The U.P. workforce is rock-solid reliable.
Four universities grow talent and spin up innovation.
An attractive cost of living helps companies win in the U.P.
InvestUP is the lead regional economic organization for the Upper Peninsula. Our mission is to drive prosperity across the Upper Peninsula.
Core Values: Proactive, collaboration, leveraging, relationships, thought leaderships and most important to us – results.
Michigan Technological University is a public research university founded in 1885. The campus, located in Houghton, overlooks the Keweenaw Waterway and is just a few miles from Lake Superior. Their mission to create a just, prosperous, and sustainable world is expressed through their entrepreneurial spirit with equal parts curiosity and grit.
With five recent #1 rankings, MTU is a top academic and research university that attracts crazy-smart people who value an outdoor lifestyle to the Upper Peninsula.
Partnering with local economic development organize and legislators to provide up-to-date resources and information for U.P. Business who have been impacted by the pandemic. Please visit www.update906.com to learn more.
Leveraging trending opportunities like reshoring and remote workforce to attract business and talent to the region.