Month: December 2012

U.S. Bank Targets Michigan for Commercial Lending

Minneapolis-based U.S. Bank National Association — known generally as U.S. Bank — the fifth largest commercial bank in the U.S., has hired two experienced bankers to beef up its presence in Michigan with the goal of greatly increasing its commercial lending in the state. Nicole Garrison-Sprenger, vice president of corporate public relations at parent company… Read more »

Grid Logic’s technology called a ‘game changer’

Michigan Economic Development Corporation President and CEO Michael A. Finney congratulated Lapeer-based Grid Logic on its $3.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop a low-cost superconducting wire for use by electric utilities. “This news really captures what is special about Michigan—we discover things, we make things, and we make things work,”… Read more »