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I Need Connections

MEDC can help you find industry connections to help grow your business in Michigan. 

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Find Connections with MEDC's Export Support Services

The International Trade Program facilitates trade missions and international trade shows in foreign markets for small- to medium-sized businesses to create in-market networking opportunities and connections. Additionally, in-state export events and foreign office matchmaking services connect companies to industry peers, including qualified buyers, partners and distributors.

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Industry-Tailored Connections & Matchmaking Opportunities

Tap into Regional SmartZones

Michigan’s SmartZone network, consisting of 20 locations across the state, facilitates connections and the commercialization of tech and tech-enabled ideas. SmartZones offer businesses opportunities to build or expand their networks with key community and industry stakeholders.

Discover More with our Small Business Resource Finder

MEDC has complied a variety of resources from partners around the state for small and micro businesses. Search the resource finder and discover additional support availalbe to help find connections and more.