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

Nov
1
Thu
Invest Cheboygan @ Cheboygan Opera House
Nov 1 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance presents the Invest Cheboygan County Business Model Competition. All Cheboygan County entrepreneurs and new business owners, pitch your business plan for a chance at a share of $18,000 in startup funds! Public is invited to watch entrepreneurs vie for seed dollars to launch their business idea. Doors open at 5:30pm and event starts at 6pm.

Nov
5
Mon
National Manufacturing Day Tours @ At Participating Manufacturers in Charlevoix and Emmet Counties
Nov 5 – Nov 9 all-day

During the week of Nov. 5-9, 2018, area students can tour some of the region’s most successful
manufacturing facilities throughout Charlevoix and Emmet Counties, during school hours. Learn
first-hand about the skills you’ll need to enter the manufacturing workforce.

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EAST JORDAN – NOV. 5
▪ EJ – Visitor Center
▪ East Jordan Plastics

▪ Fab Lab – NCMC mobile CNC lab, at East Jordan High School

CHARLEVOIX – NOV. 7
▪ ACAT
▪ A.L.P.
▪ DCL
▪ Harbor Industries
▪ Aster Brands
▪ Michigan Scientific
▪ Wojan

HARBOR SPRINGS – NOV. 7
▪ Jervis Webb
▪ Central Industrial
▪ Moeller Aerospace

PETOSKEY – NOV. 7
▪ Petoskey Plastics
▪ Manthei Veneer
▪ Circuit Controls Corp.

BOYNE CITY – NOV. 7-8
▪ Industrial Magnetics, Inc.
▪ Lexamar
▪ Precision Edge

Many of the facilities will be open to parents & the public; please call ahead if you are interested in touring!

 

Nov
7
Wed
Antrim Pitch Night @ Shanty Creek Resort
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance presents the Antrim Pitch Night Business Model Competition. All Antrim County entrepreneurs and new business owners, pitch your business plan for a chance at a share of $15,000 in startup funds! Public is invited to watch entrepreneurs vie for seed dollars to launch their business idea. Doors open at 6pm and event starts at 6:30pm.

For event and registration details, visit www.antrimpitchnight.com and check out the Antrim Pitch Night page.

Nov
27
Tue
Grand Event @ Great Lakes Center for the Arts
Nov 27 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The top three winners of Antrim Pitch Night, GreenLight East Jordan, Invest Cheboygan, and Emmet Entrepreneur Challenge Business Model Competitions will compete for additional startup funds of $15,000! The public is welcome to witness this fun, finale competition to be held November 27, 2018 at Great Lakes Center for the Arts. Doors open at 5:30pm. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and beverages while you network with area entrepreneurs and community members! Visit www.grandevent.com for more info.

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