SEDP Hosts Annual Meeting, Sponsored by Consumers Energy

On Tuesday, the Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership hosted their annual meeting with over 70 community stakeholders attending in person or through a livestream. The event was sponsored by Consumers Energy and took place at Shiawassee Health & Wellness in Owosso. The program kicked off with a tour of the facility to showcase the DJ Root […]

Davis Cartage Company Awarded SEDP’s Project of the Year, Sponsored by Huntington Bank

Representatives of SEDP and award sponsor Huntington Bank present Davis Cartage with the Project of the Year award. Pictured L to R: Chase Mallory, Mallory Building Contractors; Justin Horvath, SEDP; Craig Bishop, Huntington Bank; Ron Mallory, Mallory Building Contractors; Glen Merkel, Davis Cartage; Mark Hudson, Daystarr Communications; Brent Jones, SEDP; Ben Frederick, Memorial Healthcare; Sally […]

Area Employers Awarded over $1.3M for TrainingThrough Cycle 2 of Going PRO Talent Fund

Twenty-four area employers located across Genesee, Huron, Sanilac, Shiawassee and Tuscola counties were awarded a total of $1,353,925 to train current and new employees and apprentices. The Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO) invests Going PRO Talent Fund grants to employers through Michigan’s workforce system through a competitive application process. The Talent Fund […]

LJ, Inc. constructing new facility in Shiawassee County, manufacturing autonomous dredges

Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Swartz Creek, LJ, Inc. is a family-owned advanced manufacturing company providing electrical, fabrication, automation and robot integration solutions, controls engineering, HVAC and computer service needs. The company currently has 115 employees in Michigan. LJ continues to grow and is purchasing 50 acres of land in Venice Township, where it will construct a […]