Partners

MEDCwww.michiganbusiness.org


Oakland County Business Centerwww.advantageoakland.com

  • One Stop Shop Business Center – Whether you’re starting your business, experiencing growing pains or ready to take your business to the next level we are ready for you. Our business consultants work with small for-profit businesses and advanced technology companies to:
    • Develop feasibility studies
    • Create realistic monthly cash flow projections
    • Find appropriate level financing
    • Refine business and marketing plans
    • Define failsafe processes
  • Tech248 helps tech companies collaborate and attract, develop and retain talent while promoting Oakland County as a global technology hub

Michigan Small Business Development Center - website 
The Michigan Small Business Development Center network provides a full range of services and tools for small businesses emerging and growing in Michigan.

Automation Alley
Automation Alley is Michigan’s leading technology business association, connecting companies and organizations with talent, resources and funding to accelerate innovation and fuel Southeast Michigan’s economy. https://www.automationalley.com/Home.aspx

Lawrence Technological University
Local University offering a wide variety of programming.
http://www.ltu.edu/community_k12/programs.asp

Oakland Community College
Community college offering a wide variety of programming.
https://www.oaklandcc.edu/

Oak Park Michigan Works

http://www.oakparkcareercenter.org/

Procurement Technical Assistance Center
• Michigan’s statewide network of PTACs match the capabilities of Michigan companies with state and federal government contract opportunities. Services include registering to become a government contractor, identifying bid opportunities, simplifying the bidding process, expediting payments through electronic invoicing, and assisting with post-award evaluations of submitted contracts and/or awards.
• Additionally, the Michigan Defense Center is now offering a Proposal Writing Services grant program to assist Michigan companies in writing a bid response to a Department of Defense or Department of Homeland Security contract opportunity. Interested companies should contact their regional PTAC to apply for this new grant. Contact the local PTAC office here.

OU Incubator
The Macomb-Oakland University INCubator supports economic development in Southeast Michigan by accelerating high-tech businesses, cultivating academic innovation and encouraging research and development. http://www.oakland.edu/macombouinc/

Michigan Manufacturing Technology
MMTCs help small and medium-sized manufacturers and food processors compete and grow. Through personalized services, MMTC helps develop more effective business leaders, promote company-wide operational excellence and foster creative strategies for growth and greater profitability. View the MMTC website for more information

Commercial Kitchen Incubator - Hopeful Harvest
http://www.hopefulharvestfoods.com/

Hopeful Harvest will offer a full menu of services including:
• Processing
• Manufacturing
• Co-Packing
• Bottling and Packaging
• Labeling
• Refrigerated, Frozen and Dry Storage
• Sourcing
• Incubator/Commercial Kitchen
• Marketing Services