Businesses Thrive In Michigan's Upper Peninsula

So Do Their People

Businesses Thrive In Michigan's Upper Peninsula

So Do Their People

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.

Despite abundant forests, water and minerals, the U.P.’s greatest natural resource is people.

Our vibrant, active communities brim with grit and determination and our people live strong in the natural beauty that surrounds them.

About InvestUP

Your single U.P. Source

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.

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Marketing Department

Marketing Department, Inc. (MDI) is the region’s largest, most experienced, and recognized full-service agency. With offices located in Houghton, Michigan and Tampa, Florida, the agency serves clients in B2B, healthcare and banking.

MDI has built a reputation for growing small businesses.

Current Projects

Growing Now

Partnering with local economic development organizations and legislators to provide up-to-date resources and information for U.P. Businesses 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.

Work Where You Want To Live!

Upper Peninsula professionals have the unique opportunity to live in the communities that have the best tech jobs, start-up resources and world-class trails. Start your journey here!

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