Highlighting economic development in Novi
February 2019
The founding of the City of Novi
The City of Novi is celebrating its 50th Anniversary this year and each month we are releasing a new video highlighting a part of Novi's history. This second video in the series covers how Novi transformed into a City.

We still are looking for businesses to be featured on Business Avenue. If you want to be featured on an upcoming episode that airs on Novi Television, YouTube and cityofnovi.org . Shoot us an email at novibusiness@cityofnovi.org to set up a time that works for you and our Studio No.VI team will do the rest.
Novi Businesses in the News
Waymo, the subsidiary created by Google for its autonomous vehicle unit, is looking for a production site in southeast Michigan to ramp up vehicle production. It currently employees 20 at an office in Novi. Read more here.
Danlaw Inc., a Novi-based provider of vehicle connectivity solutions, recently announced the launch of its cellular vehicle-to-everything AutoLink On-board and RouteLink Roadside Unit. Read more here.
Red Level Networks, an IT services and consulting firm in Novi, recently acquired Grand Rapids-based business and technology consulting firm Conway, Dierking & Hillman, Inc.. Read more here.
Business Resources
Success in today's business climate requires flexibility, planning and organization. There's no single method for success, but there are some things entrepreneurs should do to give themselves an advantage. Learn more here.
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has some great courses available for businesses owners looking for an edge. Courses include an Small Business Leadership, Launching Your New Business, Financial Management and more. Learn more here.
Minimizing your taxes is all about planning ahead and knowing the rules. Check out the free "Your Key to a Better Tax Return" program at 7pm on March 5 at the Novi Public Library. Learn more here.
Chamber honors top businesses
Novi's best in business were recognized earlier this month at the Novi Chamber of Commerce's annual Toast of the Town Gala at Suburban Collection Showplace. Taking home top honors were:
Large Business
Small Business
Novi Newcomer
Chairman's Choice Award
Join us at Novi's 50th Anniversary celebration
The City of Novi is celebrating it's 50th Anniversary this year and we want our businesses to be part of the festivities. On February 11, we will unveil a historical exhibit highlighting our past in the Civic Center Atrium. Members of the Novi City Council, Boards and Commissions, residents and business owners will be in attendance. More events are being planned throughout 2019 and if your business is interested in getting involved as a sponsor, please call 248.735.5628 or email communityrelations@cityofnovi.org.
Upcoming Events
WalkIn Thursday:
Small Business Counseling
First Thursday of each month
9:30am-Noon & 1:30-4:30pm
Novi Civic Center,
45175 Ten Mile Road, Novi, MI
Novi Young Professionals
February 21, 2019
8-9:30 am
Vibe Credit Union
41550 Grand River Avenue, Novi, MI
Winter Business Mixer
February 12, 2019
Novi Civic Center
45175 Ten Mile Road, Novi, MI

2019 City of Novi Job Fair
March 13, 2019
Novi Civic Center
45175 Ten Mile Road, Novi, MI
Check out available jobs in Novi!
Email your job posting requests to wgraham@cityofnovi.org or call 248.735.5671.
For more information about doing business in Novi, visit cityofnovi.org.
Wenona Graham, Economic Development Coordinator - 248.347.0573