Press Releases - January 2015

Friday, January 30, 2015

MEDC supports growth of tech companies, entrepreneurs in Michigan

Tech entrepreneurs are on the rise in Michigan and playing an increasingly prominent role in the state’s economy

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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

New business expansions, community improvement project gain state approval

Three companies to invest $90.1 million, add 496 jobs

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Two companies expanding in Michigan, adding 90 jobs

MEDC announces MSF approval of a business expansion project and a community development project

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Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Arwood appointed MEDC CEO

MEDC executive committee appoints MEDC Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Steve Arwood as MEDC CEO

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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Android Industries expanding in Detroit, adding 131 new jobs

Android Industries is expanding on the campus of Focus:HOPE in the City of Detroit with support from the MSF and MEDC

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Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Crowdfunding campaign launched to transform historic Ypsilanti Freighthouse into community center

$50,000 goal to secure matching grant through MEDC’s Public Spaces Community Places initiative

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Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, MEDC highlight automotive, talent initiatives at NAIAS

New composites innovation center, cross-industry design council to be established in Michigan

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Friday, January 9, 2015

Michigan site chosen as part of federal Department of Energy manufacturing composites award

Funding allows auto industry to advance application of lightweight materials into transportation

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Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Five companies expanding in Michigan, adding 218 jobs

Projects will generate more than $24.3 million, create 218 jobs

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