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Lansing based global specialty biopharmaceutical company Emergent BioSolutions completed its second $25,000 donation this year to the Lansing Promise through the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility program, eGiVE. The initial $25,000 donation was granted earlier this year, at the Lansing Promise Dinner in April. The Lansing Promise Scholarship is an award offered to graduates of public […]

MEDC Video Series Features Elevator Interviews with Michigan Innovators

Inspired by Jerry Seinfeld’s popular web series, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has launched a new video series, Entrepreneurs in Elevators. The quirky approach highlights the state’s strong, entrepreneurial ecosystem, giving viewers a glimpse into the lives of area innovators and what it takes to grow a business. The […]

Governor Snyder Leads Job-creating Investments

According to the Organization for International Investment (OFII), Gov. Rick Snyder made Michigan history this month by issuing the state’s first Open Investment Policy Statement, declaring foreign direct investment (FDI) helps power the economy in Michigan. He also re-affirmed that the state will treat foreign-based employers in an equitable manner. Snyder delivered the statement during […]

Lansing Business Taxpayers Can Now Go Paperless

The Michigan Department of Treasury has enabled small businesses to file and pay taxes online through Michigan Treasury Online (MTO). Business taxpayers can file tax returns, pay taxes and maintain business accounts with the State Treasury Department via MTO. Treasury Outreach team members recently held free seminars in the cities of Lansing and Grand Rapids […]

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