CREATING AN ENVIRONMENT FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH

Our vision

Monroe County will be a thriving community with a vibrant and diverse economy.

Our Mission

The Monroe County Business Development Corporation works with its strategic partners to attract and retain a diverse range of businesses that create an economic environment of innovation and success.

Our core values

Teamwork
We develop relationships with key strategic partners that create synergy and benefit our businesses and communities.

Determination
We roll up our sleeves and immerse ourselves in solving the challenges that face our businesses and communities.

Trustworthiness
We conduct our duties in an honest, ethical and transparent manner.

Professionalism
We engage in continuous self-improvement to increase our knowledge, skills and qualifications.

Respect
We carefully listen to others and treat them with dignity, both internally and externally.

executive committee board members

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McNew

steve mcnew

Chairman
Superintendent
Monroe County Intermediate
School District

West

charles west

Vice Chairman
Founder & COO
Grand Mill Funding Corporation

Thomas

greg thomas

Treasurer
Vice President-Operations
Fluid Equipment Development Company (FEDCO)

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James Peace

Secretary
Chief Financial Officer
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Board Members

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Adanin

Gregory Adanin

CEO
Ventower

Arquette

Darrin Arquette

President

ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital & Regional Acute Care – Michigan for ProMedica

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Michael Baker

Vice President
Michigan Gas Utilities

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Stephanie Blatt

Community Affairs Manager

Consumers Energy

Chaffin

H. douglas chaffin

Retired
First Merchants Bank

Clark

Robert Clark

Mayor
City of Monroe

Holliday-Bettie

Monique Holliday-Bettie

Manager, Economic Development
Detroit Edison Company

Jewell

Michael Jewell

Business Representative
U.A. Plumbers & Pipefitters
Local Union 671

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Keith Masserant

President
Mid-American Group

Moore

Greg moore, Jr.

Commissioner District 9
Monroe County

Mussap

daniel mussap

Vice President & General Manager
Gerdau

Myers

Thomas Myers

Regional President
First Merchants Bank

Quartety

Dr. Kojo Quartey

President
Monroe County Community College

Zewicky

david zewicky

Regional Circulation Manager
Monroe News / Daily Telegram Adrian

BDC Staff Directory

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TimLake

Tim lake

President & CEO

LuAnnHogberg

luann hogberg

Communications & Operations Manager

MatthewVanisacker

matt vanisacker

Vice President Business Development

STREET ADDRESS

9 Washington Street | Suite B
Monroe, MI 48161

Get driving directions

Our office is located on the 2nd floor of 9 Washington. Parking is available on Washington and Front streets. Once you are in our lobby, please call 734-241-8081 and let us know you have arrived!

 

Investing in Monroe County

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Your investment in us is an investment in your community and Monroe County! Everyone in our county and state benefits from a strong local economy. Your support enables us to accomplish our mission.

Our investors are stakeholders in the development and growth of Monroe County. They are made up of agencies and manufacturing businesses interested in setting the stage for the local economy, improving the business climate, and providing jobs for the next generation.

We understand the obstacles, opportunities and critical issues that face Monroe County. We help identify programs, people and resources, and articulate on our vision.

View our Monroe County BDC_Brochure for more information.

Port of Monroe
Monroe City Hall

Investor Benefits

Our investors enjoy connecting with other businesses who share an interest in Monroe County. We provide opportunities for business interactions and networking opportunities.

Regular Annual Benefits

We bring members together for our Annual Investors Meetings once a year and also hold an annual fall event where we bring in a key note speaker that shares pertinent information about hot topics that affect our businesses and community.

You will receive support from our Staff, Board of Directors and Our Investors. Contact us for more information.