Arwood joins InvestUP
MARQUETTE — InvestUP has announced Steve Arwood has joined the business development team as Strategic Initiatives Advisor. Arwood, most recently Chief Executive Officer of Miller Canfield Consulting in Lansing, now is president of SDArwood Co., a firm established to provide strategic consulting to public and private entities on critical initiatives. Arwood will work with InvestUP on business development initiatives outlined in the new strategic plan.
With more than 30 years of private and public sector experience, Arwood brings his connectivity and comprehensive understanding of business, talent and community development to the Upper Peninsula, according to the InvestUP press release. Arwood will work closely with the InvestUP team and board of directors to bring growth to the Upper Peninsula.
The press release adds: “As a part of our commitment to the Upper Peninsula, we collaborate with partners to share some of the most compelling stories about business and job growth across the region. Our goal through these stories is to get at the heart of what makes the U.P. unique — and to ensure these stories travel beyond our peninsula and broadly illustrate why the UP is the place to live and work.”