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Flint & Genesee Chamber to Offer 25 Opportunities for Professional Development
(FLINT, Mich., June 18, 2019) – In support of the region’s workforce, the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce will host 25 professional development opportunities during the second half of the year. The new workshops, which kick off in early July, will cover a variety of topics including communications, financial planning, grant writing, leadership development, marketing and sales. “Whether you’re… Read More 

Summerset Salon Day Spa, Flint, Michigan
In the age of self-care, day spas are becoming increasingly more popular. In Flint & Genesee, there are many places you can go for facials, massages, manicures and more. Here are five places you can go to relax, rejuvenate and pamper yourself: Corcova Salt Spa A unique type of spa, Corcova Salt Spa specializes in mind, body and soul restoration,… Read More 

YouthQuest Accepting Applications for Summer Enrichment Program
(FLINT, Mich., June 12, 2019) – YouthQuest is accepting applications for its summer enrichment program, which provides students in grades K-12 with a unique way to spend summer vacation. “YouthQuest students have the opportunity to participate in a variety of hands-on activities and experiences, such as exploring the Flint Cultural Center or using a 3D printer for the first time,”… Read More 

There is still time to register for next week's “Meet the Buyer" networking event at the Food Bank of East Michigan, 1939 Howard St., in Flint. Space is limited for the June 19 event. Sponsored by the Region 6 Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), “Meet the Buyer” is a free, half-day event -- from 8 a.m. to noon -- that… Read More 

Greetings! I’m fresh off the Mackinac Policy Conference, where I attended with nearly 1,700 of Michigan’s business and political leaders and wanted to share a few observations. While civility continued to be an important theme, the conference pillars focused on uniting the state as one Michigan under a set of pillars: Prepare Michigan (Education and Talent); Grow Michigan (Economic Development… Read More 

Greg Viener, a 15-year veteran of Huntington, has been named the bank’s Mid-Michigan regional president. Viener most recently served as the community president in Flint and Genesee County. [caption id="attachment_41044" align="alignright" width="150"] Greg Viener[/caption] As a highly engaged and respected leader, Viener will extend his focus on local involvement and purpose-driven leadership across Mid-Michigan. In his new role as regional president, he will… Read More