Posts Tagged ‘Michigan’

MEDC Receives Maximum STEP Award

New export assistance funds are available for Michigan’s small businesses via the largest State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) award in the nation. The Michigan Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) revealed a seventh year of financial support to Michigan small and medium-sized business for export-related activities through the MEDC International Trade Program. The U.S. Small Business Administration […]

Australia and Michigan Sign Transportation Agreement

With connected and intelligent transportation systems functioning in a global market, it is critical to have cooperation between nations and states to face the issues that apply to connected and self-driving vehicles. Gov. Rick Snyder and Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister Andrew Broad of Australia held a ceremonial signing to collaborate on high-tech […]

Manufacturing Week: Celebrating Manufacturing in Michigan

Through the entire week, many North Americans have been celebrating Manufacturing Week. While it might not be the top holiday on your calendar, we have good reason to honor this week here in Michigan. From automotive to information technologies to pharmaceutical industries, few other states reflect the proud history and promise of the commercial processes […]

GLCVB Recognized with Community Awards

The Greater Lansing Convention and Visitors Bureau (GLCVB) is pleased to announce the organization and a member of its staff were recently honored with three awards; one from the Michigan Society of Association Executives (MSAE) and two from the Arts Council of Greater Lansing.   Last month, at the MSAE Association Choice Awards held at […]

Gov. Rick Snyder Lead Sixth Mission to China to Promote Business Investment, Tourism in Michigan

Gov. Rick Snyder lead an eight-day investment mission to China, focusing on promoting job-creating business growth and attracting investment in Michigan, plus pushing the state as a tourism destination. Snyder met with government officials, industry executives and key media in China. He departed Michigan on Thursday, Nov. 10, and returned Saturday, Nov. 19. “We have […]

Horizon Pitches Winning Idea at The Hatching

LEAP and Spartan Innovations hosted monthly business pitch competition, Nov. 16 The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) and Spartan Innovations hosted The Hatching on Nov. 16, 2016 at the Lansing Brewing Company in Lansing, Mich. Local entrepreneurs and supporters attended this event to cheer on the next big idea they’d like to see hatch in […]

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