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LSCP, County Has Come Long Way In 20 Years

MARQUETTE – Well it’s that time of year again for us to release our 2017 year-end results! We did so in style on the campus of Northern Michigan University last Wednesday. Celebrating 20 years as an organization made this year’s event extra…

LSCP Offers Info on Air Service

MARQUETTE – As an economic developer, you are typically a generalist. By that, I mean you are involved in so many aspects of the region’s economy that you know a little about a lot, but are not an expert in everything. So…

Clickner Appointed Chair of the IEDC Performance Oversight and Monitoring Committee

MARQUETTE- Amy Clickner, CEcD, Lake Superior Community Partnership, has been appointed to serve as chair of the Performance Oversight and Monitoring Committee (POM). This committee is one of only 4 standing committees through the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and is responsible for…

20 Years of LSCP Calls for Celebration

MARQUETTE – Hello 2018! This is my first column of the new year and the start of my eighth year writing a Monday column. Thank you so much to The Mining Journal for allowing me to share happenings in the economic development…

LSCP Economic Development Intern

Job Title: Economic Development Intern Reports to: Economic Development Team Minimum Education Required: Currently enrolled in Northern Michigan University and eligible for work study. Key Job Responsibilities: Supports the economic development team and is responsible for overall office support and administrative duties. Coordinate meetings, prepare materials and attend meetings of LSCP staff, boards, committees and…

LSCP Wrapping Up Another Year and Looking Forward to 2018

MARQUETTE – The final column of 2017 already? Where has the year gone? At the Lake Superior Community Partnership, we have had a great year thanks to our many amazing partners and stakeholders! In early 2018, I will roll out our 2017…

Vision Magazine is Now Available

MARQUETTE – The Vision magazine is now printed and online! This annual project, which we collaborate on with The Mining Journal and Northern Michigan University’s Marketing Department, provides a glimpse into Marquette County to encourage the attraction of business and talent. We…


Supporting the Growth of Local Businesses

MARQUETTE – We’ve talked in the past about a successful economic development strategy needing three main functions in its portfolio: – Attraction – Retention/Expansion – Start-Up As any good businessperson knows, it costs less to retain a customer than it does to attract a new one,…

LSCP celebrating 20 years

MARQUETTE – Believe it or not, the time is here! Time to kick off the celebratory year of the LSCP’s 20th anniversary! For those of you who are too young to remember, the LSCP was created during the loss of the K.I….

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