Coordinating and Partnering: the Secret to Success

Coordinating and Partnering: the Secret to Success Selfridge’s Future The Michigan Air National Guard will celebrate monumental anniversaries this year and the best way to honor the past is to secure the future. The Michigan Defense Center/MEDC will be supporting both...

Protect and Grow: Michigan’s Future in Defense

Protect and Grow: Michigan’s Future in Defense “Protect and Grow” developed and lead by the MEDC’s Michigan Defense Center is the state’s strategic plan to protect the many military assets and missions here in the state while growing the industry and potential for new...

Protect and Grow: Mackinac Policy Conference 2017

Protect and Grow: Mackinac Policy Conference 2017 The Mackinac Policy Conference (MPC), hosted by the Detroit Regional Chamber, is the annual premier forum that brings state and federal leaders together to discuss important statewide topics that effect the economy and...

Federal Contracting: Think Out of the Box!

Federal Contracting: Think Out of the Box! What comes to mind when you think “defense contractor”? Tanks, weapons, maybe uniforms or boots? But, the truth is, the Department of Defense probably buys nearly every good or service a Michigan company can produce. In fact,...

Never Ride Alone: That’s Navistar’s Defense Division Tagline

Never Ride Alone: That’s Navistar Defense’s tagline—sounds like a commercial from one of our domestic auto companies, doesn’t it? But, unlike your sedan, if one of Navistar’s vehicles needs service or support while in theatre, well, that’s a whole different story....

PURE CYBER: Michigan’s Cybersecurity Ecosystem

One must only watch the evening news or read the latest headlines to learn about the security breaches faced by the likes of Sony pictures, JEEP, Staples, JP Morgan, Target and countless other global corporations to understand that the more connected we become through...