Harold (Buck) Love
2240 Mitchell Park Drive
Petoskey MI 49770
1209 S. Garfield, Unit C
Traverse City, MI 49686
Networks Northwest delivers programs and services for the 10 counties of Northwest Michigan. Our primary service categories are: workforce development; business & economic development; and community development. Networks Northwest is the convening agency for the Regional Prosperity Initiative in these ten counties.
Our mission is to build stronger communities and enhance the quality of life in Northwest Michigan.
Our hallmarks are public-private partnership, visionary leadership, responsiveness and adaptability, entrepreneurship, and economy of scale.
Businesses, community organizations, individuals, units of government, and regional or sub-regional topical networks
Founded in 1974, Networks Northwest facilitates and manages various programs and services for the ten county region. These programs include Northwest Michigan Works, YouthBuild, Small Business Development Center, Procurement Technical Assistance Center, various business services, and many different regional planning initiatives in response to our communities’ requests and needs. You will see the broad spectrum of workforce, business and community services Networks Northwest offers as you look through our web site.
Networks Northwest's member counties are: Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, and Wexford.