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Flint & Genesee ‘Talent Tours’ recognized by International Economic Development Council

(FLINT, Mich., Oct. 2, 2023) – Less than a year after the Flint & Genesee Economic Alliance launched its Talent Tours program, the initiative has received recognition from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). Specifically, the program has earned a 2023 Excellence in Economic Development Bronze Award in the category of Innovation Programs & Initiatives. […]

Flint & Genesee Group unveils region’s ‘Top 10 Employers’

(FLINT, Mich., Sept. 14, 2023) Today, the Flint & Genesee Group revealed the honorees of its first-ever Top 10 Employers recognition program, which shines a spotlight on some of the region’s top workplaces. “The Top 10 Employers program reaffirms what we already knew – Flint & Genesee is home to a wide variety of outstanding […]

New website showcases job-creating opportunities of advanced manufacturing campus

Site highlights details of the Advanced Manufacturing District in Genesee County, answers frequently asked questions (FLINT, Mich., Sept. 14, 2023) — The Flint & Genesee Economic Alliance has launched a new website to provide information about the Advanced Manufacturing District and showcase wide-ranging opportunities of the 1,000-acre campus, including the potential to add thousands of […]

Flint & Genesee Students Can Get Head Start on Summer Job with TeenQuest

TeenQuest sessions to be held after school at five schools this fall  (FLINT, Mich. 09/12/2023) This fall, high school students grades 9-12 and ages 14-19 are eligible to attend TeenQuest, a pre-employment training program, and pre-requisite to Flint & Genesee Education & Talent’s Summer Youth Initiative (SYI) – a summer employment program that employs hundreds […]

Art of Achievement nominations now open for 2023

2023 event introduces Bryant ‘BB’ Nolden Community Champion Award (FLINT, Mich., Sept. 6, 2023) Each year, the Flint & Genesee Group and its divisions recognize notable business leaders, community champions, and hospitality professionals during the Art of Achievement Awards. With the ninth annual event just around the corner, the organization is seeking nominations for 14 […]