100 Year Club



Join the Western Reserve Historical Society in celebrating entrepreneurship in Northeast Ohio at the annual induction ceremony that recognizes companies and organizations on this momentous milestone of reaching the centennial mark in their history. This fundraising event is open to anyone who wishes to celebrate the accomplishments of existing members and new inductees. All proceeds support the WRHS Youth Entrepreneurship Education Program (YEE).


Keynote Speaker:

How an Entrepreneurial Mindset Continues to Drive GOJO Forward
Carey Jaros, President and Chief Executive Officer for GOJO Industries*

As President and CEO of GOJO Industries, Carey Jaros brings passion for the company’s Purpose — Saving Lives and Making Life Better Through Well-Being Solutions — to her daily work. Her focus is on continuously extending GOJO leadership as a market-making, growth-oriented company that cares about the health and well-being of people both out in the world and within its own walls. As an executive, board member, and investor, Carey has worked on, and in, more than 50 organizations— from established public and private companies, to startups and non-profits.

Celebrating 100 Years

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center*

Cleveland Museum of Natural History*

First Federal Savings of Lorain

Harvard Business School Club of Northeastern Ohio

The Print Club of Cleveland

Summit Metro Parks*

Thompson Hine*


Celebrating 150+ Years

Academy of Medicine of Cleveland & Northern Ohio*


Ursuline College*

*denotes minority/women led organizations





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