Why Visit Charlevoix When You Can Live & Work Here Year Round
"Charlevoix the Beautiful" signifies more than just the lakes, sunsets, beaches, shops and wooded trails of our area. If you take a closer look you will find that our area is a wonderful place to do business year round, with advantages and amenities not found in other communities. The City of Charlevoix values our existing businesses and recognizes that attracting new business is vital to our economic stability and quality of life.
Charlevoix's location, numerous community assets, diversified workforce, and land development options make our area an wonderful place to live and do business. Charlevoix and the surrounding area is an excellent location for businesses of all types including:
- Professional services
Even if your business is not within the city limits, we still value your contributions to the region and are here to help in any way we can. View a quick list of Charlevoix's assets and benefits. There is more detailed information and resources about applicable City departments, local and state organizations, amenities, and the Charlevoix school system.
Access bids and request for proposals for consultants, service providers, contractors, vendors, and suppliers.
Search a listing of businesses and organizations that operate in the area.
Chamber of Commerce
A good way for your voice to be heard is to be active in the Chamber. If you have an interest in joining any of the following committees, please feel free to contact us.
The goal of the Charlevoix Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is to market and promote Charlevoix, Michigan as an overnight destination to travelers, tour groups and meeting planners.
Charlevoix Downtown Development Authority (DDA)
The volunteers at Charlevoix Main Street work to build partnerships that will enhance local economic development and create a more vibrant year-round downtown community.
Northern Lakes Economic Alliance
The NLEA serves as a resource center for communities, companies, and citizens in the four county region. Local companies are provided information or referrals on business-related matters.
Northwest Michigan Works!
Northwest Michigan WORKS! provides a wide variety of services to every sector of the economy in the ten-county Northwest Michigan region.
Networks Northwest is a regional organization serving units of government, businesses, non-profits, community organizations, and individuals.
Northwest Michigan Industrial Association
When one mentions "industry" another's mind focuses on most major metropolitan areas. However, industry is alive and well in Northern Michigan.
Discover helpful information regarding the public schools, Montessori, and catholic schools in Charlevoix.