business attraction

Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Michigan Budget Includes $2M For Automation Alley

The Michigan state budget for the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1, signed last week by Gov. Rick Snyder, includes a $2 million provision for Automation Alley, Michigan’s largest technology business association.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2012

The Spark Central incubator and meeting space in downtown Ann Arbor.

Ann Arbor Spark Takes Over Business Attraction In Livingston County

Ann Arbor Spark, the public-private economic development agency for Washtenaw County, announced Wednesday that it has been asked by the Economic Development Council of Livingston County to make a proposal to assume management of its business attraction efforts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011

Ann Arbor's Business Search In California, Day Two

Jennifer Owens, Ann Arbor SPARK’s vice president for business development, is charged with overseeing the organization’s efforts to attract and retain new businesses to the Ann Arbor region.  Over this week, Owens is on a […]