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Business Leaders For Michigan CEO Doug Rothwell Reports Progress In Turnaround Plan

Michigan is a little more than 30 percent closer to being a top ten state than it was five years ago, he says.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2014

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‘Global Center for Mobility’ Plan Aims To Add 100,000 Jobs

Michigan is already known as a global leader in the automotive industry. Business Leaders for Michigan, the statewide CEO grouip that succeeded Detroit Renaissance, Wednesday outlined a plan to grow that industry further with a target of adding 100,000 new jobs in what BLM calls mobility.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

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BLM Offers Plan To Make Michigan A ‘Global Engineering Village’

Michigan can become a global leader in engineering by building on its existing strengths, according to recommendations released Monday by Business Leaders for Michigan, the statewide CEO organization that is the successor to Detroit Renaissance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2013


2013 Michigan CEO Summit Showcases Growth & Progress

More than 400 business executives, nonprofit and community leaders, and policymakers met Wednesday in Detroit to take stock of Michigan’s economic transformation to date at the CEO Summit of Business Leaderes and Michigan, the statewide CEO group and successor to Detroit Renaissance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2013


Engler, Futurist Burrus To Keynote 2013 BLM CEO Summit

Former Michigan Gov. John Engler and noted futurist Daniel Burrus will provide the keynote speeches at Business Leaders for Michigan’s 2013 CEO Summit, set for Wednesday, Oct. 30 at the Westin Book Cadillac in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2013

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BLM’s Performance Tracker Shows Good News For Michigan Public Universities

The update ranks all 15 Michigan public universities across more than 30 different data points, and shows many are on track to keep administrative costs low while boosting granting degrees with the critical skills employers need.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2013

Event Notices From Sept. 20-22

First Bi-National Blue Water Regional Collaboration Conference Oct. 2 in Port Huron: The first Bi-National Blue Water Regional Collaboration Conference will be held Wednesday, Oct. 2 in Port Huron, sponsored by the St. Clair County […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2013

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Business Leaders Forecast: Michigan Growth To Outpace U.S

Business Leaders for Michigan, the state’s business roundtable, continues to forecast that Michigan’s economy will grow faster than the national economy over the next six to eighteen months.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2013

Event Notices From July 1

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused people, groups, institutions and companies

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2013

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MichBio, BLM Work To Develop Strategy To Grow Life Science Industry

The state’s top leaders in business, life sciences, pharmaceutical and medical device innovation met Thursday to develop strategies to grow Michigan’s biosciences industry.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013