LEAP News

Seven Regional Entrepreneurial Support Organizations Receive $15,000 to Enhance Entrepreneurialism LANSING, Mich. – The three county Lansing area is a great place for entrepreneurs to grow their ideas, due to strong ecosystem support. As one of many efforts to build, grow, and sustain a culture of...

Mayor Schor Determined To Further Accelerate Growth Of Lansing LANSING, Mich. – The Lansing Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) Board is set to welcome newly elected Lansing Mayor Andy Schor as he takes his seat on the EDC Board of Directors, during the first EDC Board meeting of 2018...

LEAP Executive Committee Expands to Serve the Growing Lansing Region LANSING, Mich. – The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) is pleased to announce the 2018 Officer Slate as presented and approved at its Board of Directors and Annual Meeting on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, in East...

DELTA TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Delta Township, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), and the Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) announced the expansion of Cintas Corporation in Delta Township today. Cintas Corporation, founded in 1968, is a leading provider of corporate identity uniform programs, providing entrance and safety...

$14.5 Million Investment from Tecomet Will Bring New Jobs to Lansing LANSING, Mich. – The city of Lansing and the Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) announced the expansion of Tecomet, an international leader in high-precision manufacturing, earlier today at Tecomet’s Lansing facility. Founded in 1963, Tecomet is a leading...

Latest Economic Development Contract Contributes To Unified Regional Service Model LANSING, Mich. – With a confident move toward expanding regional cooperation, the Ingham County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a contract with the Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) for economic development services. For several decades, business,...

$75,000 City of Lansing Arts Impact Project Provides for Immersive Sculpture Downtown LANSING, Mich. – Within sight of the state’s Capitol on Michigan Avenue in downtown Lansing, community partners welcomed a new immersive public art attraction this afternoon. On behalf of project partners LEAP, the city...

GlowShop the Latest Business to be Hatched Through LEAP’s Business Pitch Competitions LANSING, MI – Among tough competition from seven strong competitors, GlowShop and owner Alex Reny became the latest winner of the Lansing Economic Area Partnership’s (LEAP) annual Hatched event, held at the MSU University Club Wednesday evening....