Wixom

Cities Honored for Entrepreneurial Spirit

Auburn Hills, Frankenmuth, Grand Rapids, Novi, Port Huron, Rochester Hills and Wixom have been identified as the top performing communities at fostering entrepreneurial growth and economic development in an...

DANTOM Systems scores investment from InvestMichigan! Fund

DANTOM Systems recently received an investment from the InvestMichigan Mezzanine Fund as part of a private equity deal for the Wixom-based software firm.The 14-year-old company employs about 150 people....

Acromag adds to staff as it continues domestic expansion

Acromag took its lumps in the recession like just about everyone else. But the Wixom-based high-tech firm has healed and grown strong again, adding to its staff as it...

Onset Marketing gains traction, hires 4 in last 6 months

Onset Marketing is going through a bit of a growth spurt, hiring four people in the last six months and planning to add another 2-3 over the summer.The Wixom-based...

Buttercream bakeshop sweetens Wixom

After spending 25 years at General Motors, and time as a teacher before that, Marsha Hogerheide is finally realizing her dream and running her own bakeshop. Wixom’s Buttercream Bakeshop...

MEDC approves brownfield projects, plans to create 1,500 jobs

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation approved 10 brownfield projects that are expected to create 1,500 jobs and help seven companies invest $254 million.The projects include the normal automotive-centric projects and an IT center...

U-M Dearborn study focuses on best cities for entrepreneurs

How entrepreneurial-minded is your city? The University of Michigan-Dearborn has a pretty good idea.The university's iLabs recently released its 3rd annual eCities study, which assesses a municipality's ability to...

Study explores best practices of entrepreneurial cities

A study looked into the best practices of entrepreneurial cities in Michigan and two honored this were were in Oakland County. Additionally, three OC cities will be honored for...

Oakland County parks offers free entry in November

OAKLAND COUNTY - Oakland County Parks offers Guest Appreciation Days with free entry at six locations on November 11 (Veteran's Day) and November 27 & 28 (Thanksgiving holiday)."Fall is...