Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Pure Michigan
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

The multi-million dollar Pure Michigan campaign is getting an evaluation.  The state Auditor General started a review this week.


Rick Snyder
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Governor Rick Snyder has signed bills to create new business incentives in hopes of luring some very large employers to Michigan.


Gun Lake Tribe
Gun Lake Tribe / mbpi.org

An agreement about casino profits has been struck between a West Michigan tribe and the state government. 


Duo Security

Ann Arbor-based Duo Security is getting a $2.5 million grant from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation.


Ypsilanti To Streamline Path For Future Developments

Dec 11, 2015
WEMU

Ypsilanti will now have help from the state in developing vacant properties. It's now the sixth city in Michigan to be designated as a Redevelopment Ready Community.


City of Ann Arbor
www.a2gov.org

After residents raise concerns, debate on the topic can be useful.

Michigan Hosts Virtual Job Fair Wednesday

May 20, 2014
Bob Eccles

Michigan is using state-of-the-art technology to help people find work without leaving the comfort of their own home.

The state is hosting a virtual career fair Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Joe Quick is the manager of talent programs at the Michigan Economic Development Corporation.

He says they hope this fair will generate some great connections between employers and qualified talent for these positions.

Here's a link to the virtual job fair:

http://michiganvirtualcareerfair.com