Prosperity Awards presented

Upper Peninsula hiring and employment successes were among those celebrated recently by the Michigan Works! Association at the inaugural Prosperity Awards. Among the honorees were the Upper Peninsula Health Care Roundtable, which works to address health care staffing shortages, and the Upper Peninsula Construction Regional Skills Alliance, an industry led organization comprised of trade representatives and construction industry management. The organizations were recognized for their work educating, training and recruiting the best and brightest workers to fill jobs in their local industries.