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MEDC Introduces Revamped Business Website

Michigan Business Network
July 20, 2018 9:00 AM

MEDC website michiganbusiness.org spotlights economic development opportunities, successes

Features original content and resources to inform businesses, communities and news media

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Economic Development Corporation has launched a revamped website to support initiatives to market the state, attract private investment and build vibrant communities. The michiganbusiness.org website features improved usability, enhanced navigation, and includes original content on MEDC programs and resources, as well as stories from across Michigan.

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Roger Curtis of TED | Marshall Plan for Talent

Michigan Business Beat
July 17, 2018 1:00 PM

Roger Curtis: Marshall Plan for Talent, state’s talent attraction
campaign will move Michigan from top 10 spot to No. 1 state for talent 

 

 

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Redevelopment of Long Blighted Dunckel Road Gateway Will Dramatically Improve First Impressions

Pure Lansing
July 16, 2018 5:00 PM

Key Gateway to City of Lansing and MSU Slated for Major Improvements

LANSING, Michigan –Ten years of blight and decay at a former hotel located near Dunckel and Collins roads in Lansing, could soon be lifted thanks to a new redevelopment proposal. Waypoint Residential, a Florida-based developer, has proposed the creation of a 286-unit market rate multi-family community, which is envisioned to meet the housing needs of the many new doctors, nurses, administrators, and other medical professionals who will join the local workforce in conjunction with the McLaren Health Campus development already underway.

 

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The Right Place and Oceana County Economic Development Corporation Enter Partnership

Michigan Business Network
July 10, 2018 9:00 AM

New partnership to increase business assistance to Oceana business community and drive regional economic growth

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. (7/9/18) – Grand Rapids-based The Right Place, Inc. and the Oceana County Economic Development Corporation (OCEDC) announced today a multiyear strategic partnership to drive current and long-term economic growth in Oceana County.

 Under the terms of the three-year agreement, The Right Place will support the county’s economic development efforts by providing comprehensive business retention, expansion and attraction services.  The Right Place will also assist the county with its marketing and communications as a means of attracting new businesses to the area.


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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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Nathan Marsden | 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference

Michigan Business Beat
June 21, 2018 9:00 AM

Nathan Marsden Managing Director, Bank of America Southeastern Michigan speaks with Jeffrey Mosher about the purpose of Bank of America and Merrill Lynch in your life at the 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Patty Poppe of Consumer Energy | 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference

Michigan Business Beat
June 13, 2018 5:00 PM

Patti Poppe President and CEO of Consumer Energy speaks to Jeffrey Mosher at the 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference about what Consumer Energy has been doing in the past month and accelerated plans for cleaner air in Michigan.

She has also been 2019 Policy Conference Chairperson.

 
 

 

 

 

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Sara Wurfel of Truscott Rossman | 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference

Michigan Business Beat
June 13, 2018 3:00 PM

Sara Wurfel, Vice President of Public Affairs, of Truscott Rossman speaks with Jeffrey Mosher about how she feels the Mackinac Policy Conference was a pace where many Michigan groups are working on how to take the state to the next level.

 
 

 

 

 

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Anthony Minghine of Michigan Municipal league | 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference

Michigan Business Beat
June 13, 2018 1:00 PM

Anthony Minghine of Michigan Municipal League talks to Chris Holman about the role businesses have in a strong economy.

 
 

 

 

 

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Ned Staebler of Techtown | 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference

Michigan Business Beat
June 12, 2018 3:00 PM

Ned Staebler the Director of Techtown speaks with Chris Holman at the 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference about Techtown's commitment to Detroit.

 
 

 

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