The Michigan Opportunity

By Michigan Economic Development Corporation

An economic development podcast featuring candid conversations with business leaders across Michigan.

  1. 1.
    Ep.33 Brian Connors, Partner, Due East Advisors
    24:57
  2. 2.
    Ep.32 Quentin L. Messer, Jr., MEDC CEO and President and Chair of the Michigan Strategic Fund
    36:33
  3. 3.
    Ep.31 JoAnn Crary - President, Saginaw Future
    19:56
  4. 4.
    Ep.30 - Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II
    27:48
  5. 5.
    Ep.29 - Naheed Huq of Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG) and Metropolitan Affairs Coalition (MAC)
    25:17
  6. 6.
    Ep.28 - Damian Porcari, Elijah J. McCoy Midwest Regional United States Patent and Trademark Office
    25:36
  7. 7.
    Ep.27 - Vicki Selva of Michigan Defense Center
    25:54
  8. 8.
    Ep.26 - Heather Grondin of Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority
    26:23
  1. 9.
    Ep.25 - Ray Lozano of Mexicantown Community Development Corporation
    22:01
  2. 10.
    Ep.24 - Mary Kramer of Crain’s Detroit Business
    25:50
  3. 11.
    Ep.23 Natalie Chmiko – VP Pure Michigan Business Connect and International Trade, MEDC
    21:34
  4. 12.
    Ep.22 Dr. Weisong Shi – Associate Dean & Professor of Computer Science
    24:27
  5. 13.
    Ep. 21 Dr. Steve Melnyk – Professor Supply Chain Technology, Michigan State University
    29:21
  6. 14.
    Ep.20 Glenn Stevens – Executive Director, MICH Auto
    20:57
  7. 15.
    Ep.19 September Hargrove – Vice President & Detroit Program Officer, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
    22:56
  8. 16.
    Ep.18 Daniel Garrison – Office Managing Director, Accenture, Detroit Innovation Hub
    25:27
  9. 17.
    Ep.17 Jenelle Jagmin – Director, Michigan Craft Beverage Council and Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
    24:04
  10. 18.
    Ep.16 Dr. Stephen Rapundalo – President and CEO, MichBio
    22:03
  11. 19.
    Ep.15 Dr. Rebecca Cunningham – Vice President for Research, University of Michigan
    20:57
  12. 20.
    Ep.14 Kevin Johnson – President and CEO, Detroit Economic Growth Corporation
    23:51
  13. 21.
    Ep. 13 Marty Fittante – CEO, Invest UP
    20:01
  14. 22.
    Ep. 12 Michael Healander – President and CEO, Air Space Link
    22:19
  15. 23.
    Ep.11 Jennifer Owens – President, Lakeshore Advantage
    21:54
  16. 24.
    Ep. 10 Dr. Britany Affolter-Caine – Vice President of Community Affairs, University Research Corridor
    21:11
  17. 25.
    Ep. 9 Eric Frederick – Vice President of Community Affairs, Connected Nation Michigan
    23:22
  18. 26.
    Ep. 8 Maureen Donohue Krauss – President and CEO, Detroit Regional Partnership
    19:19
  19. 27.
    Ep. 7 Maureen Donohue Krauss – President and CEO, Detroit Regional Partnership
    25:31
  20. 28.
    Ep.6 Trevor Pawl – Chief Mobility Officer, State of Michigan and Senior Vice President, MEDC
    28:23
  21. 29.
    Ep.5 Keona Cowan – Executive Vice President, Invest Detroit
    21:22
  22. 30.
    Ep.4 Tom Durkee of MEDC, Deidra Mitchell of Waséyabek Development Company, LLC Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi
    22:24
  23. 31.
    Ep.3 Fay Beydoun – Executive Director, American Arab Chamber of Commerce
    20:29
  24. 32.
    Ep.2 - Tom Kelly Executive Director and CEO, Automation Alley
    22:20
  25. 33.
    Ep.1 - Gerry Anderson Chairman and CEO, DTE
    22:02

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