Michigan, Detroit recognized as top business investment areas in U.S.

Michigan, Detroit recognized as top business investment areas in U.S.

Home to more than 1,400 foreign companies with more than 5,000 locations throughout the state, Michigan has been ranked third in the U.S. for foreign direct investment projects, according to Site Selection. Equally exciting, Detroit was selected as the number one...
DEGC aids Detroit Development Community during COVID-19 crisis

DEGC aids Detroit Development Community during COVID-19 crisis

The DEGC is seeing extraordinary efforts from our partners throughout the development community in response to the COVID-19 public health crisis. At the same time, we are acutely aware of the impact of the current environment on existing projects and timelines....
Supporting Small Business in Detroit

Supporting Small Business in Detroit

FROM: Glen W. Long, Jr., Chief Financial Officer, Interim President & CEO DEGC’s marquee programs for Detroit small businesses — Motor City Match and Motor City Re-Store — are grabbing some great headlines, but they are just part of the array of resources DEGC can...
Process To Facilitate Pistons’ Move To Detroit Hits Milestones

Process To Facilitate Pistons’ Move To Detroit Hits Milestones

As you know, representatives of the DDA and DEGC have been integrally involved in facilitating the Detroit Pistons’ relocation to Detroit. Recently we reached two important milestones in the process of gaining bond issuance approvals supporting enhancements to Little...
Flex-N-Gate investment attests to strong manufacturing in Detroit

Flex-N-Gate investment attests to strong manufacturing in Detroit

From the desk of: Glen W. Long, Jr., Chief Financial Officer, Interim President & CEO We celebrated a very important investment in the City of Detroit this week when top automotive supplier Flex-N-Gate hosted a groundbreaking ceremony at 7000 Georgia Street in the...