WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) (shown right) today released the following statement on President Trump’s budget proposal, which includes slashing funding to the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative by 90%:
LANSING, Mich.—Talent and Economic Development Department of Michigan, Acting Director Stephanie Beckhorn issued the following statement in support of Gov. Whitmer’s budget proposal and focus on closing the skills gap.
Marketing Manager for Martin Commercial Properties Luke Miller joins Jesse Flores on this episode of MiGrowthCast.
On February 21st 2019 MBN had their 2019 International Business Luncheon with guest economist Paul Traub. Paul focuses on Michigan's current economy plus perspective of economic issues from around world.
DBI, an office supply and furniture dealer, headquartered in Lansing, Michigan, reports today that they have acquired Choice Office Products with offices in Flint and Saginaw, Michigan.
News Release Provided By Senator Gary Peters
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senators Gary Peters (D-MI), Thom Tillis (R-NC), David Perdue (R-GA), and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) this week introduced the Fostering Innovation Act of 2019,bipartisan legislation that would extend regulatory relief for certain small businesses and startups, including many bio-tech innovators. This industry faces additional burdens when complying with federal regulations due to the nature of the resource-intensive research and development costs associated with providing new scientific and medical developments to consumers.
Chris Holman welcomes Kevin J. Heinl, Attorney & Counselor, Brooks & Kushman to discuss importance of patents and protecting small business innovations, including intellectual property. If your business is looking to develop new ideas they will need to be protected.
The pair had originally met up recently in Troy, MI, at an Automation Alley event. This discussion grew out of a networking conversation last month.