From the Executive Director Vicki Selva – April 2020

Colleagues, Dismay, anxiety, flexibility, sorrow, fear. Out of limitation comes creativity. Out of solitude can come reflection…it’s been quite a month, for everyone on earth, including you and I. But, this will end and we will get back to something that feels normal,...

NIST SP 800-171 Deadline …. Are you ready?

By Sarah Tennant, MEDC/MDC Strategic Advisor – Cyber Initiatives Nearly 4,000 Michigan businesses are currently serving the defense industry and Michigan meets 73% of its defense sector demand locally. But, that could change if your company is not meeting the new NIST...

Eurosatory 2018–Offshore Opportunities Abound

By Jeanne Broad, International Trade Development Manager Michigan Economic Development Corporation Many Michigan defense contractors that are now focused on the US market may be well-positioned to sell their products and services internationally.  In fact, the US...