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

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Grand Event, Finale Pitch Competition comes to Great Lake Center for the Arts

November 8, 2018

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12 Pitch Night winners from each county event  will compete for additional $18,000 in startup funds at the Grand Event on Tuesday, November

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EJ Groundbreaking

October 31, 2018

Courtesy of EJ • Northern Lakes Economic Alliance •  • 




EJ Groundbreaking

East Jordan, Mich. (October 25, 2018) – EJ,… read more

Strategic Plan Still Sitting on the Shelf?

October 17, 2018

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance •  •

Andy Hayes, NLEA President

NLEA Team took part in Strategic Doing Workshop hosted by MSU Extension which taught the practice of collaborative

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The Northern Lakes Economic Alliance is a public/private non-profit organization serving Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan and Emmet Counties in Michigan.  Established in 1984, the NLEA mission is to serve as a resource to local communities and businesses to retain and create jobs. Read our story…

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