News Release Provided By MEDC
Arsenal of Innovation event aims to connect local vendors to federal and military contracts
DETROIT, Mich. – Detroit was the ninth stop today in a statewide tour to support Michigan defense-related businesses. The “Arsenal of Innovation” event aims to inform and assist Michigan companies that are interested in pursuing contracts with Department of Defense (DOD) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The event was hosted by the Michigan Defense Center, which is part of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, and keynoted by U.S. Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence. The Michigan Defense Center will be hosting additional forums with Michigan's congressional members around the state in the coming months.