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Troy Chamber of Commerce | Troy Schools Gear Up for “Step Up to the Plate” Promotion

Michigan Business Network
October 16, 2018 2:00 PM

Troy Schools Gear Up for “Step Up to the Plate” Promotion & Chance to Win $1,000 Cash Prize. 

From November 5-9, select restaurants will offer
20% OFF to patrons who turn in receipts to their favorite Troy School for a chance to win $1,000 cash prize

October 15, 2018—Troy, MI —  A partnership between Troy Chamber member restaurants and Troy School District (TSD), “Step Up to the Plate” is slated for Monday, November 5 – Friday, November 9.

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Troy Chamber of Commerce | CEO Series Event of the Year Featuring Nate Forbes, Managing Partner of The Forbes Company

Michigan Business Network
October 16, 2018 1:00 PM

Nate Forbes, a nationally recognized developer, owner and manager of luxury shopping destinations throughout the country, to Present at Troy Chamber’s CEO Series Event - November 7 

October 15, 2018TROY, MI — On Wednesday, November 7th, the Troy Chamber will host of the most highly anticipated CEO Series event of the year featuring Nate Forbes, Managing partner of The Forbes Company, the developer and owner behind the Somerset Collection in Troy, MI. The event will take place at Petruzzello's (6950 Rochester Road, Troy) from 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. and includes a sit-down breakfast.

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2018 Michigan CEO Summit

Michigan Business Network
September 27, 2018 2:00 PM


Just released: 

Full speaker lineup & agenda!


Thursday, November 1, 2018  ●  8:00AM - 2:00PM

The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit

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Troy Chamber of Commerce | Education 2.0: Engaging In The Race To Create A Future Workforce

Michigan Business Network
September 14, 2018 5:00 PM

TROY, MI — On Wednesday, October 17, the Troy Chamber of Commerce will host Education 2.0, an engaging panel discussion featuring three prominent collegiate leaders that are championing the future of the next generation of employees. The panel will highlight their contributions to their respective institutions and provide insight on how working closely with the business community is vital to engage the next generation of employees.

The event will be held from 8-9:30 a.m. at MSU Management Education Center, 811 W. Square Lake Rd. Troy.

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PMBC | United Nations Procurement Day Offers Opportunities To Build Global Networks

Michigan Business Network
August 21, 2018 2:00 PM

  • PMBC’s matchmaking event connects Michigan businesses to export markets
  • Michigan’s first-ever UN purchaser-supplier event on Thursday

LANSING, Mich. – Michigan-based businesses will gain access to the expansive global network of purchasers that support the broad range of United Nations initiatives during the first-ever UN Procurement Day in Michigan.

The networking and matchmaking summit is a collaboration between Pure Michigan Business Connect (PMBC) and Michigan Economic Development Corporation international trade team. The event  2018 United Nations Procurement Day will be held Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the GEM Theater, 333 Madison Avenue, Detroit. 

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SBDC | Great Lakes Lenders Conference 2018

Michigan Business Network
August 3, 2018 12:00 PM

Attend the premier conference for small business lenders:  August 14 -16, 2018 in Downtown Detroit, MI

What is the GLLC? The Great Lakes Lenders Conference (GLLC) is the premier small business lending event in the Midwest, hosted by the Michigan SBDC and the SBA District offices of Cleveland, Columbus, Indiana, Illinois and Michigan. The conference provides training and workshops related to small business loan programs and how to be more effective at helping a small business access captial. Entering its 20th year in 2018, the 2017 Conference was the largest in history with over 400 attendees and SBA Administrator Linda McMahon featured as a keynote.

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The Mid Michigan SAE Calendar of 2018 Events

A Shunpiker's Journal
July 29, 2018 1:00 PM


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The SAE Mobility History Committee (MHC) is exhibiting at the 40th Concours d’Elegance of America

A Shunpiker's Journal
July 28, 2018 6:00 AM

The SAE Mobility History Committee (MHC) is exhibiting at the 40th Concours d’Elegance of America at the Inn at St John’s , Plymouth MI, on 28 & 29th July 2018.

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PMBC | 2018 United Nations Procurement Day Coming to Michigan

Michigan Business Network
July 27, 2018 2:00 PM

Exciting New Opportunity August 23rd in Detroit | Get Registered!

PMBC is working with the United Nations and its affiliate organizations to host its first-ever 2018 United Nations Procurement Day.

The goal of this initiative is to help various commodity buyers and managers from the UN identify suppliers for immediate opportunities across several industries including Aerospace, Agriculture, Automotive, Construction, Defense, Engineering, Healthcare and many more.  The UN and its affiliates annually spend approximately $18 billion globally, with more than $3 billion occurring in the United States with qualified and capable suppliers, representing a significant opportunity for the state of Michigan to explore and secure new work. This opportunity represents a significant opportunity for Michigan companies to explore opportunities to supply the UN global network.

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John Hiltz of OHM Advisors | 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference

Michigan Business Beat
June 22, 2018 7:00 PM

John Hiltz, President of OHM Advisors, Livonia-based third generation architecture, planning and civil engineering firm speaks with Jeffrey Mosher about the roll of OHM in advancing communities at the 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference.

They discuss a bit of background and  how his company is advising and assisting in this critical issue. They are working to raise awareness of not only the evident infrastructure issues with roads in Michigan, but also helping to educate business about the soon to be implemented Lead and Copper Rule (LCR). Senate Bill 0756, known as the Stormwater Utility Act, could also impact communities when they dive into upcoming infrastructure projects. Therefore during the conference John is working to get the word out to lawmakers, the business community, and hopefully consumers across the state.

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