May 2023 Newsletter

In 2016, Munising Native/Business Owner Thomas Dolaskie IV and his business partner Darrin Hubbard worked with Peoples State Bank of Munising to purchase and renovate a vacant property now known as the Roam Inn & Tracey’s Restaurant.


April 2023 Newsletter

A love of sports cycling is what motivated Ray and Janet Clemens to purchase a Sports Craft business in 1981. It did not take long to realize that customers who were enthusiastic about motor sports were more likely to ride other types of motor sports vehicles and need equipment and accessories.


March 2023 Newsletter

We’ve covered all around the edges of our great state with our job creation newsletters and last but certainly not least it’s time we discuss Central Michigan.


How Can Your Small Business Benefit From SBA?

Running a small business can be challenging, but those challenges are something many businessowners deal with. According to SBA statistics, only 0.01% of businesses in the United States aren’tclassified as small businesses. If you’re having trouble securing small business loans and running yourbusiness, here’s how SBA can help. Getting a Loan Small business loans are … Continued


Is a CDC the Better Place to Apply For a Loan?

If you have a business and have seen references to the SBA 504 Loan program but have questions, wehope to provide you with some answers. CDC lending and the SBA 504 Loan program can give you a long-term financing option with a fixed rate and up to $5 million for major fixed assets that go … Continued

Press Releases

Welcome Northern Lower Peninsula Senior Loan Officer, Eric Maly

Michigan Certified Development Corporation (MCDC) is pleased to announce the addition of Eric Maly as Senior Loan Officer for the Northern Lower Peninsula of Michigan. Eric will have an office located in Traverse City where he lives with his wife of 35 years. Eric has a deep commitment to Traverse City, and to northern Michigan, … Continued