MEDC Press Releases

Friday, August 1, 2014

MI Shifting Gears helps provide job seekers with a roadmap to their next great career

Michigan Shifting Gears, an intensive career transition initiative sponsored by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, kicks off its next three-month session on Wednesday, September 3, 2014.

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Friday, August 1, 2014

Singapore Workforce Development Agency visits Michigan to learn about Michigan’s demand-driven workforce development system

The Singapore Workforce Development Agency spent today visiting the Michigan Workforce Development Agency to learn about Michigan’s industry cluster approach and how it more effectively meets the needs of Michigan employers and job seekers.

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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Michigan migrant workers invited to informational night to learn about college opportunities and training programs

Migrant and seasonal farm workers in West and Southwest Michigan are invited to attend an informational Farm Worker College Night to learn about college-related resources and training opportunities in Michigan.

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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Two companies to invest nearly $13 million, add 271 jobs in SE Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation today announced Michigan Strategic Fund approval of two business expansion projects that are expected to generate nearly $13 million in investments and add up to 271 new jobs in Southeast Michigan.

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Friday, July 25, 2014

Snyder: International companies choosing to invest, create jobs in Michigan

Projects resulting from investment missions showcase Michigan’s comeback

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Three companies to invest nearly $20 million, add 386 jobs in Michigan

German company Eissmann Automotive locating in Port Huron

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Detroit Three, Tier 1 suppliers join together for state-sponsored PMBC matchmaking summit at Cobo Center

Chrysler Group LLC, Ford Motor Company, General Motors and 43 of their Tier 1 partners joined forces today with Pure Michigan Business Connect to host the first Detroit Three supplier summit at Cobo Center in Detroit.

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

New business expansions, community improvements, and emergency infrastructure assistance gain state approval

Nine companies to invest $1 billion, add 3,877 jobs

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Friday, July 18, 2014

Michigan exemplary case for positive impact of SSBCI

Michigan is leading the nation in maximizing federal funds aimed at boosting small business growth, attracting private investment and creating jobs, according to a U.S. Treasury Department report released in early July.

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Thursday, July 17, 2014

S&P Data locating in Troy, adding 420 jobs

S&P Data LLC is locating in Troy with support from the Michigan Strategic Fund, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation announced today.

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