More than 300 guests attended the Detroit Yacht Club’s Sixth Anniversary Gala on May 4, which included a cocktail reception, a strolling dinner, live and silent auctions, and entertainment. The event was held in the ballroom of the Detroit Yacht Club, and event proceeds will be used on restoration efforts.
Auburn Hills technology company and automotive supplier Continental Thursday announced it is increasing its investment in DigiLens Inc., a company in Silicon Valley specializing in holographic waveguide projection technology. Continental will hold close to 18 percent of DigiLens after its Series C financing round.
Birmingham’s Unison, a data analytics company, today announced it has acquired Troy’s Brand Machine, a brand solution company. The deal closed on May 15. Details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Metro Detroit home sales are down 6.6 percent year-over-year while the median sales price is up 6.1 percent, according to RE/MAX of Southeastern Michigan’s April report, released Thursday.
Ann Arbor’s Exponential ETFs, an exchange-traded fund issuer, Thursday announced its flagship fund, the American Customer Satisfaction ETF (ACSI ETF), has attracted more than $50 million in new assets.
Ann Arbor’s NSF International, a global public health and safety organization, has been named the program manager for the Regenerative Organic Certified (ROC) program, a holistic agriculture certification focused on pasture-based animal welfare, fairness for farmers and workers, and requirements for soil health and land management.
Patrick Rugiero, executive director of the Roman Village Restaurant Group, which includes Roman Village Cucina Italiana in Dearborn and Antonio’s Cucina Italiana locations in Dearborn Heights, Canton Township, and Farmington Hills, is chairman of the Life Directions 45th Annual Spark of Hope Tribute Gala fundraiser.
Ford Motor Co. in Dearborn today announced it was resuming F-150 production earlier than expected after a shutdown caused by a fire at a key supplier plant, and that it was partnering with the popular navigation app, Waze.
Detroit and Grand Rapids are among the top regions in the United States with the highest year-over-year growth in home sales in April, up 18.3 percent in Grand Rapids and 15.5 percent in Detroit, according to a new report by Redfin, a real estate brokerage based in Seattle.
Renaissance Venture Capital Fund in Ann Arbor announced it has closed its third fund with $81 million of new capital. The fund has raised $205 million since it opened in 2008, making it the largest network fund of its kind in the United States.
A group of business leaders, property owners, government officials, and citizens in Royal Oak has formed the Take Back Royal Oak (TBRO) coalition of taxpayers in response to a development rift with the city.
SiTime in Silicon Valley (Santa Clara), a company in MEMS timing — devices that are used to sequence electronic systems, manage data transfers, define radio frequencies, or measure elapsed time — today announced it has expanded its global footprint with the opening of a new Center of Excellence in Dexter.