The Macomb Foundation has announced the 2014 nominees for the prestigious ATHENA Award. The international ATHENA award recognizes individuals who actively assist women in realizing their full leadership potential. This year’s nominees are: Kathy M. Bartz, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Presbyterian Villages of Michigan Karan Bates-Gasior, Vice President of Operations, Macomb Habitat for [...]
The Chamber Alliance of Macomb County presents Governor Rick Snyder’s Macomb Business Luncheon on Friday, May 16, 2014 at MacRay Banquet Center in Harrison Township. Tickets are $35 for Chamber members and $50 for non-members. Tables of 10 are available ($350 members/$500 non-members). Sponsored by Omega (presenting sponsor), Comcast Business Class, Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals [...]
Posted on 03. Mar, 2014 by Michelle Fusco.
The Macomb County delegation of State Representatives recently presented the Macomb County Chamber with a special recognition in honor of the Chamber’s consecutive wins as Outstanding Chamber of the Year–an award from the Michigan Association of Chamber Executives. The plaque, which is signed by all Macomb County State Representatives and Governor Rick Snyder, was presented [...]
The Chamber Alliance of Macomb County hosted a crowd of close to 300 at the 2014 Economic Forecast on January 15. Dr. Jim Jacobs, president of Macomb Community College, shared his analysis of state and county trends, economic issues in Macomb County and what’s ahead for 2014. If you missed the event, but would like the information, click [...]
Posted on 14. Nov, 2013 by Michelle Fusco.
The Michigan Association of Chamber Professionals (MACP) recognized the Macomb County Chamber of Commerce with the 2013 Outstanding Chamber of Commerce Award—Mid-Size Chamber Category for the second consecutive year at its annual conference in October. Macomb County Chamber President Grace Shore was also recognized with the 2013 Michigan Chamber Professional (MCP) designation. The Outstanding Chamber [...]
Posted on 22. Oct, 2013 by Michelle Fusco.
The Macomb Foundation added seven distinguished community leaders and businesses to the Macomb Hall of Fame at its 2013 induction ceremony on October 17. 2013 inductees are: Hon. Linda Davis, 41B District Court; First State Bank; Richard J. Notte, Sterling Heights Mayor; Maria Silamianos Sherman and Craig Sherman, Omega; Gary Whited, President, General Dynamics Land Systems; [...]
More than 1200 people attended Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel’s third State of the County address on Wednesday, December 4, at the Macomb Center for the Performing Arts in Clinton Township. A Taste of Macomb, an afterglow reception featuring more than 30 Macomb County restaurants, immediately followed. Read more about the State of the County [...]
Posted on 06. Aug, 2013 by Michelle Fusco.
On July 31, the Chamber hosted its fifth annual Lake St. Clair Appreciation Day, an event designed to help preserve, protect and promote one of our region’s most important natural resources. At the event, Kaitlin Nye, Constituent Relations Specialist from the Executive Office of Governor Rick Snyder, presented a proclamation declaring the last Wednesday in July “Lake [...]
Posted on 03. May, 2013 by Michelle Fusco.
The Macomb Foundation presented the 2013 ATHENA Award today to Jennifer Morgan, Director/Administrator of the Martha T. Berry Medical Care Facility, at a luncheon held at the Palazzo Grande in Shelby Township. The international ATHENA award recognizes individuals who actively assist women in realizing their full leadership potential. Prior to Morgan’s tenure, the Martha T. [...]
Posted on 25. Oct, 2012 by Michelle Fusco.
The Macomb County Chamber has been chosen as the 2012 Outstanding Chamber of the Year by the Michigan Association of Chamber Professionals (MACP), an industry association for almost 300 chambers in Michigan. The Outstanding Chamber of the Year Award recognizes organization excellence in chambers of commerce and provides a unique benchmarking opportunity to assess a [...]