Meet ystark! YP: Jacob Boron


Jacob Boron

Occupation/Title/Place of work

Manager - Business Strategy and Operations at AultCare



Why are you interested in Stark County’s Young Professionals initiative?

YPs will drive the next wave of innovation in Stark, and have an opportunity to mold what the community will look like in the future.

What would you share to encourage other people to join?

Businesses, professionals, and the community will all be better if creative, successful, and hard-working YPs come together!

Did you grow up in Stark? If so, where? If not, where did you move from and why?


Why do you stay in Stark County, from both a personal and professional point of view?

Because this is home! It has a little something for everyone, and has great potential.

What do you like MOST about Stark County?

There is something to do for everyone.

What would you change about Stark County if you could?

More businesses growth downtown, and a connection between our schools, universities, and business development.

What do you see as valuable opportunities for YPs in Stark County when it comes to career opportunities, cultural access, leadership or community involvement opportunities?

There is a huge opportunity for established professionals and leaders in Stark to take students at our universities under their wing and develop the next line of leaders.

What would attract more YPs to Stark County?

New businesses, awareness of what is happening in the community, and "big city" activities.

What do you do in the evenings or on the weekends for fun in Stark County or NE Ohio?

Visit the breweries and vineyards in the area, golf, and use the trails and parks for fun with the family.

Could you see yourself spending your lifetime in Stark County and if not, what would cause you to leave?