The Detroit Economic Growth Corporation (DEGC) recently announced the appointment of Mikki Godfrey as the new director of the BuyDetroit initiative. BuyDetroit is dedicated to assisting Detroit-based entrepreneurs in scaling their businesses, and with Godfrey at the helm, the program is expected to make significant strides forward.
Godfrey, who previously served as a district business liaison with the DEGC, will play a vital role in designing and implementing strategic initiatives to enhance BuyDetroit’s procurement programs.
“I am thrilled to return to DEGC as BuyDetroit’s new program director and contribute to the transformational work being done here,” said Godfrey. “Detroit has a wealth of entrepreneurial talent, and I am committed to expanding their access to procurement opportunities. We will drive meaningful change in Detroit’s business landscape by facilitating collaborations, fostering innovation, and championing economic development.”
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