MEDC Press Releases

Monday, May 5, 2008

Michigan Economic Development Corporation Names New General Counsel

MEDC President and CEO James C. Epolito today announced Matthew H. Rick has been appointed to serve as vice president and general counsel, effective May 12

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Friday, April 25, 2008

Kent County Tooling Firm Joins Tool & Die Recovery Zone Collaborative, Gains Tax Relief

The MEDC today announced that Dietool Engineering Co. Inc. in Walker has been admitted to the Tool Makers Alliance Tool & Die Recovery Zone

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Wednesday, April 23, 2008

21st Century Investment Fund Invests in Midwest Mezzanine IV, LP to Grow Michigan Companies, New Jobs

Granholm: “Increasing the amount of capital available to support new and fast-growing Michigan companies is part of our economic strategy to transform Michigan’s economy and create new jobs"

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Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Governor Announces 9,000 New Michigan Jobs, Companies Investing $468.3 Million to Grow in State

MEDC has approved projects around the state, including one of the largest life sciences investments in Michigan’s history

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Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Grand Rapids Brownfield Redevelopment Clears Way for Child Development Center

$4.6-million project to support city's 'Medical Mile'

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Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Granholm Announces BAE Systems Expansion in Sterling Heights, 1,019 Jobs

Michigan Tops Alabama, California and Pennsylvania for global defense and aerospace company's investment, high-tech jobs

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Tuesday, April 22, 2008

MPI Research Launching Major Expansion in Mattawan, Kalamazoo RSS RSS View MEDC Social Networking Social addthis-icon Share

$330 million investment by MPI to create 6,600 Michigan jobs

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Tuesday, April 22, 2008

State Assists Plan for $72-Million Pinnacle Racetrack near Detroit Metro Airport

Michigan's only thoroughbred track will stimulate Pinnacle Aeropark commercial and industrial development

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Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Von Weise to Expand in Eaton Rapids, Create 364 New Jobs

Global manufacturer moving Indiana, Missouri operations to Michigan

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Friday, April 18, 2008

Governor Granholm Signs Michigan Promotion Bills, Announces Historic Investment in Marketing Michigan

Governor Granholm today signed into law a package of bills establishing the Michigan Promotion Program, an aggressive $60 million marketing push to boost the state’s tourism and business attraction efforts.

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