COSE represents more than 14,000 small businesses in Northeast Ohio, and if COSE members were to add up their employee numbers, COSE would be the largest employer in the region. For three decades, COSE has worked hard to call attention to the needs of small business.
The one constant in COSE’s ability to make a difference has been the active involvement of our members in the work that we do and the decisions we make. COSE is an organization for business owners, led by business owners. Our work focuses on removing the barriers to small business success and creating new opportunities.
We urge you to join us in our efforts and do your part to move our state forward.
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COSE Day at the Capitol
This all-expenses-paid annual road trip to our state's capitol gives members the opportunity to connect with key legislators to discuss issues that affect Northeast Ohio small businesses most.
Our annual trip to Washington D.C. giving members the opportunity to meet face-to-face with legislators and gain insight on national issues that could potentially impact Ohio businesses.
NSBA Action Alerts
The National Small Business Association (NSBA) is a national nonprofit membership organization founded in 1937, representing America's Small Business Companies and Entrepreneurs.
Contact Your Legislator
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