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

  • $4.6 Billion in private investment
  • 48,269 jobs created
  • 33,467 jobs retained
  • 474 Successes
As of February 7, 2018

An L Brooks Patterson Initiative