Automation Alley - Technology's Matchmaker for Business
2015
Year in Review
By the numbers
4
languages spoken in our International Business Center
5
Automation Alley events hosted at our members’ facilities
Thank you Macomb County, Shinola, CMU Detroit Office, ITT Technical Center, Pratt & Miller Engineering!
Interested in hosting an event in 2016?
10
Automation Alley-branded SMART buses
12
hours spent welding our Gala trophies
12
companies that joined the 7Cs™
47

Foundation Members

Welcome new Foundation Members Autodesk Inc., City of Southfield, Siemens PLM, and Quicken Loans.

170
new members
305
active candidates on the Talent Exchange
500
online advanced manufacturing classes offered through our partnership with Tooling U-SME
$820
raised for Monarch Wings Ministries through Casual Friday donations
842
mentions on Twitter
1,175
new followers on social media
Check us out on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram
1,177
business cards accumulated by the Membership Team in the past year
1,250
people trained through the Technical Talent Development Program (TTDP) to date
2,800

people attended Automation Alley events
See what’s coming up @ Automation Alley!

3,424
VisCom contacts added
6,285
jobs created or supported to date
9,600
cups of coffee consumed at our headquarters
30,025
miles traveled on Automation Alley trade missions
171,380
The number of technology-focused jobs in Metro Detroit, according to our 2015 Technology Industry Report
$9,050,000
invested in startups to date
$125,600,000
in follow-on capital awarded to Automation Alley clients to date
$531,000,000
generated in export sales by trade mission participants to date
Thank you
for another great year!