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

Great Lakes Energy Announces Design of Headquarters Addition

January 17, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Courtesy of Great Lakes Energy January 13, 2020 Great Lakes Energy Announces Design of Headquarters Addition BOYNE CITY, MI –Great Lakes Energy Cooperative (GLE) announced plans and a design concept for an addition… read more

Broadband Consortium exploring more infrastructure in NLEA-Represented Counties

January 13, 2020

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482   Eric Grandstaff, Broadband Consortium Staff Specialist & Consultant The NLEA Broadband Consortium is working with its member counties to find… read more

2020 NLEA Board and Officers

January 9, 2020

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482   Andy Hayes, President The NLEA Board is made up of 23 appointees from public/private organizations. Our three-member counties, Antrim, Charlevoix,… read more

NLEA Board of Directors to review Future Services Survey

January 9, 2020

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  

NLEA remains flexible, yet focused on its mission

Andy Hayes, President Later this month our board will review and discuss our recently completed NLEA… read more

City of East Jordan & NLEA announce Taylor Malpass as East Jordan DDA Coordinator

December 11, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance 231-582-6482  |  www.northernlakes.net Andy Hayes, NLEA President December 5, 2019 BOYNE CITY, MI— We are pleased to announce that Taylor Malpass will be joining the… read more

NLEA 2019 Grand Event awards three businesses a share of $18,000 in startup capital

November 26, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NLEA 2019 Grand Event awards three businesses a share of $18,000 in startup capital $55, 500 in startup capital awarded, 650 attended, and 19 business pitches competed as a result of three Northern Michigan Pitch Night… read more

Six entrepreneurs advance to Grand Event finale Business Model Competition

November 13, 2019

    Contact: Carly Bortz NLEA Admin/Communications 231-582-6482  |  carly@northernlakes.net 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Six entrepreneurs advance to Grand Event finale Business Model Competition

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U.S. Congressman Jack Bergman Honors Aster Brands for Exporting Success

November 13, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance • www.northernlakes.net Buck Love, Business Retention & Growth U.S. Congressman Jack Bergman (MI-01) presented Aster Brands of Charlevoix with the U.S. Commercial Service’s Export Achievement… read more

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance Expands Business Retention Team and adds Broadband Specialist

October 16, 2019

    Contact: Carly Bortz NLEA Communications 231-582-6482   carly@northernlakes.net www.northernlakes.net

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance Expands Business Retention Team and adds Broadband

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MFG Day Plant Tours Expose Students to Manufacturing Opportunities

October 15, 2019

Northern Lakes Economic Alliance  •  231-582-6482  •  info@northernlakes.net Carly Bortz, Administrative/Communications Assistant Pellston students and Eric Keller, Regional Director… read more

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