CREATING AN ENVIRONMENT FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH

Our vision

It is the vision of the Monroe County Business Development Corporation (BDC) that the community will thrive as a result of a diversified business and industrial base that provides capital investment and quality jobs.

Our Mission

The Monroe County BDC is a non-profit organization that attracts and retains a diverse range of business and industry by leading initiatives that create an environment for economic growth.

Board of Directors

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H. Douglas Chaffin

Chairman
President & CEO
Monroe Bank & Trust

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Dr. Stephen McNew

Vice Chairman
Superintendent
Monroe County Intermediate
School District

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Charles West

Secretary
Executive Vice President
Patriot Group Construction
Founder & COO
Grand Mill Funding Corp.

Board Members

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Gregory Adanin

CEO
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Carolyn Bennett

Manager Economic Development
DTE Energy

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Vince Bodiford

President & Publisher
Monroe News

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Robert Clark

Mayor
City of Monroe

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Michael Jewell

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

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Nick Krzeminski

Manager Community Relations/
Economic Development

Michigan Gas Utilities

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Bart Kulish

President
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Michael Miller

President
Floral City Beverage

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Dr. Kojo Quartey

President
Monroe County Community College

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Stephanie Roehl

Community Affairs Manager
Consumers Energy

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Dan Schwanke

President
ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital

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Richard Sieb

Owner
Sieb Plumbing & Heating

Staff Directory

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Tim C. Lake

President & CEO
tlake@monroecountybdc.org
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LuAnn Hogberg

Communications & Operations Manager
lhogberg@monroecountybdc.org
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STREET ADDRESS

102 E. Front Street
Monroe, MI 48161
Get driving directions

Our office is located on the 2nd floor of the Monroe Bank & Trust building. Parking is available in a lot behind the building located at 88 South Macomb Street. Please use this address for GPS.

Pull into the lot and if there is an attendant, tell him you are visiting us. Then, give us a call at 734-241-8081 and we will let you in the rear entrance door. You may also walk around to the main bank entrance during banking hours and enter through the bank; just let the Teller know you are here to visit the BDC.

MB&T has two buildings on the corner of Washington & E. Front streets; we are the older building on the east corner.

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.

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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.

Connect with Us

CONTACT INFO

102 E. Front St.
Monroe, Michigan 48161
Phone: 734-241-8081
Email: bdc@monroecountybdc.org

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