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BullsEye Telecom Names Two To Leadership Positions

SOUTHFIELD - BullsEye Telecom has announced two leadership changes – Vilas Uchil has been promoted to Chief Technology Officer, and Tamie Whitefoot has been hired as Vice President of Operations.   Uchil joined BullsEye in 2014 with 20 years of telecommunications industry experience. As CTO, he oversees BullsEye’s innovation, technology and operations, providing strategic and

By |2020-03-22T13:15:37-04:00March 21st, 2020|New Products, New Products / Contracts|

MEDC Offers To Connect COVID-19 Health Care Providers

LANSING, Mich. –The Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s Pure Michigan Business Connect program is now offering a free, online procurement platform to assist suppliers of critical health and human services across a broad range of categories access critical supplies and products as they respond to the COVID-19 outbreak. The platform will make virtual introductions between vetted

By |2020-03-22T16:28:54-04:00March 21st, 2020|Featured, Politics, Politics/Government|

Michigan’s Licensed Distilleries Permitted To Produce Ethanol-Based Hand Sanitizers

LANSING  - Michigan’s licensed distilleries are now permitted to produce ethanol-based hand sanitizers in order to help meet demand as the state of Michigan mitigates the spread of COVID-19.  “Even in times of crisis, Michiganders have shown their willingness to step up and help each other,” said Governor Whitmer. “I am profoundly grateful for the

By |2020-03-22T13:15:37-04:00March 21st, 2020|Politics, Politics/Government|

Michigan State Treasurer Warns Taxpayers About Coronavirus Phishing Scams

LANSING - Michigan State Treasurer Rachael Eubanks issued an urgent reminder to be aware of phishing emails sent by scammers seeking to obtain the personal information and the hard-earned money of Michigan’s taxpayers.  Similar to the phishing scam that targeted the Michigan’s Attorney General yesterday, Michigan Department of Treasury staff members were subjected to a

By |2020-03-22T13:15:37-04:00March 21st, 2020|Cyber Defense|

Small Business Association Of Michigan COVID-19 Financial Resources List

LANSING - Please click here to review the application details and requirements for the SBA Disaster Recovery Loans. As a reminder, there are credit requirements: a credit history acceptable to SBA and applicants must show the ability to repay the loan. Businesses Can Get Cash Now To Weather COVID19 Pandemic Businesses that need cash now

By |2020-03-22T13:15:38-04:00March 21st, 2020|Featured, Small Business Association of Michigan|

MMS Offers $1 Million In-Kind Services For COVID-19 Vaccine Development

CANTON – MMS, a contract biotech research organization, is offering a $1 million award toward the development of a vaccine for COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus. The award is being offered as data and related services to qualified pharmaceutical and clinical research companies supporting the commercial development of a vaccine for approval in the

By |2020-03-22T13:27:20-04:00March 21st, 2020|Coronavirus, IoT, Science|

Fifth Coronavirus Death Reported In Michigan, 238 Test Positive Statewide

LANSING - Michigan public health officials on Saturday reported a fifth death of a resident with the coronavirus, with 238 positive tests statewide. Detroit alone reported 99 new cases, bringing the city’s total to 248, nearly a third of the state's 787 total infections.  Four of the deaths were in Wayne County, with three in Detroit. The fifth

By |2020-03-22T13:15:38-04:00March 21st, 2020|Coronavirus, Science|

Cannabis Companies Seek Michigan Governor To Classify Marijuana “Essential Item”

DETROIT - Marijuana companies are asking Michigan’s governor to classify marijuana an “essential item” and to allow doctors to certify medical marijuana patients over the phone during the COVID-19 outbreak. “Today we sent a letter to (Gov. Gretchen Whitmer) and her administration advocating that cannabis be deemed an essential item and that recommending physicians be

By |2020-03-22T13:15:38-04:00March 21st, 2020|Politics, Politics/Government|

Davenport University 2020 Michigan Performance Excellence Award

ROYAL OAK - Davenport University President Richard Pappas talks about the 2020 Michigan Performance Excellence Award recipient by Michigan Performance Excellence, earned by Davenport for demonstrating outstanding performance, leadership and operational excellence.  

By |2020-03-16T08:38:55-04:00March 15th, 2020|Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurs|

How Coronavirus Could Lead To A Permanent Remote Workforce

DETROIT - As coronavirus fears hit a high point, companies have scrambled to institute new work from home policies. And those policies could become permanent in some cases, substantially altering our work- and life-style landscape in ways none of us would have predicted just a few weeks ago. When it comes to working from home,

By |2020-03-16T09:21:51-04:00March 15th, 2020|Featured, IoT|