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5 Things to Do This Weekend in Flint & Genesee
There are plenty of ways to spend a weekend in Flint & Genesee. Here are five events to attend this weekend in Flint & Genesee. Montrose Blueberry Festival The 48th annual Montrose Blueberry Festival is August 16 – 18 with plenty of festivities in store. The festival includes an arts and crafts show, amusement rides, entertainment and the Blueberry Festival… Read More 

  State-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Grand Blanc Township, Michigan Solidifies leadership in vision-based driver assistance systems Division has made more than 46 million ADAS components since 2005 Magna celebrated the opening of a new electronics manufacturing facility today in Grand Blanc Township. The facility consolidates three nearby locations into a single state-of-the-art facility that combines 21st-century manufacturing with people-first workplace… Read More 

Q&A: Sarah Sullivan on emotional intelligence & ‘Search Inside Yourself Leadership’
Research has recently shown that emotional intelligence skills are often a better predictor of top performance than previous work experience or IQ – which is just one of several reasons for area professionals to attend “Search Inside Yourself Leadership” on Oct. 22-23. [caption id="attachment_41798" align="alignright" width="243"] Sarah Sullivan[/caption] As the flagship leadership training program of the Mindful Cities Flint Initiative,… Read More 

Atwood Stadium to host third-annual Vehicle City Gridiron Classic
Kettering University’s Atwood Stadium will host the third-annual Vehicle City Gridiron Classic to kick off the 2019 high school football season with two days of doubleheaders, beginning on Aug.29.   A news conference was held yesterday at Atwood to introduce the teams and some of the players competing in this year’s classic. The match-ups are: Thursday, Aug. 29 4 p.m.… Read More 

[caption id="attachment_41783" align="alignright" width="150"] Melanie Cieslinski[/caption] [caption id="attachment_41782" align="alignright" width="150"] Tina Bausick[/caption] The newly constructed Hyatt Place Flint-Grand Blanc, which opens September 12, has announced the following hires: Tina Bausick has been named general manager. Bausick was previously the general manager of the Hampton Inn & Suites Flint-Grand Blanc, also Lodgco Hospitality sister property. Melanie Cieslinski is the director of… Read More 

Flint & Genesee Chamber Welcomes New Members in July
(FLINT, Mich., Aug. 12, 2019) –The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce today announced continued growth in its membership, with six area businesses joining the organization in July. These new members represent a wide range of industries, and are actively contributing to the success and economic activity of this region. “We’re pleased to welcome our new members to the Flint… Read More