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At Business Leaders for Michigan, we pride ourselves on developing strategies that are research-driven and fact-based. Our proposals and strategies are grounded in Michigan’s ongoing economic realities and aimed at bringing new vitality and competitiveness to our state. Our featured and most recent studies, reports and benchmarking websites are included below.

DDP And DEGC Get $1M Each To Drive Downtown Development

Unrestricted assets from the Lower Woodward Housing Fund, a fund established by Detroit Renaissance with support from the DEGC and […]

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Renaissance Venture Capital Fund Plans First “Payout”

The Renaissance Venture Capital Fund is a Michigan-based fund of funds that supports the growth of venture capital in Michigan […]

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A New Day For The City

Last week, Detroiters spoke loud and clear that they want change. All but four of the new city council members […]

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See Who Has Endorsed The Michigan Turnaround Plan So Far

Edward Deeb – Michigan Business & Professional Association/Michigan Food & Beverage Association President & CEO: On behalf of our 3,400 […]

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State Budget Reform Update

For better or worse, we now have a state budget in place for the 2010 fiscal year and we need […]

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Business Leaders’ Economic Survey Results: Michigan Still Behind, US Will Soon Improve

Business Leaders for Michigan’s quarterly economic outlook survey indicates that Michigan will continue to lag the nation’s economic performance over the […]

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Business Groups Advocate for Structural Budget Reform

We continue to be part of a coalition of business groups strongly advocating for structural budget reforms. Members of the […]

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Long-Term Funding for Detroit Initiatives Secured

Business Leaders for Michigan has helped secure funding to sustain support for the City of Detroit’s business attraction program and […]

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WANTED: Director – Detroit Creative Corridor Center

Business Leaders for Michigan is currently accepting resumes for the position of Director for the Detroit Creative Corridor Center.  This […]

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