at the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and is responsible for outreach, client engagement and executing strategies to grow the manufacturing economic impact and MAGNET revenue in Northeast Ohio that includes the following counties of  Stark, Wayne, Ashland, Richland, Crawford, Medina, Loraine, Huron, and Erie.

Prior to relocating to Stark County, Janelle was an economic developer in the greater Cincinnati region, focusing on several economic, community and urban revitalization initiatives and projects.  Janelle also executed and managed strategies for recruiting international manufacturing companies for expansion and/or co-location to the greater Cincinnati region.

Janelle is currently a board member for the Stark County Minority Business Association (SCMBA) and the Downtown Canton Landbank Board (DCLB.)  She recently served as Co-Chair for the Growing for Good campaign for the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank, Chair of the CEO Committee for the Black College Football Hall of Fame, and Chair for the 2020 Go Red for Women Campaign for the American Heart Association.  She is an advisory committee member for Aultman College and serves on the Malone University President’s Advisory Council.

Janelle received an Associate Degree in Applied Business from the University of Cincinnati and a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Union Institute & University.