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Our Mission is to bring people together to positively transform Macomb County, by strengthening its communities, economy and natural resources.

Our Goals

Serve the premier business and community leadership organization for Macomb County.


...a community investment fund for Macomb County assets that enhance community, economic, and natural resource development.


...a unified voice to enhance the promotion of Macomb’s assets.

Macomb County

With more than 860,000 residents, Macomb County is the third most populous county in Michigan. The county has a strong connection to the outdoors being home to more than 130 parks covering 12,000 acres. The four major public parks -- Freedom Hill County Park, Macomb Orchard Trail, Lake St. Clair Metropark and Stoney Creek Metropark each celebrate unique natural assets of our local communities.

Heralded for its natural resources, Macomb County is home to proud residents known for their strong work ethic, a business-friendly environment, excellent schools from Pre-K through Community College, a talented workforce and affordable housing. The strong industrial base (engineering, research and development, and advanced manufacturing), community variety and growing cultural diversity have been and continue to attract residents and businesses.

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You may be wondering just how you can help Macomb create an enriching environment to live, learn, recreate, innovate, and conduct business. If we work together we can truly become the unified voice of Macomb County. Whether you reside in Macomb, or own a business in the county, we can partner to keep investment and growth strong.

Latest News

Protected: Career Technical Education and Apprenticeships Grow in Macomb County

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As the cost of college grows and the need for skilled trade workers is making news, the focus on career technical education and apprenticeships is becoming sharper. While Macomb County is a center of manufacturing in a variety of industries such as automotive, defense, and aerospace, it is also a center of some excellent career technical education and apprenticeship programs.

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Protected: Who’s Advancing in Macomb: Fran-Marie Silveri, Founding Member of La Grasso, Abdo & Silveri, PLLC of Sterling Heights

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Attorney Fran-Marie Silveri is a Macomb County native who is growing her legal practice in estate planning and administration. Silveri is a founding member of La Grasso, Abdo & Silveri, PLLC of Sterling Heights.

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Protected: Who’s Advancing in Macomb: John Nitz, Founding Member, O’Reilly Rancilio P.C.

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John Nitz is a founding member of O’Reilly Rancilio P.C. and has served as a Director since 1984. John is Special Counsel to Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel and a board member of Advancing Macomb. John has represented numerous family-owned manufacturing and service businesses and has prepared estate plans and succession plans for many business owners. He provides estate and trust administration services and serves as a trustee for numerous family trusts. 

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