The four leading candidates for Mayor of Detroit squared off Thursday night in another debate, this time on Mackinac Island as part of the annual Detroit Chamber of Commerce Policy Conference.
The state’s $8 billion Pure Michigan Business Connect program continues to grow, with Consumers Energy and DTE Energy committing to a total of $2 billion in spending with other Michigan-based companies.
The American auto industry is on a “slow and steady growth path up,” even though it now accounts for a mere 12 percent of global auto production, a panel said Wednesday at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference.
The conference runs through Wednesday through Friday, May 29-31.
Over 1600 attendees will converge on Mackinac Island starting Wednesday for the beginning of the annual Mackinac Policy Conference.
Among those community and business leaders gathering on Mackinac Island will be Tom Watkins, former state school superintendent now US-China business and education consultant.
Verizon Wireless has expanded its 4G LTE network to Mackinac Island, just in time for the Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference 2013.
More than one thousand people will head north for the annual event, which runs from Wednesday through Friday.
County Executive Mark Hackel says that he wants Macomb known as a regional player.
Oakland County Exec L. Brooks Patterson said he doesn’t think Mackinac Island “is very user-friendly for a wheelchair.