• Locate Your Business

    Locate Your Business

    The Monroe County Business Development Corp. has been helping industries and business capitalize on the opportunities to locate in this dynamic area of Southeast Michigan.

  • Pure Monroe

    Pure Monroe

    When you want a community that offers a small town feel with big city advantages, then Monroe County is your one stop shop.

  • Grow Your Business

    Grow Your Business

    It is the mission of the Monroe County Business Development Corporation (BDC) to create job growth and capital investment in our community.

  • Local Resources

    Local Resources

    his business membership organization focuses on providing value for its members, enhancing the business climate in the Monroe County area.

News & Events

Opportunities for Manufacturers

Opportunities for Manufacturers

Here are a few opportunities that are worth the mention!


Veteran Business Matchmaking

Application is open for the 1:1 matchmaking at the 2017 Veteran Business Matchmaker. NVBDC, in partnership with Pure Michigan Business Connect and VetBiz Central, invites you to Corporate America’s Premier Service Disabled and Veteran Owned Business Event!

Veteran Owned businesses can expect to network, meet with …

Growing Tomorrow’s Talent Today

Growing Tomorrow’s Talent Today


Powered by a technology that Michigan students already use for college and career planning, MI Bright Future allows students to interact with businesses through online discussion boards, business profiles and career experiences. Businesses can hold company tours, job shadowing experiences, have internships, do virtual mentoring, and much more!

Changes to MI-STEP for 2018

Changes to MI-STEP for 2018

Please note these important changes to MI-STEP for Fiscal Year 2018:

The maximum annual award is $15,000 All applications must be submitted via the portal (same place companies submit reimbursements and quarterly progress reports) Domestic trade shows are again eligible if they have a significant international presence

For more information, click here.

If you have any questions, please contact …

BDC’s Annual Fall Event – Focus On the Future

BDC’s Annual Fall Event – Focus On the Future

BDC’s annual fall event was held at Monroe County Community College’s La-Z-Boy Center on Wednesday evening, September 13. We had over 50 business leaders, elected officials and education professionals in attendance.

Lynette Dowler, MCCC Trustees’ Board Chair & DTE Energy’s Director of Corporate Safety presenting the MCCC Business & Industry Supporter of the Year Award to Michael Jackson, Jr. & …