In a show of support for Genesee County’s small businesses and entrepreneurs, the Flint & Genesee Chamber, in conjunction with the Flint & Genesee Economic Alliance and Explore Flint & Genesee, is celebrating local businesses throughout the entire month of May. Modeled on National Small Business Week, established by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) […]

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The economic rebound that’s underway has a number of local manufacturers in search of talent to fill openings for entry-level, skilled trades and managerial positions. Job seekers on May 10, from 9 a.m. to noon, can explore all the open positions at the virtual Manufacturing Career Fair. The participating employers include Avancez Assembly LLC; Domico […]

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On May 12, Boeing is hosting a virtual industry day for prospective vendors interested in doing business with the aerospace giant. The event is being presented by the Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) of Michigan, in collaboration with Pure Michigan Business Connect (PMBC), Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association (MAMA) and Association of United States Army (AUSA). […]

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With the federal government seeking to buy more American-made products, now is a good time for local companies to connect with the Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) at the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce. On Jan. 25, President Biden signed an executive order requiring the federal government to purchase more goods produced in the […]

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The state of small business in Flint and Genesee County is going under the microscope in early 2021. The Flint & Genesee Chamber’s Economic Development unit is working the Ann Arbor-based consultant EntryPoint to gain a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities confronting local businesses and entrepreneurs. The first order of business will be […]

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