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[caption id="attachment_85" align="alignright" width="115" caption="Sherry Tompkins, Director of Marketing"][/caption] Sherry Tompkins has been named Marketing Director at the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce. In her new capacity Ms. Tompkins will plan and implement the various marketing initiatives of the Regional Chamber including advertising, promotions, merchandising and research. “Sherry is a great match for the Regional Chamber, said CEO Tim… Read More 

The Innovation Center at Kettering University is a 9,000-square-foot investment in Michigan’s rich technology future.  Kettering opened its new facility during grand opening ceremonies Tuesday, Aug. 31, from 5-7 p.m. [caption id="attachment_79" align="alignright" width="400" caption="Kettering University hosted a grand opening ceremony August 31, 2010 for the new Innovation Center, a 9,000-square-foot facility."][/caption] The Innovation Center is a $3.2 million project… Read More 

(Flint, MI Wednesday, August 11, 2010) With a new academic year just around the corner, a number of schools throughout Genesee County are preparing to open the doors to children after school, thanks to a one-year, $3.1million grant from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation to the Genesee Area Focus Fund. The YouthQuest after school enrichment program, led by the Flint… Read More 

July 12, 2010—As part of its ongoing commitment to provide appropriate levels of medical care and services in the most effective and needed settings, Genesys announced today its plans to realign emergency care services and establish a patient care facility in downtown Flint as part of the city's revitalization initiatives. (more…) Read More 

[caption id="attachment_32" align="alignright" width="400" caption="Tim Herman (third from left), Regional Chamber CEO, and Michael James (fourth from left), President and CEO of Genesys PHO, and other dignitaries cut the ribbon celebrating the grand opening of Genesys PHO's new location."][/caption] Burton, MI (June 30, 2010)—On Wednesday, June 30, Genesys PHO celebrated a relocation grand opening with a news conference and ribbon-cutting… Read More 

The Community Foundation of Greater Flint (CFGF) has awarded the Genesee Chamber Foundation a $30,000 grant for the 2010 Summer Youth Initiative (SYI) program. The SYI program is managed by the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce. (more…) Read More