The U.P. workforce is rock-solid reliable.
Three universities grow talent and spin up innovation.
An attractive cost of living helps companies win in the U.P.
InvestUP is a private sector-led economic development organization keenly focused on driving economic growth across Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
Founded by the region’s leading private sector businesses and universities, our mission is to drive business and job growth across the region.
Starting as Peninsula Electric Light and Power Company in 1884, Upper Peninsula Power Company (UPPCO) has been serving the Upper Peninsula for over 100 years.
UPPCO provides power throughout one of the most rural, weather challenged areas in America. In addition, UPPCO operates a grid system network 24/7/365, maintains hydroelectric facilities, and supports the environment through various projects.
More information is available at uppco.com
Working to increase air travel in and out of the Upper Peninsula.
Developing strategies and solutions to create jobs in Gogebic & Iron Countries.
Leading infrastructure, legislative, and funding projects with local economic developers, businesses and government.