Jeb Bush To Headline Mackinac Policy ConferenceFormer Florida Governor Jeb Bush will talk about education, economic growth, and reinventing government.
Chamber's Detroit Policy Conference Looks At City's Economic ResurgenceWhile Detroit's city government teeters on the brink, Detroiters -- particularly young new Detroiters -- are busy building successful businesses and whole new neighborhoods of residences where empty, blighted buildings stood before. Their stories provided inspiration for more than 600 of Detroit's government, busienss and community leaders Thursday at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s 2013 Detroit Policy Conference, held at the Motor City Casino Hotel.
Detroit Chamber's Connection Point Now Part Of MEDC's Pure Michigan Business ConnectThe Detroit Regional Chamber's Connection Point program, which has worked to connect Detroit-area businesses with new clients ranging from huge defense contractors to NASA, has become part of the Michigan Economic Development Corp.'s Pure Michigan Business Connect program.
Event Notices From January 28The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Michigan Matters: The Economy And Elder CareFor Michigan residents, the state of the local economy and the needs of an aging population are cause for concern.
Event Notices From December 6The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Michigan Matters: Grand Valley State UniversityThis week on Michigan Matters, Grand Valley State University President Thomas Haas stops by to tell Host Carol Cain about the college’s expansion plans for Metro Detroit.
Talent Partners Get $2.19 Million Federal Grant To Grow Manufacturing BasePartners including the Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan, Detroit Regional Chamber, Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center and National Center for Manufacturing Sciences, were awarded $2.19 million over three years through the federal Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge for Advanced Manufacturing.
90 Area Companies Seek Sales To Big Military ContractorThe Detroit Regional Chamber gathered 90 businesses at Macomb Community College Friday to boost Michigan's sales to the Virginia defense contractor ManTech Inernational Corp.
Local Companies Seek To Do Business With BoeingBusinesses hoping to build a relationship with Boeing gathered Monday in Sterling Heights. The Detroit Regional Chamber hosted Monday's Connection Point program program event at Velocity.
Detroit Chamber Introduces Michigan Small Business To BoeingNearly 100 Detroit-area companies gathered at the Macomb-OU INCubator at Velocity Center on 18 Mile Road in Sterling Heights Monday to meet with officials of Boeing Co. in hopes of becoming suppliers to the aeronautics giant.
Poll: 2012 Mackinac Policy Conference, Your Thoughts?It was back to work for hundreds of community and business leaders who spent much of last week on Mackinac Island for the Detroit Regional Chamber’s annual Mackinac Policy Conference.
MEDC Announces New Initiatives At MackinacThe Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced five new initiatives under the Pure Michigan Business Connect umbrella at the Mackinac Policy Conference last week that will further help Michigan businesses grow and improve the state’s economy.
Region's 'Fab Five' Meet Again On MackinacShould Southeast Michigan be marketed as a single brand? That was the question before the "Big Five" area leaders Thursday at the Mackinac Policy Conference.
A Mackinac To-Do List For That Southbound TripWell, it's over. Three days of panel discussions, keynotes and informal networking on the future of Michigan and its economy have concluded, and more than 1,500 movers, shakers and difference-makers are headed back south along Michigan's major roads -- well, except for a few who came here from the U.P.