Press Releases - 2011

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Gov. Snyder sharpens state’s economic development focus, tools

Sharper focus for MEDC that streamlines government services and uses taxpayer dollars more efficiently.

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Tuesday, February 15, 2011

15 Growing Businesses Choose Michigan Over Competing States and Nations

Up to $205.2 million in new private investment, adding or retaining a projected 4,022 jobs

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Monday, February 14, 2011

New tax credits available for Michigan start-up, entrepreneurial investors

Aiming to help Michigan entrepreneurs secure capital, reduce risks associated with a new business or novel technology.

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Friday, January 21, 2011

MEDC Announces New Appointments

Amy Cell, Douglas Smith named to lead talent enhancement, strategic partnership efforts; Martin Dober promoted to direct new entrepreneurship and innovation team

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Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Governor Snyder Urges Students to Follow Their Dreams at NAIAS Education Day

Governor, students talk power of entrepreneurism

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Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Nine Companies Choose to Expand or Locate in Michigan

MEGA board action projected to generate $89.4 million in new private investment

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Monday, January 17, 2011

Elizabeth Parkinson, Donald E. Snider Named to Lead Marketing and Urban Economic Development Efforts

Hirings signal sharper focus on entrepreneurship, urban revitalization

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Friday, January 14, 2011

Snyder Announces Federal Assistance for Small Businesses

Lending programs will increase access to credit

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Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Snyder: "Smarter Living" Auto Show Display Demonstrates the Kind of Entrepreneurial Dynamism Michigan Must Cultivate

“Smarter Living in Michigan” expo dedicated to the state’s burgeoning alternative energy industry and innovative companies

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