Pure Michigan Talent Connect site gets national attention

Site's visuals, created by CiesaDesign, are "fun, brightly colored, easy"

The Pure Michigan Talent Connect website designed by CiesaDesign, mitalent.org, is getting nationwide media attention.
The Pure Michigan Talent Connect website designed by CiesaDesign, mitalent.org, is getting nationwide media attention.
  • The Pure Michigan Talent Connect website designed by CiesaDesign, mitalent.org, is getting nationwide media attention.
    The Pure Michigan Talent Connect website designed by CiesaDesign, mitalent.org, is getting nationwide media attention.
    The Pure Michigan Talent Connect website designed by CiesaDesign, mitalent.org, is getting nationwide media attention.
    The Pure Michigan Talent Connect website designed by CiesaDesign, mitalent.org, is getting nationwide media attention.
  • Governor Rick Snyder announced the Pure Michigan Talent Connect project during his Special Address on Talent in December.
    Governor Rick Snyder announced the Pure Michigan Talent Connect project during his Special Address on Talent in December.
    Governor Rick Snyder announced the Pure Michigan Talent Connect project during his Special Address on Talent in December.
    Governor Rick Snyder announced the Pure Michigan Talent Connect project during his Special Address on Talent in December.

The new Pure Michigan Talent Connect website, www.mitalent.org, created by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget with visual design by CiesaDesign, is receiving national attention.

From the Huffington Post to Bloomberg Businessweek, more than 100 media outlets covered the site's launch as a critical compenent of talent efforts described at Governor Rick Snyder's Special Address on Talent.

In Michigan, the site received attention from outlets such as The Detroit News, Saginaw News, Bay City Times, Midland Daily News, Jackson Citizen Patriot and others across the state.

Paula Tutman of Detroit's Channel 4 gave the site a glowing review.

"The website is easy to use -- almost fun -- brightly colored, easy signage," she explained on-air. "It's a great website. I've been loving it."

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