DTE Energy Tops Goals For Spending With Michigan BusinessesDTE Energy spent $231 million with Michigan-based suppliers through April, compared to its $191 million target, as part of its commitment to the Pure Michigan Business Connect Initiative that began two years ago. This is 20 percent higher than DTE's 2013 year-to-date target.
Hennessey Capital Offers Michigan Businesses Reduced Fees Through MEDCHennessey Capital, a division of Hitachi Capital America Corp., is doing its part to nurture and assist Michigan businesses by offering reduced fees to new clients participating in the Pure Michigan Business Connect initiative.
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.
Consumers Energy Launches 'Buy Michigan' Initiative For Energy Efficiency ProgramAs part of its commitment to Pure Michigan Business Connect, Consumers Energy is launching a "Buy Michigan" initiative for its business energy efficiency program.
DTE Boosts 2012 Michigan Spending Target To $700 MillionDTE Energy said Monday it has exceeded target for spending with Michigan based companies through August, as part of its ongoing commitment to the Pure Michigan Business Connect Initiative.
Consumers Energy Doubles To $500 Million Its Commitment To Pure MichiganMichigan Gov. Rick Snyder announced that Consumers Energy has doubled – to $500 million – its commitment to Pure Michigan Business Connect, a key initiative putting people back to work in Michigan.
100+ Gather At Pure Michigan Business Connect SummitMore than 100 people met Monday at a summit focused on strengthening small to medium-sized Michigan-based businesses through increased sales to Jackson-based Consumers Energy.
Snyder: Economic Gardening Working In MichiganMichigan’s strategy to create a positive business climate to help Michigan companies grow is showing results, Governor Rick Snyder told a record crowd at the 2012 National Economic Gardening Conference today in Grand Rapids.
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.
More Michigan Businesses Getting Work From Consumers EnergyMore Michigan businesses are getting work from Consumers Energy as a result of the company's commitment to Pure Michigan Business Connect.
Local Company Completes Project For Ludington Pumped Storage UpgradeA Ludington company, Hardman Construction Inc., has completed a key project -- improving a Lake Michigan barge dock -- needed for the $800 million upgrade of the Ludington Pumped Storage Plant.