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MBN Celebrating 8 Years! Remembering Inaugural Episode with Rob Fowler!

Michigan Business Beat
June 26, 2019 10:00 AM

Rob_Fowler.jpgJuly 4th 2019, is marking the 8th anniversary for Michigan Business Network. Here, you get to listen to a July 4th 2011 segment from “Michigan Today”, a sister show to ‘Michigan Business Beat’ on MBN.

Chris Holman billed that day nearing a decade ago as both “Freedom from Bad Business Communications Day”, and "Independence from Bad Business Communications Day".

Rob Fowler, CEO of SBAM, the Small Business Association of Michigan joins Chris on this special event. The pair viewed that time as a right one for the need of getting out the message. SBAM at the time served approximately 12,000 members. Today they've surpassed 27,000.

Even at that time Mr. Fowler saw the value of nurturing small business. Their perspective at the time reflected the early optimism as Michigan and the nation was starting to dig out from the ‘Great Recession’.

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Michigan Business Beat, hosted by Chris Holman, discusses economic development, new or unusual entrepreneurial initiatives, and successful business practices from different regions and industries around Michigan with a wide range of entrepreneurs and business leaders.

8:00 AM every Monday through Friday
Replay: 8:00 AM, 2:00 PM, 8:00 PM, 2:00 AM The music for 'Michigan Business Beat' is graciously shared use of Phil Denny's "Traffic Jam" off his 2012 CD 'Crossover'

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