About Mike Brennan

Founder of Michigan News Network, and serves as CEO, as well as Editor & Publisher of MITECHNEWS.COM. Brennan has worked since 1980 as a technology writer at newspapers in New York, NY, San Jose, CA., Seattle, WA., Memphis, TN., Detroit, MI., and London, England. He co-founded and served as managing editor of Pacific Rim News Service (SEATTLE), which developed a network of more than 100 freelance journalists in 17 Asia-Pacific countries.

12 Steps For A Highly Successful Job Search

ANN ARBOR - Gary Erickson, Managing Partner of Executive Search Partners, provides tips on how you can land that top executive level job as Chief Information Officer or Chief Information Security Officer. On his website, www.execsearchpartners.com, he also provides 12 Tips To A Highly Successful Job Search, plus sample resumes you can use to rise

By |2021-09-21T10:19:06-04:00September 21st, 2021|ESD, mitechtv|

Hero Project Explained, MCWT Updated, Cybersecurity Hacks, Linked-In Tips

ANN ARBOR - MITech TV Sept. 20 Anton Harb Jr., a disabled American Veteran, explained why he’s working with the Hero Project to help fund programs that assistance his fellow Veterans beyond providing them with a meal. Kathleen Norton-Schock updated what’s happening with Michigan Council of Women in Technology and Diva Tech Talk. Richard Stiennon

By |2021-09-21T10:02:06-04:00September 21st, 2021|Hemp, Podcasts|

Back Story On TechTown Virtual Toast Of The Town Sept 30

ANN ARBOR - Lindsay Robillard from Wayne State's TechTown joins Matt Roush and Mike Brennan to provide the back story on the Toast of The Town celebration the community’s celebration of entrepreneurship and the role TechTown plays in building a truly equitable economy. The virtual event is scheduled for Sept. 30 and is free of

By |2021-09-20T19:36:16-04:00September 20th, 2021|Entrepreneurs, mitechtv|

Lifeline Awareness Week Highlights Importance Of Phone, Broadband Discount Program

LANSING - Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Public Service Commission are joining with agencies across the country marking this week as Lifeline Awareness Week, urging eligible Michiganders to take advantage of the Lifeline telephone and broadband discount program. Lifeline is both a state and federal program that provides discounted voice or broadband service to veterans, seniors, and low-income

By |2021-09-20T18:39:15-04:00September 20th, 2021|Politics, Politics/Government|

Detroit Demo Day Announces Finalists For Annual Entrepreneurship Competition

DETROIT – Rocket Mortgage Detroit Demo Day today announced the 15 finalists competing for a share of more than $1 million in funding in their fifth annual entrepreneurship competition – one of the largest of its kind in the U.S. The 15 finalists, representing a broad segment of industries, were chosen out of over 100

By |2021-09-20T18:30:08-04:00September 20th, 2021|Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurs|

$440,000 In Grants Awarded To Accelerate Mobility And EV Investments In Michigan

LANSING - More than $444,000 in grant funding awarded to test mobility and EV solutions in Flint, East Lansing, Detroit and Southeast Michigan and Washtenaw County. The Office of Future Mobility and Electrification, in partnership with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and Michigan Department of Transportation, launched the Michigan Mobility Funding Platform to provide grants to

By |2021-09-19T16:21:30-04:00September 19th, 2021|ESD|

75 Percent Of Young People Around the World Frightened Of Future Due To Climate Change

NEW YORK - Growing up in the emerging reality of the climate crisis is taking its toll on young people’s mental health. According to a global survey and peer-reviewed study soon to be published in Lancet Planetary Health, a scientific journal, 75 percent of young people think the future is frightening and 45 percent say climate

By |2021-09-19T16:03:24-04:00September 19th, 2021|Climate Change, Life Sciences, Life Sciences/Biotech|

UM, MSU, Wayne State Lead Nation In Graduating Mobility Professionals

LANSING – Michigan’s three major research universities are leading the nation in preparing students who will take their talents into the ever-changing mobility industry, according to a new report released today by Michigan’s University Research Corridor. The URC, an alliance of Michigan State University (MSU), the University of Michigan (U-M), and Wayne State University (WSU),

By |2021-09-19T15:28:55-04:00September 19th, 2021|Mobile MI, Mobility|

MPSC To Hold Public Hearings On Consumers Energy’s Long-Term Energy Plans

LANSING - The Michigan Public Service Commission has scheduled two public hearings — one in person, the other held virtually — to take public input on Consumers Energy Co.’s integrated resource plan, or IRP, which outlines the utility’s plans for delivering electricity to its residential and business customers in Michigan. The purpose of the hearings

By |2021-09-19T14:37:44-04:00September 19th, 2021|Politics, Politics/Government|