Toyota Invests $28M in Ann Arbor Powertrain R&D Expansion

Toyota Technical Center (TTC), a division of Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing, N.A.(TEMA), announced an investment of more than $28M to expand its powertrain operations at two facilities in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The new growth will support powertrain development capability, specifically in the areas of design, evaluation and calibration on new engine and transmission projects. …

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FDI is a Top Priority for U.S. Economic Development Organizations

  Original ITA Blog Post – By: Paul Krutko   Each incoming chair of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the largest organization of economic development professionals in the world, establishes a theme for the upcoming year that will be his or her top priority. I determined that emphasizing the attraction of foreign direct investment (FDI) …

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Nutriinfo Launches Wellness Campaign with Online Weight Loss Challenge

Nutriinfo.com is hosting a uniquely designed 8 week Weight Loss Challenge event as a part of its wellness campaign  to help everyone in the community get healthy! Hosted on our WATT portal, this wellness challenge will help you lose at least 8-10 lbs by engaging you with your own health coach!  You can set your goals, …

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Lakeside Software Opens New R&D Facility in Ann Arbor

Lakeside Software, a leader in business intelligence solutions for IT professionals, today announced the acquisition and opening of a new R&D facility in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This facility will be primarily utilized for product design and development, and will accelerate company growth by making it easier to hire top technical talent from the Ann Arbor …

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Cataphora Expands Operations with New Office in Ann Arbor

Cataphora Inc. today announced the official opening of its newest office, located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Cataphora develops innovative software for analysis of individual and organizational behavior. The location was chosen because it provides a business-friendly environment, as well as offering Cataphora the opportunity to take advantage of local talent, notably from the Ann Arbor-based …

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Ann Arbor, Michigan Ranked as a Top Innovative City!

Business Insider recently published its list of America’s Top Innovative Cities, and Ann Arbor ranked #12. According to the article: Innovation analysts at 2thinknow released a list of the most innovative cities in the world. They evaluated 289 cities based on three factors: cultural assets, human infrastructure, and networked markets. Cities were ranked on a …

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SPARK Central Incubator Profile: Mobatech

SPARK Central incubator client, Mobatech, is dedicated to designing and developing cutting-edge mobile phone software focusing on creating innovative lifestyle and personal productivity applications, which integrate into customer’s everyday lives. Founded in Ann Arbor, Michigan by Greg Schwartz in April 2003, Mobatech has been at the forefront of the mobile technology boom and continues to …

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