MEDC Press Releases

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Four companies to invest more than $35 million, add 285 jobs in Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation today announced Michigan Strategic Fund approval of Michigan Business Development and Community Revitalization program incentives to four companies planning expansions in the state.

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Wednesday, December 11, 2013

New career liaison program prepares students for post-high school training opportunities

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation today announced a new partnership with a network of community colleges that will promote training opportunities for in-demand careers to Michigan high school students.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY: MEDC to announce new career liaison partnership with community colleges

Media representatives are invited to attend a press conference announcing a new program offered by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and Michigan community colleges on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 3:30 p.m. at Henry Ford Community College.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY: Community Ventures Oakland County employer event, Dec. 6

Media representatives are invited to attend an event that will introduce Oakland County companies to the Community Ventures program on Friday, Dec. 6 at 8:30 a.m. at Automation Alley in Troy.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Two manufacturers to invest $9 million, add 105 jobs in Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation today announced that two manufacturing companies were approved for incentives by the Michigan Strategic Fund through the Michigan Business Development Program to support their expansions in the state.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Niowave, Inc. expanding in Lansing, adding 120 jobs

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation today announced Michigan Strategic Fund approval of a $3 million Michigan Business Development Program incentive for the construction of a new Niowave facility in Lansing.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Plans for $100.7 million in business investment, 695 new jobs approved by state

More than $100.7 million in investments by four companies creating 695 jobs were approved today by the Michigan Strategic Fund through the Michigan Business Development Program, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation announced today.

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Tuesday, November 19, 2013

"Pure Michigan" screen dedication ceremony held at Historic Vogue Theatre in Manistee

Michigan Economic Development Corporation President and CEO Michael A. Finney today joined state and community leaders in dedicating the “Pure Michigan” screen at the newly-renovated historic Vogue Theatre in Manistee.

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Monday, November 18, 2013

Parents invited to learn about training program that teaches in-demand skills while providing a paycheck to students

Parents of high school seniors in Southeast Michigan are invited to attend an informational session to learn how students can gain advanced manufacturing work skills while earning a paycheck through the Michigan Advanced Technician Training program

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Friday, November 15, 2013

The Hunt is On, Driving Economic Gains in Michigan

As hunters celebrate opening day today, Michigan’s economy stands to benefit from the influx of sportsmen and women taking to the woods and the fields.

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