WHEREAS, project management is the profession by which businesses and other organizations, public and private, plan, organize, secure and manage resources to clearly define and execute visions and goals; and,
WHEREAS, project management often relates to the fields of software development, telecommunications, computer networking, architecture and construction; and,
WHEREAS, project managers and their teams are the dedicated professionals that lead and oversee various projects, and are responsible for accomplishing stated project objectives; and,
WHEREAS, during this month, we join with the Project Management Institute – Great Lake Chapter to raise awareness of the project management profession in Michigan; we recognize project managers as key contributors to every aspect of industry in our state, and we encourage citizens to learn more about and explore project management career opportunities;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Rick Snyder, governor of Michigan, do hereby proclaim November 2014 as Project Management Month in Michigan.