MEDC Press Releases

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Granholm: 21st Century Investment Fund Helping to Fuel Michigan's Diversification Efforts

Investments of venture capital funds

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Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Granholm Announces Companies Investing Over $247 Million, Creating More Than 11,000 New Jobs in Michigan

Projects to generate more than 11,125 new jobs, retain another 846 and bring more than $247 million in new investment to communities across the state

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Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Granholm, MEDC Announce New Fund to Help Auto Suppliers Diversify

Program will help companies expand into emerging markets

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Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Granholm Announces Companies Investing Over $103 Million, Creating and Retaining More Than 4,200 Jobs in Michigan

16 job-creating projects which will generate more than 3,900 new jobs

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Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Granholm: Ford Chooses Michigan to Manufacture its First Battery Electric Vehicle, New Fuel-Efficient Cars

Investment to retain thousands of jobs, make state a leader in new generation of vehicles

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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Lt. Governor Cherry Announces ‘Green Jobs for Blue Waters' Initiative to Position Michigan as a Leader in Growing Water Technology Sector

Detroit, Farmington Hills and state to partner with global company on technologies to reduce water loss, lower energy costs

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Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Governor Granholm Announces Companies Investing Over $2 Billion, Creating More Than 7,700 New Jobs in Michigan

Projects include investments in advanced battery, film industry, IT software, auto R&D, agriculture

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Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Granholm: Unity Studios Launching New Film, Television and Media Production Studio in Allen Park

Michigan bests Louisiana for $146-million project

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Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Granholm: Projects Creating Over 6,600 New Jobs Are Result of State's Efforts to Make Michigan Advanced Battery Capital of the World

Companies investing $1.7 billion

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Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Statewide Pre-Seed Fund Awarded $6.8 Million from 21st Century Jobs Fund

Fund will support technology-based start-up companies

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