Roger Curtis: Marshall Plan for Talent, state’s talent attraction
campaign will move Michigan from top 10 spot to No. 1 state for talent
The Small Business Association of Michigan (SBAM) Small BIZ PAC has endorsed candidates for the Aug. 7 primary election. In addition, in some races the Small BIZ PAC has designated one or multiple candidates as receiving the “SBAM Stamp of Approval.”
The Small BIZ PAC endorses candidates based on incumbent voting records, past or current small business ownership, recommendations from SBAM members, candidate interviews, candidate questionnaires and other factors. The Small BIZ PAC issues a Stamp of Approval for candidates that meet the criteria as a “friend of small business.” In races where a Stamp of Approval has been issued, the Small BIZ PAC may make a full endorsement after the primary.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Anthony Minghine of Michigan Municipal League talks to Chris Holman about the role businesses have in a strong economy.
Ned Staebler the Director of Techtown speaks with Chris Holman at the 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference about Techtown's commitment to Detroit.
Representative Sam Signh speaks to Chris Holman about the State's problems with the roads and water quality.
Roger Curtis head of Talent Economic Development speaks with Chris Holman at the 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference about talent in Michigan.