Items Tagged with 'Lakeshore Advantage'


Entrepreneurial effort plants focus on workforce development

Lakeshore Advantage is putting into practice lessons learned from TPM Academy.

June 21, 2019
Going back to “school” has been beneficial for Lakeshore Advantage. Read More

Manufacturer expanding facility

June 13, 2019
A manufacturer is investing $6.9 million to expand a facility in the area. Read More

Ensuring generations want to live, work and play in our vibrant economy

May 17, 2019
Earlier this month, Lakeshore Advantage and similar organizations throughout the country celebrated Economic Development Week, designated by the International Economic Development Association. Read More

Manufacturer doubling HQ

March 8, 2019
A maker of advanced fiber materials is moving its headquarters in the region. Read More

Change Ups: Welding instructor earns $500 award

February 8, 2019
Rich Currie, welding instructor for Allegan County Area Technical and Education Center, received the 2019 Lakeshore Advantage Visionary Award at the recent Lakeshore Advantage annual meeting. Read More

Chinese manufacturer picks West Michigan for first US plant

January 31, 2019
A Chinese manufacturer of electromechanical actuators is planning to establish its first American manufacturing facility in West Michigan and create 95 jobs. Read More

Lakeshore Advantage sees uptick in investment

Economic development agency accounted for $235M, creation of more than 750 jobs last year.

January 25, 2019
Lakeshore Advantage supported 27 business expansion projects in Allegan and Ottawa counties last year. Read More

Lakeshore Advantage hosting Annual Meeting

December 31, 2018
An economic development organization in the area is hosting its annual meeting soon. Read More

Change Ups: Owens completes AEDL program

October 19, 2018
Jennifer Owens, president of the Zeeland-based nonprofit economic development organization Lakeshore Advantage, recently completed the Advanced Economic Development Leadership program. Read More

Lakeshore businesses plan expansions

Sixty-nine percent of businesses in Allegan and Ottawa counties expect to expand in the next three years.

October 5, 2018
Employers in Allegan and Ottawa counties are planning to invest more and create more jobs than last year. Read More