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
  • 52,981 jobs created
  • 38,915 jobs retained
  • 531 Successes
As of June 30, 2019

An L Brooks Patterson Initiative