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

Great Lakes Energy Announces Construction Plans for Truestream Fiber Network

February 1, 2019

    For Immediate Release – Courtesy of Great Lakes Energy Contact:  Lacey Matthews, Great Lakes Energy Communications & Marketing Manager, lmatthews@glenergy.com, 231-487-1316 BOYNE CITY,… read more

NLEA Seeks Superstar Summer Interns

January 10, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance    231-582-6482    info@northernlakes.net Andy Hayes, NLEA President Past NLEA Interns have come from a wide variety of universities including: Alma, GVSU, Xavior, MSU,… read more

Recreational Marijuana: Can it be an Economic Catalyst?

January 9, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance    231-582-6482    info@northernlakes.net Janet Koch, Community Development In November 2018, a majority of Michigan voters approved a recreational marijuana initiative.… read more

Get Equipped: Training for 2019

January 9, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance    231-582-6482    info@northernlakes.net Carly Bortz, Administrative/Communications Assistant   It’s a new year, which means it’s the perfect time to start… read more

18 Companies are “Going Pro!”

January 9, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Buck Love, Business Retention & Growth Training employees so your business stays competitive can be costly. Thanks to the… read more

DNR Grant Workshop

January 9, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance • info@northernlakes.net  • www.northernlakes.net Jessica Lovay, Office Manager/Grant Administrator This month the Michigan Department of Natural Resources is hosting a workshop that will… read more

Activate Downtown with Activities and Spaces

December 18, 2018

The Elk Rapids DDA and Downtown Merchants have been teaming up to attract people downtown with holiday activities.

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance • info@northernlakes.net  • www.northernlakes.net Amanda Baker, Downtownread more

Can’t Find Enough Talent?

December 12, 2018

Hire your 2019 Workforce at Northern Michigan’s Largest Hiring Event

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance • info@northernlakes.net  • www.northernlakes.net Buck Love, Business Retention & Growth If finding enough talent… read more

NLEA to Form Broadband Consortium

December 12, 2018

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance • info@northernlakes.net  • www.northernlakes.net Andy Hayes, NLEA President There currently exists high speed internet fiber in our area that is only accessible to schools, governments and… read more

Students Explore Local Manufacturers & In-Demand Careers

December 11, 2018

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance • info@northernlakes.net  • www.northernlakes.net Carly Bortz, Administrative/Communications Assistant Jervis Webb, Harbor Springs 500 students from 10 schools toured 19 manufacturing… read more

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