LEAP News

MedTech Group Meets to Proactively to Equip Regional and Statewide Medical Ecosystem LANSING, Mich. – With COVID-19 cases rapidly rising throughout the country, state and now the Lansing region, the Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) took proactive steps to convene its MedTech advisory group Friday evening,...

LEAP Applying for Access to Emergency Grants and Loans for Small Businesses Across Clinton, Eaton and Ingham Counties LANSING, Mich. – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced the availability of emergency relief funding for small businesses this morning, as fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic continues to hit...

Annual Diversity & Equity Statement Signed & 2019 Regional Diversity Star Award Presented With an eye toward highlighting exemplary diversity, equity and inclusion business practices, the Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) presented its fifth annual Regional Diversity Star Award to CASE Credit Union during its Feb....

Economic Developer and Site Consultant Community Selects Bob Trezise as National Economic Development Leader LANSING, Mich. – The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) is garnering national attention again for excellence and leadership in economic development. The latest accolades were awarded to LEAP president and CEO Bob Trezise,...

LEAP and Miller Canfield Help Lansing Area Companies Make Sense of Defense Industry Contract Opportunities LANSING, Mich. – The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) unveiled a new report outlining the Lansing region’s assets in key defense and homeland security sectors at the Mid-Michigan Aerospace and Defense...

Brownfield Plan Sent to City Council for Consideration LANSING, Mich. – A highly visible gateway property located on the newly established Saginaw Street corridor improvement authority (CIA), is moving closer toward redevelopment. The proposed Michigan Realtors® Headquarters redevelopment includes demolition of the existing functionally obsolete property...

LEAP and Local Business Leaders Partner to Increase Economic Prosperity LANSING, Mich. – The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP), which serves the economic development needs of Clinton, Eaton and Ingham counties, has announced new board members joining LEAP in 2020, as well as its 2020 executive...