Small Ohio Town Rebounding After Departure Of Top Employer

August 29, 2016

Soon after the shipping company DHL left during the recession in 2008, Wilmington, Ohio was in bad shape. The town of 12,000 relied on the well-paying jobs and benefits that the plant offered.

Wilmington got a recent boost from a new commerce giant. Amazon is now flying planes in and out of the former DHL air park. tells the story of two twenty-somethings that took over the town’s chamber of commerce.

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