Melissa Burden| The Detroit News
The Michigan Strategic Fund board Wednesday approved incentives for 14 projects across the state in which the companies plan to invest $1.1 billion and create 4,590 jobs.
The investments include several from automotive suppliers who … Read the rest
Vivian Giang| Business Insider
Some cities are experiencing economic recovery faster than others.
To find out which areas are producing the most job growth after the recession, CareerBuilder teamed up with the Economic Modeling Specialists (EMSI) to see where the … Read the rest
Dave Muller| MLive
DETROIT, MI – Rock Connections, a marketing company under the Rock Ventures umbrella of firms owned by Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert, is doing quite well.
So well, in fact, that company president and CEO Victor You … Read the rest
The Detroit News
The Michigan Economic Development Corporation Tuesday approved incentives that would create up to 226 jobs in Metro Detroit and another 160 statewide.
The state approved a $500,000 grant so Alternative Automotive Technologies LLC would invest up to … Read the rest
Michael Wayland| MLive
Today celebrated a “new era” for its assembly plant in Flat Rock, Mich.
The Dearborn-based automaker has assumed full management control over the newly renamed Flat Rock Assembly plant, which was previously known as AutoAlliance International under … Read the rest
Brent Snavely| Detroit Free Press
Christian Fuller grew up in Grand Haven poring over car magazines and working at Gage Chrysler during breaks from Michigan State University.
“It really taught me how to deal with customers,” Fuller said of his … Read the rest
Michael Martinez| The Detroit News
A new natural gas pipeline would run through Michigan and create an unspecified number of jobs in the state, according to a proposal released Tuesday.
Detroit-based DTE Energy Co., Canada-based Enbridge Inc. and Houston-based Spectra … Read the rest
Tom Walsh| Detroit Free Press
Four years ago, as the Great Recession was raining havoc on the U.S. economy and especially on auto-industry-dependent Michigan, 10 national and local foundations poured $100 million into an idea they called the New Economy … Read the rest