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Fisher Cast Steel improves competitiveness

  “Working with GLTAAC has been a great experience.  The funding has been used to support several facets of our business – sales, operations and education. In a challenging industry, these improvements give us the tools to keep our operation viable into the future.”  —  Jay Harmeyer, Vice President, Fisher Cast Steel   Background Fisher Cast Steel (FCS) is a

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Bamar benefits from TAAF

  ”Bamar has benefited greatly from the TAAF program. The flexibility of the program and GLTAAC’s staff really made it work for us.  The TAAC helped us through the entire process and everybody there was knowledgeable, professional, thoughtful, and clearly committed to our success.  Our company is in a much better competitive position now than we were before working with

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On the road in Michigan

GLTAAC team members have been covering a lot of miles as we’ve traveled across Michigan to share information and resources about the TAAF program with our economic development referral partners. In September we presented at the Region 5, 6, 7 (18 counties!) MEDC Toolbox Training in Frankenmuth for business development managers and local and regional economic development professionals.  Scott Phillips

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GLTAAC Clients Outperform Manufacturing Sector in 2018

The Great Lakes TAAC collects performance data from the companies it works with every year as part of our internal evaluation process and program improvement efforts. Last year’s survey included 88 manufacturers located throughout Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. The results were strong. Indeed, GLTAAC’s established clients and recent program grads (“GLTAAC firms”) outperformed the manufacturing sector as a whole! Sales:

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