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Business Leaders for Michigan announces new Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Anna Heaton, currently Governor Rick Snyder’s Press Secretary, will join Business Leaders for Michigan in early October, the organization announced today. Heaton will serve as Vice President of Marketing and Communications, helping to increase awareness and build support for BLM’s Plan for a Stronger Michigan and key priorities such as education reform, infrastructure and workforce...

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Open letter regarding civility in public discourse

There are more than 220 individuals and groups who have signed on to this letter, spearheaded by Gov. Rick Snyder. We, the undersigned, representing a diverse group of citizens dedicated to the principles that made this country great, do hereby commit to standing up for civility in public debate and discussions of policy. The United...

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2017 Michigan CEO Summit

Nov 09, 2017

On November 9, nearly 500 of the state’s top business and community executives gathered at the Westin Book Cadillac Detroit for the 2017 MI CEO Summit.  The annual event offered an all-star lineup of speakers, unparalleled networking opportunities and cutting-edge topics to help attendees’ businesses succeed. For information about our upcoming events, please sign up for our...

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BLM Leadership Summit on Fiscal Stability

Apr 17, 2017

We all want Michigan and its communities to be financially stable and healthy. Join us for an enlightening discussion on how we can work together toward a stronger, healthy and vibrant future for our state and local communities. Hear why Michigan’s fiscal health is so important to growing our state and learn about best practices we...

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2016 Michigan CEO Summit

Nov 10, 2016

On November 10th, Business Leaders for Michigan held its 5th annual Michigan CEO Summit.  An audience of 400+ leaders from the fields of business, policy, philanthropy, education and advocacy gathered at the Westin Book Cadillac to discuss innovative ways for companies – and our state – to compete in a global economy.  The conference explored...

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