LEAP Lansing

Map App Wins Last Lansing Hatching Event Of 2013

Rounding out this year’s Hatching winners and finalists to pitch at Launched: Celebration of Entrepreneurship pitch competition, a business idea called What’s Mapnin’ won the judges’ vote last week at the Hatching round 6.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2013

LEAP Lansing

LEAP Offers $20K To Regional Business Incubators

The Lansing Economic Area Partnership, the economic development organization for the state capital region, announced a request for proposals Tuesday for business incubators in the region.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/26/2013

LEAP Leads Export Mission To Germany

Are you a business that wants a sure-fire way to increase your profits? Exporting may be your answer. But perhaps you need training, resources, and money to assist you. Consider the State Trade Export Promotion program and targeting Germany with your colleagues, Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce, Lansing Economic Area Partnership and the Michigan Economic Development Corp.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2013


Aerospace Manufacturer Moving Into Lansing

Aerospace manufacturer Apex Precision Solutions Inc. began operations recently after having moved into their first location in Ingham County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2012

LEAP Launches Workgroup To Welcome International Students And Businesses

Under the Global Lansing workgroup partnership through the Lansing Economic Area Partnership, efforts to welcome international students and businesses will be conducted on a regional scale and strengthened with the help of many volunteers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012

Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero

Lansing Economic Area Partnership Signs Agreements With Turkey

Officials with the Lansing Economic Area Partnership traveled to Turkey Saturday along with partners at Prima Civitas Foundation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2012

LEAP Lansing

LEAP Transforms How The Region Writes Economic Development Grants

The Lansing Economic Area Partnership, through the services of Kuntzsch Business Services Inc., is launching a pilot program to help local municipalities in the Greater Lansing region use grant writing services aimed at economic development projects or initiatives.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2012

LEAP Lansing

LEAP Unveils Cutting Edge 3-D Printing Machine

How does an entrepreneur or inventor take an idea, find a manufacturer and pay for the large costs of a prototype so that they can then test and display to investors and banks? It takes a lot of time, resources, and money.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2012

LEAP Lansing

LEAP Invited To Accompany Governor On European Mission

The Lansing Economic Area Partnership’s senior vice president of business development, Ray De Winkle, will embark on a trip to Europe as part of Gov. Rick Snyder’s European Mission.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2012

MSU Launches Entrepreneurial Education, Support Network

Earn a degree and get a job — that was old-school career planning. Michigan State University urges students today to get an idea and start a company — maybe before the diploma. A student business […]