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WJR Business Beat with Jeff Sloan: Automation Alley (Episode 23)

On this morning’s WJR Business Beat, Jeff highlights the importance of sourcing small business financing relief from the various state, county and federal levels.

Automation Alley, a non-profit technology manufacturing business association whose mission is to connect industry, academia and government to fuel Michigan’s economy, is here to help us understand the plethora of programs available to small businesses in our area and how to apply for them.

Listen below for more from Jeff, and advice directly from Tom Kelly, executive director and CEO of Automation Alley:

Go to for this morning’s Tech Takeover livestream to learn how Michigan companies can quickly access financial resources during COVID-19.

Update: The recording of this morning’s Tech Takeover livestream is now available.

“You’re going to hear from financial experts on how your organization can access immediate funds and get specific step-by-step guidance and resources. Topics are going to include things like the stimulus package, available loans and grants, information regarding qualification, what the statewide initiatives that are available for small businesses.”

– Tom Kelly

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