Beaumont Health hosted its Autumn Gala on Nov. 10 at the MGM Grand Detroit. More than 550 guests enjoyed cocktails, a silent auction, dinner, and dancing. Proceeds benefited the campus expansion at Beaumont Hospital, Farmington Hills.
The City of Detroit is seeking proposals for renovations to 10 existing duplexes and the building of 45 additional units of new housing on vacant land in the Islandview neighborhood, city officials said Monday. Work is expected to begin next year.
UNTUCKit, the brand of men’s shirts designed to be worn untucked, opened its first Michigan store today at the Somerset Collection in Troy. It is the company’s 45th store nationwide.
SpartanNash Co., a Grand Rapids-based grocery distribution company, has reached an agreement to acquire Indiana’s Martin’s Super Markets, a chain of more than 20 stores across northern Indiana and southwest Michigan. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Shield’s Restaurant and Pizzeria has reopened after a $1-million wide-ranging renovation to the interior and exterior. The longtime Troy restaurant has been closed since May.
Flagstar Bank Signs On as First Founding Partner of Detroit FinTech Bay Financial Technology Incubator
Detroit FinTech Bay, a local technology hub for the financial industry, today signed Flagstar Bank as its first founding partner for the North American FinTech hub.
The historic Detroit Athletic Club has been named the No. 1 athletic club in the country by the national Club Leaders Forum and Advisory Board, which awarded the private social club with the Platinum Clubs of America designation.
DBusiness magazine had a panel discussion covering Ford Motor Co.’s plans to create an R&D mobility campus in Detroit’s Corktown district, including the recent acquisition of Michigan Central Station, the opening of The Factory for the automaker’s Team Edison team and others, and the upcoming renovation of the Roosevelt Warehouse.
Detroit Horse Power, an organization committed to teaching children skills for success by showing them how to care for horses on repurposed land in Detroit, hosted its Inaugural Gala on Nov. 9 at the Waterview Loft in Detroit. Guests enjoyed cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, a strolling dinner, a raffle, and a silent auction.
The world’s leading additive manufacturing companies are expected to attend RAPID + TCT, one of the largest 3-D printing events in North America, when it returns to Detroit next year.
Wixom’s J & B Medical Supply Bolsters Telemedicine Business with Purchase of Sylaps Video Conferencing App
J & B Medical Supply of Wixom has acquired majority ownership of Sylaps Inc.’s free video conferencing service web app that provides video or audio calls, chat, and file sharing between individuals or groups. The investment will bolster its HNC telemedicine enterprise, which provides virtual medical care to patients globally. Terms of the agreement were not released.
Detroit’s Motown Museum officials today announced the DTE Energy Foundation has dedicated a $500,000 grant toward the museum’s expansion.