Gov. Rick Snyder

DTE headquarters. (WWJ file photo)

DTE Boosts 2012 Michigan Spending Target To $700 Million

DTE Energy said Monday it has exceeded target for spending with Michigan based companies through August, as part of its ongoing commitment to the Pure Michigan Business Connect Initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2012

(WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne, File)

Michigan Companies In China To Expand Exports

Business leaders from 21 Michigan companies are in China this week meeting with prospective partners, distributors and buyers to increase export opportunities from Michigan to China.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2012

(credit: Gov. Rick Snyder's office via Twitter)

Snyder Sets Brisk Pace In Mackinac Bridge Walk

Gov. Rick Snyder led thousands of walkers and runners across the Mackinac Bridge for one of Michigan’s most popular Labor Day traditions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/03/2012


Snyder Signs Bills To Promote Access To Telemedicine

Gov. Rick Snyder’s office last week announced he had signed to legislation designed to harness technology for the best delivery of medical information and services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2012

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

Snyder: Economic Gardening Working In Michigan

Michigan’s strategy to create a positive business climate to help Michigan companies grow is showing results, Governor Rick Snyder told a record crowd at the 2012 National Economic Gardening Conference today in Grand Rapids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2012


Effort To Recall Gov. Snyder Comes To An End

The group seeking to recall Governor Rick Snyder is throwing in the petition towel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2012


Detroit Film Locations Tour Maps Now Available

Downtown Detroit has provided filming locations for more than 60 feature films, television series and other digital media productions in the past several years, many of which are featured in a new Detroit Film Locations Tour map produced by the Michigan Film Office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2012

Gov. Rick Snyder

On Mackinac, Snyder Says We’re Catching Other States

Gov. Rick Snyder said other states are now sufficiently worried about losing new business to Michigan that they’re saying bad things about us.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2012


Three Companies To Invest $35M, Add 400+ Jobs In Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. Wednesday announced that three companies were approved for incentives by the Michigan Strategic Fund through the Michigan Business Development Program to support their expansions in the state. The projects are expected to generate up to more than $35 million in investments and add up to 443 new jobs in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2012

Gov. Rick Snyder, second from right, meets with officials of Hark Orchids L.P. in Germany last week. From the left are Anja Hark-Bormann, Oliver Bormann, Ingrid Hark, Fritz Hark, Snyder and Karl-Heinz Lapornkik. Photo: Office of the Governor.

German Company To Invest $5M In Orchid Growing Operation

Gov. Rick Snyder Friday announced that Hark Orchids L.P., an orchid grower headquartered in Lippstadt, Germany, will invest $5 million to establish its first location outside of Germany in Kalamazoo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2012