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

Private Sector Investors

The NLEA is a public/private partnership with funding coming from a wide variety of sources. The following private sector companies invest financially on an annual basis to help the NLEA provide economic development services. We appreciate their support for the NLEA and our entire region.

4Front Credit Union 

AKT Peerless

Baker College

Beaver Island Boat Company

Beckett & Raeder

Blue Cross Blue Shield



Cannonball LLC

Catt Development

Charlevoix Agency, Inc.

Charlevoix State Bank

Citizens National Bank

Consumers Energy

DTE Energy Foundation

EJ, Inc. 

Fifth Third Bank 

Granger Surveying

Great Lakes Energy

Harbor/Brenn Agencies

Harbor House Publishers

Huntington Bank

Industrial Magnetics, Inc.

ITC Holdings Corporation

Jervis B. Webb Company

Link Industries

Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians

McLaren Northern MI Hospital

Manthei Construction

Moran Iron Works

Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital

North Central Michigan College

PMP Corporation

PNC Bank


Roman Tube Fab

Ryba Marine Construction Co.

Short’s Brewing Company

St. Marys Cement

Straits Area Federal Credit Union

The Brook Retirement Communities

Triune Specialty Trailers

Van Dam Boat Company

Core Partners

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