Providing resources for communities and entrepreneurs to create and retain jobs in Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan & Emmet Counties.

How DDAs Can Maximize Downtown Marketing

January 31, 2017

Few buzzwords are quite as big right now as Downtown Marketing and it’s got us all thinking, how do we make the most of what we can do to market our downtowns? Two major factors that play into any successful marketing campaign are time and money.… read more

Local Community Updates at DDA Forum

January 31, 2017

The Northern Lakes Economic Alliance and Networks Northwest teamed up to host a DDA Forum for the area on Thursday, January 26. Downtown leaders from East Jordan, Mackinaw City, Cheboygan, Kalkaska, Elk Rapids, Harbor Springs, and Bellaire… read more

NLEA Employment Opportunity

January 23, 2017

Economic Development: Business Retention & Growth Specialist Job Posting – Flexibility, generous benefits, work-life integration, and the opportunity to help make a difference in the economic vitality of your region. This is what… read more

City of Cheboygan selected for Main Street Program

January 12, 2017

The City of Cheboygan has been announced by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation to take part in the Michigan Main Street Associate Level program. Recently published by The Cheboygan Daily Tribune; ” The Michigan Economic… read more

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