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The Spark Central incubator and meeting space in downtown Ann Arbor.

Ann Arbor Spark Supports FAAC Inc Expansion, Jobs Creation

The economic development agency Ann Arbor Spark is assisting the expansion of FAAC Inc. in Pittsfield Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2011

arbor networks

Arbor Networks to Add 20 Jobs in Ann Arbor

Arbor Networks recently announced that it plans to add 20 jobs at its location in Ann Arbor. As part of its expansion, the IT technology security company was awarded a tax abatement to support property improvements and new equipment at its Ann Arbor facility.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2011

Focus-Hope & Android Industries. (WWJ: Pat Sweeting)

Android Industries Will Add 150 Jobs At Focus: HOPE Site

Focus Hope and Android Industries are now partners in a venture that will create new jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2011


Macomb County Adds 600+ Jobs, $55.1M Investments In First Half Of 2011

The Macomb County Department of Planning & Economic Development said 11 of its client companies invested more than $55.1 million between Jan. 1 and June 30, helping preserve 1,167 Michigan jobs and create an additional 639 new positions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2011


Kalamazoo Life Sciences Firm Gets EPA Contract, Will Add Jobs

KALAMAZOO — CeeTox Inc., a Kalamazoo-based life sciences company, has been awarded a contract with a maximum value of $25.9 million over a year — with four additional one-year options, bringing the total possible award to $129.6 million […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2011

CEO: Manufacturing Jobs Steadily Increasing Output, Employment

The jobs numbers came out and no one was happy: preliminarily, 18,000 new jobs were created in the country last month – the fewest new monthly jobs in more than a year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2011


HP Hiring 250 In Pontiac, Joining Metro Detroit’s IT Jobs Boom

Hewlett-Packard Co. is providing further evidence that southeast Michigan is one of the nation’s hottest markets for tech jobs, with HP joining the hiring wave by bringing 250 new jobs to Pontiac.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2011


Third Quarter Hiring Pace Modest In Metro Detroit

Employers in the Detroit area expect to hire at a modest pace in the third quarter of the year, according to the quarterly employment outlook survey from the Milwaukee temporary staffing firm Manpower Inc.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2011

The Ford Focus Electric. (Ford Motor Co. photo.)

Ford To Triple Production Capacity Of EVs In North America By 2013

Ford Motor Co. announced Thursday it is tripling production capacity of its electrified vehicle lineup through 2013, further boosting volumes of its all-new C-Max Hybrid and C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid, which begin production next year and adding hundreds of green auto jobs in the Detroit area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2011

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GM to Invest $130 Million, Add 25 Jobs in Warren

General Motors Co. said Monday it would invest $130 million to build an enterprise data center at its Technical Center campus in Warren, adding 25 high-tech jobs and expanding and renovating a former administrative building.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2011