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 $3.2 billion in private investment and has created and retained more than 57,000 jobs.

Emerging Sectors in Oakland County Tree ImageFast Facts

  • $3.2 Billion in private investment
  • 36,630 jobs created
  • 20,704 jobs retained
  • 358 Successes

An L Brooks Patterson Initiative