Emerging Sectors

​​​​​Job creation ​​and diversification are transforming Oakland County's economy from manufacturing-based to knowledge-based through Oakland County's Emerging Sectors initiative. Since inception, the initiative has generated $4.6 billion in private investment and has created and retained more than 81,000 jobs.

Emerging Sectors in Oakland County Tree ImageFast Facts

  • $5.2 Billion in private investment
  • 53,423 jobs created
  • 39,157 jobs retained
  • 536 Successes
As of July 30, 2019