Wixom

Oakland County extends global reach to international travelers

International travelers to Detroit Metropolitan Airport can now get Oakland County's economic development and quality of life story in six different languages at the touch of a finger. "This effort...

DaySmart Software adds 7 to staff as it continues to grow

DaySmart Software got its start when Chris Jackson was getting her hair done at a salon and her stylist complained that there wasn't any good software programs geared toward...

Oakland County Economic Development Corp. named CEED Partner of the Year

The Oakland County Economic Development Corporation (OCEDC) has been named Partner of the Year by the Center for Empowerment and Economic Development (CEED). The award recognizes the organization’s support...

Six Oakland County second stage businesses named to 2012 Michigan Top 50 to Watch

Six Oakland County businesses have been named to the 2012 Michigan Top 50 to Watch. DaySmart Software (Wixom), Detroit Trading Company (Southfield), MiDAS Foods International (Oak Park) and Critical Signal...

Eight Oakland County “healthy” projects awarded Brooksie Way minigrants

Eight Oakland County projects - including a therapeutic horseback riding program for special needs students and a health education program aimed at low literacy residents - received funding through the...

Patterson introduces five communities for “One Stop Ready” business attraction/retention pilot

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson today identified five local communities who have agreed to participate in an economic development pilot program - the first of its kind in the...

Ford gets tax break to turn shuttered Wixom plant into alt energy lab

A plan to reincarnate the shuttered Ford assembly plant in Wixom as a renewable energy lab and production facility took a step forward last week with the approval of...

$4.5 million retrofit to boost recycling, economy

A recent $4.5 million private investment upgrade to the Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County facility in Southfield will be making it even easier for citizens...

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....