231.845.6646 spencer@ludington.org

Mason County Growth Alliance

Mason County, Michigan


MasonCountyGrowth.com is currently undergoing a web transformation.

Welcome to the Mason County Growth Alliance.  

Currently we are undergoing a major redesign of our entire web presence to better serve the region.  Our new website will include dynamic content that includes area demographic information, relocation guides and economic & workforce development toolkits.

For additional resources not currently available through our temporary site, please contact our offices directly at:

(231) 845.6646
5300 W. US-10
Ludington, MI 49431


To retain, expand and attract business, industry and talent in the county (region) for the purpose of fostering long term, sustainable economic prosperity and employment growth.

Board of Directors

The Mason County Growth Alliance Board of Directors is made up of ten community leaders.  Three represent local units of government, and seven represent area businesses.

2015 Board of Directors

  • John Shay, Chairman
    City Manager, City of Ludington
  • Paul Keson, Vice Chairman
    Township Supervisor, Pere Marquette Township
  • Fabian Knizacky, Secretary/Treasurer
    County Administrator, Mason County
  • Dr. Kenneth Urban
    West Shore Community College
  • Ron Schwass
    Springdale Farms
  • Dave Cooper
    Whitehall Industries
  • Bob Manglitz
    Lake Michigan Carferry
  • Scott Lakari
  • Kurt Vanderwall
    County Commissioner

The data above is just a sampling of what we will be featuring on the new and improved MasonCountyGrowth.com website.  We will be featuring many more data points along with dynamic/interactive content to make it easy on the small business owner, developer and entrepreneur, when searching for area information.