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.
Friedman: Average Is History"We've all got to be above average now just as the opening ante in the hyperconnected global economy, according to New York Times columnist and best-selling business author Thomas Friedman."
On Mackinac, Snyder Says We're Catching Other StatesGov. Rick Snyder said other states are now sufficiently worried about losing new business to Michigan that they're saying bad things about us.
Ford On Mackinac: Michigan Can Be Silicon Valley Of High Tech Auto FutureThe great-grandson of Henry Ford told the Mackinac Policy Conference Thursday morning that America has a newfound respect for manufacturing, a field that can and should be green.
Obama Wins Straw Poll At Chamber MackinacPresident Barack Obama easily won an unscientific election of the crowd Wednesday night after an evening political panel discussion at the Detroit Regional Chamber's Mackinac Policy Conference.
Comcast Business Services Expands Voice PortfolioComcast Corp. (Nasdaq: used the Detroit Regional Chamber's Mackinac Policy Conference to roll out a new business phone service, called Comcast Business VoiceEdge.
Penske: No Quick Fixes, But Detroit Turnaround PossibleRoger Penske had more of his usual no-nonsense prescriptions for turning around Detroit Wednesday at the Detroit Regional Chamber's Mackinac Policy Conference.
Public Schools To Take Common Education ApproachA coalition of business leaders says Michigan's economic future depends on preschool accessibility for children at risk.
Stabenow Pushes Michigan Biotech In Farm BillMichigan's biotech industry could get a boost from the federal 2012 Farm Bill, under new initiatives announced Wednesday by Sen. Debbie Stabenow and state biotech leaders at the Detroit Regional Chamber's Mackinac Policy Conference.
URC: Michigan's Top Universities Provide Talent, Ideas For AutosMichigan's University Research Corridor schools confer more than 3,600 degrees annually in auto-ready careers and have spent more than $300 million on auto-related research in the past five years, according to a new report released Wednesday.