Focus on state economy


Butzel Long hosted a lunch and learn program on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at its Detroit office with representatives from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC). The discussion focused on new strategies and incentives aimed at accelerating and diversifying Michigan’s economy.  Taking part in the program were (left to right) Josh Hundt, interim chief business development officer & executive vice president, MEDC; Greg Tedder, executive vice president, chief community development & marketing officer, MEDC; Stacy Esbrook, regional director, MEDC; Butzel Long attorneys Jim Townsend and Susan Johnson; Julius Edwards, manager, underwriting & incentive structuring, MEDC; and, Katharine Czarnecki, senior vice president, community development, MEDC.

– Photo by John Meiu