Southwest Michigan First announces new alliance
Updated: Friday, January 11 2013, 09:03 AM EST
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – Southwest Michigan First and the Kalamazoo Regional Chamber of Commerce has announced a new alliance.
The groups are teaming up to help meet the needs of small businesses in the area.
“Strategically, we will reduce duplication of programs and services, take advantage of regional dynamics and provide maximum value to our members. This partnership provides us with an advanced platform to grow business around the region,” said Jeffrey Hawkins, President of Envirologic and Chamber Board Chair.
The groups will also collaborate on educational programs and services focused on improving efficiencies and building small businesses.