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State names acting VP for 'Pure Michigan'

June 26, 2015
The vice president at Travel Michigan has resigned after six months into the role, and the organization has named an acting VP. Read More

Michigan’s General Fund: another example of government unable to manage itself

June 19, 2015
In the June 15 issue of GRBJ, a quote from a news release attributed to Business Leaders for Michigan and its President and CEO Doug Rothwell was noteworthy. Read More

Civic association taps crowdfunding for sports complex

May 28, 2015
A nonprofit is using a Michigan-based crowdfunding platform to help hit its fundraising goal out of the park for a roughly 35-acre youth sports complex. Read More

MEDC names CEO

February 6, 2015
The new CEO of the state's marketing arm has earned many new titles in recent months. Read More

RV maker plans three facilities, 396 jobs

January 27, 2015
An Indiana-based subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway that makes recreational vehicles plans to construct three facilities in the region and create 396 jobs to support its three new product lines. Read More

Pork producer invests up to $255M in plant, 800 jobs

December 17, 2014
A pork producer is planning to create more than 800 jobs after it builds a new plant in the region. Read More

Brewery secures funds for $40.4M expansion

November 25, 2014
A brewery embarking on a major expansion project is sourcing funds from multiple sources. Read More

Auto supplier invests $7.3M in expansion, 198 jobs

October 31, 2014
A supplier of components and systems for auto interiors is planning an expansion at multiple sties in the region that will create 198 jobs. Read More

State names VP to lead 'Pure Michigan'

October 17, 2014
An award-winning tourism executive and Michigan native will be the new vice president leading the state’s “Pure Michigan” campaign. Read More

MEDC, Herman Miller target manufacturing perceptions

October 3, 2014
With Michigan’s rich heritage in manufacturing and a looming skilled-labor shortage, multiple organizations are working to address common misconceptions about the industry to attract new talent, connect with future generations and ensure its sustainability. Read More