MEDC Press Releases

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Governor Granholm Announces Over 9,000 New and Retained Jobs for Michigan

Combined, the 18 projects are expected to create 6,804 new jobs (2,236 direct and 4,418 indirect), retain 2,263 jobs, and generate over $672 million in new investment in the state.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Governor Granholm Announces Over 13,400 New and Retained Jobs for Michigan

Expected to create 2,245 new jobs (883 direct and 1,368 indirect), retain 11,254 jobs, and generate over $791 million in new investment in the state.

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Monday, November 16, 2009

Granholm, MEDC Encourage Young Graduates to Boost State Economy, Promote Entrepreneurial Opportunities

As many as 92 organizations, schools and businesses – more than in any other state – plan activities promoting entrepreneurship.

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Friday, November 13, 2009

Grant to Support Historic Building Restoration, New Business in Downtown Mt. Pleasant

Grant to help build thriving downtown districts

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Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Granholm Announces Grant Supporting Johnson System Expansion in Marshall

Expected to generate $279,000 in private investment and create 15 new jobs

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Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Granholm Announces Grants Supporting Job-Creating Projects in Montcalm County

Grants totaling $1.038 million to the city of Greenville and the village of Sheridan to support local manufacturing expansions and more than 100 new jobs.

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Monday, November 2, 2009

Granholm Announces $620,000 in Grants for Historic Idlewild

Grants will support rehab of senior center, fund feasibility study of Flamingo Club renovation

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Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Granholm Announces Support to Keep Pfizer Talent, Resources in Michigan

Biotech firms in Kalamazoo, Saline receive loans to hire seven former Pfizer scientists

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Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Granholm: Supplier Diversification Fund Helping Michigan Manufacturer Expand into Solar Industry

Supplier Diversification Fund Helping Michigan Manufacturer Expand into Solar Industry

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Wednesday, October 28, 2009

MEDC Offers Community Development Workshops

Jackson, Port Huron, Ludington, Alpena, South Heaven Host Training Sessions

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