Michigan Economic Development Corp.
A new report on Michigan’s 2013 tourism industry from the Toronto-based tourism research firm Longwoods International says the state’s Pure Michigan campaign drove more than 4 million trips last year, producing $1.2 billion in economic impact.
The Michigan Economic Development Corp. Tuesday announced state approval of economic development projects that will create 1,444 new jobs in Michigan and result in $362 million in business spending in the state.
Three companies will be expanding and adding jobs in Michigan with support from the Michigan Strategic Fund, the Michigan Economic Development Corp. said Wednesday. The expansions are expected to generate nearly $27.6 million in new capital investment and bring 494 new jobs in Michigan.
More than 400 people representing more than 150 Michigan manufacturers and service providers spent their Thursday at the General Motors Heritage Center in Sterling Heights. But they weren’t there just to ogle the center’s spectacular collection of classic GM sheet metal. They were there to expand into the aerospace business with Boeing Co. and Kuka Systems North America LLC.
Two companies will invest up to $22.1 million in Detroit, creating 229 new jobs, the Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced.
The North American International Auto Show is cool long before you get in the official door. Having one of the original DeLorean time machines from the “Back To The Future” movies around ensures that.
The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced approval of Michigan Business Development and Community Revitalization program incentives to four companies planning expansions in the state. The projects are expected to generate up to $35.4 million in investments and add 285 new jobs in Michigan.
A partnership of the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and a network of community colleges will promote training opportunities for in-demand careers to Michigan high school students.
The “Pure Michigan” screen dedicated on Nov. 19 by michigan’s economic development CEO Mike Finney will debut the official reopening of Manistee’s Vogue Theatre on Dec. 6, capping nearly three years of work to restore the 75 year-old venue.
The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.