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Creative Placemaking Summit 3

Students United: Mobile Minds Flipping Society
October 20, 2017 3:00 PM

The Creative Placemaking Summit 3 took place on October 11, 2017 at the Lansing Center. The MCG was fortunate enough to be among the roster of presenters detailing significant placemaking initiatives throughout the Lansing region and beyond.

It was to our great delight that 58 individuals attended the Michigan Creativity Group presentation (including Lansing area business/state leaders: Chris Holman, Darcy Kerr, and Edythe Hatter-Williams) with many expressing their interest and appreciation for our work.

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Lansing Manifest Empowerment Tour

Students United: Mobile Minds Flipping Society
October 20, 2017 2:00 PM

The Michigan Creativity Group was thrilled to participate in the first annual Princess of Suburbia Empowerment Tour on Saturday September 30, 2017, at the West Campus of LCC, Lansing Community College.

MCG co-founders Jason LaFay and Jeff Croley along with two students from DeWitt High School - Evan Hughes and Issac Jen - listened to some inspiring live/remote presentations from the following speakers at Lansing Community College's West Campus:
Chris Holman, Dr. Sherri Henderson, Princess Fumi Hancock, and Dan Hagfors. The session was also video live streamed to Dr. Princess Fumi Hancock's network.

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Tony Vernaci and the Setting up of AIAM Aerospace Industry Association of Michigan

Michigan Business Beat
October 20, 2017 12:00 PM

Jeffrey Mosher caught up with MEDC's Tony Vernaci, Executive Director, AIAM Aerospace Industry Association of Michigan reviewing his role at the MEDC as VP Global Business Development had him supporting the awareness of Michigan’s aerospace industry.

Their efforts really started to pay off and interest grew when people started to realize the significant opportunities in the aerospace industry.

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Key Takeaways from the MVCA Outreach Tour

Michigan Business Beat
October 20, 2017 11:00 AM

Chris Holman speaks with Maureen Miller Brosnan, Executive Director, MVCA - Michigan Venture Capital Association, Ann Arbor, MI to discuss three Key Takeaways from the MVCA Outreach Tour.

MVCA kicked off a multi-city outreach tour starting in Grand Rapids, then Chicago, and as the last stop, Boston.

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ACD and Their CEO Kevin Schoen Evolving with the Times

Michigan Business Beat
October 20, 2017 10:00 AM

Chris Holman welcomes Kevin Schoen, CEO, ACD.net, Lansing, MI, into the studio reviewing Kevin's background, ACD.net history, and current focus.

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Insights on the Ford Motor Company

A Shunpiker's Journal
October 20, 2017 9:00 AM

We call this "a week of punditry." Friend and colleague, auto industry veteran Ken Zino, joins to co-host as we talk about a variety of issues and news. Ken managed international PR for Ford for part of his career and offers some insightful thoughts on the company’s change of direction away from being a maker of cars and trucks.  Politics . . . racing . . . technology: we talk about it all. 

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National Manufacturing Day | Franchino

Michigan Business Network
October 19, 2017 5:00 PM

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Latest Technology News & Trends

Bottom Line IT
October 19, 2017 4:00 PM

Segment 1
Siri Saves Sick Girl from Flood

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Sparrow Needs Your Help in Winning Statewide Organ Donation Challenge

Michigan Business Network
October 18, 2017 12:00 PM

LANSING, MI – Sparrow needs everyone’s help in winning a statewide hospital challenge to see who can add the most names to the Michigan Organ Donor Registry this fall.

If you’re not among the 60 percent of Michigan adults who are registered organ and tissue donors, go to www.giftoflifemichigan.org/go/sparrow by Nov. 10 to be counted in the Gift of Life Michigan Hospital Challenge. If you think you’re a registered donor but aren’t sure, check your driver’s license or state ID for a little red heart symbol in the lower right corner.

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Dr. Sheri Prentiss Sparrow's Survivors Celebration Keynote Presentation

Michigan Business Beat
October 18, 2017 11:00 AM

From the 28th Annual WINS Celebration Michigan Business Network shares the keynote by evening speaker Dr. Sheri Prentiss, M.D., an Occupational and Environmental Medicine Physician and recent breast cancer survivor.

The eleven segments share her story and how she grew up wanting to be a doctor, and the challenges and opportunities presented by her illnesses. The October 9th celebration at the Michigan Athletic Club in East Lansing, gathered the amazing Breast Cancer Warriors and were assisted by many including MSU ROTC Candidates.

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