A consortium of almost 1,000 leading-edge high tech companies serving the region.
With more than 3,800 patents filed annually, the region has the first U.S. Patent Office outside of Washington D.C.
Motor City - Plus
Oakland County has 40% of the Global Automotive OEMs with an office and/or factory within its boundaries.
Medical Main Street
The region is a global center of innovation in medical research and development, education and commercialization.
A network to encourage collaboration and innovation for Oakland County's 2,000 IT/Tech companies - a large pool of technical talent in Metro-Detroit region - and engages the next generation of tech workers by involving local high schools, technical colleges and universities.
Links to Canada
Three major international trade crossings to Canada service the region.
Five of the world's largest lakes (The Great Lakes) are within a short drive of Oakland County.
Major expressways link Oakland County with all U.S. cities, Mexico and Canada.
Air commerce is easily accessible from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW), Oakland County International Airport (PTK), and Bishop International (FNT). Direct flights to Japan, China and Europe are offered daily.