November 19, 2019

The Sault SmartZone currently has spaces available for start-up companies in the Sault Ste. Marie region. Located at 2345 Meridian Street, the SmartZone houses the Sault EDC and is one of 21 locations across the state that serve as business incubators for start-ups and...

July 3, 2019

The Sault EDC is partnering up with our local Bayliss Public Library to promote the amazing resources that are available for entrepreneurs through the Michigan Electronic Library⁠. MeL is a massive, online database of books, articles, and research that is available to...

June 25, 2019

The Hampton Inn of Sault Ste. Marie, MI now offers electric car charging as an amenity to all guests. The results of this update have an impact that extends far beyond the hotel and benefits the city.

May 10, 2019

“The Little Gift Shop” is one of Portage Street’s newest treasures. Owned by local creative and entrepreneur Jill Rambo, this rustic mercantile offers eclectic artisan goods and an array of classes that delve into various artistic mediums and techniques.

Rambo was raise...

February 4, 2019

One of the 12 businesses housed within the Sault Ste. Marie Industrial Park, TN Michigan, LLC. is part of century-old, international manufacturing legacy that began right here in the state.

In 1913 Leander J. Hoover founded the Hoover Steel Ball Company of Ann Arbor. Th...

February 4, 2019

"What is an EDC?" Many ask the question, and we have the answer! Check out our infographic below to learn more about your Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation.

December 10, 2018

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. — A roughly $21 million federal grant will go toward repairing a dock near the Soo Locks in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

The Carbide Dock Port in Sault Ste. Marie is a staging area for vessels requiring assistance. The money would pay for rehabili...

September 24, 2018

In 2017, almost 2,500 passengers have utilized the airport, including government entities, medical professionals, air tours, training, and business professionals. The airport has also played an important part in recent business developments, which has led to significan...