Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »

30th Anniversary of the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce

The Detroit chapter of the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce celebrated the 30th anniversary of the organization on Friday, May 18 at Andiamo Ristorante in Bloomfield Township. Guests enjoyed dinner, drinks, entertainment, and a silent auction.

10th Annual Women in Defense Golf Outing

The Women in Defense Michigan Chapter hosted its 10th annual Golf Outing on Friday, July 13 at Cherry Creek Golf Club in Shelby Township. Participants enjoyed a day of golf, a continental breakfast, a barbecue, heavy hors d’oeuvres, beverages, awards, a raffle, and a silent auction. Proceeds benefitted the Horizons-Michigan Scholarship, which encourages women to pursue careers related to national security and defense.

Italian-American Business Council of Michigan’s Italian Leadership in Innovation Event

The Italian-American Business Council of Michigan hosted its inaugural gathering, the Italian Leadership in Innovation Event, on June 27 at Butzel Long's offices in downtown in Detroit. Vincenzo Ilotte, president of the Chamber of Commerce of Torino, shared his chamber’s vision for the future and introduced the Vehicle and Transportation Technology Meetings, to be held in Torino, Italy.

Unidos Ganamos 2018 in Southwest Detroit

On June 18, more than 100 people attended Unidos Ganamos at La Noria Bistro in southwest Detroit. The event, which included a cocktail reception, a strolling dinner, and networking, celebrated Hispanic leadership throughout the region.

German American Chambers of Commerce June Networking Event

The Michigan Chapter of the German American Chambers of Commerce of Midwest Inc. held its June networking event on June 14 at Atwater in the Park in Grosse Pointe Park. Rod Alberts, executive director of the Detroit Auto Dealers Association and the North American International Auto Show, was the guest speaker for the evening.

Southwest Detroit Business Association Community Investment Breakfast

The Southwest Detroit Business Association hosted its annual Community Investment Breakfast on June 21 at the MotorCity Casino Hotel Sound Board. The event’s keynote speaker was Dave Dubenksy, chairman and CEO of Ford Land. Individuals and organizations were honored for contributing to the economic vitality of the region.

Detroit Bar Association Annual Meeting 2018

The Detroit Bar Association welcomed its slate of 2018-19 officers on June 20 at the Detroit Club during its annual meeting. The new officers include President, Brian Summerfield of Kostopoulos Rodriguez; President-Elect, Joanne Geha Swanson of Kerr Russell; and Secretary/Treasurer, Daniel Shirey of Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti & Sherbrook.

Shimmer on the River 2018

This year’s Shimmer on the River, which centered around the theme “Here Comes the Sun,” took place on June 21 at the Detroit RiverFront. More than 200 guests enjoyed entertainment from BeatleMania Live!, retro-inspired drinks and fare from Detroit establishments, photo opportunities, and free, unlimited carnival games and rides. The fundraiser, in its eighth year, honored Matthew and Karen Cullen’s commitment to the Detroit RiverFront Conservancy.

Sushi, Salsa, and Soul In Detroit 2018

On June 18, more than 200 people attended the fifth annual Sushi, Salsa, and Soul, a collaboration of the Asian Pacific American Chamber, Michigan Hispanic Chamber, MMSDC, and the National Business League. The event, held at One Woodward Avenue in downtown Detroit, included an awards presentation, a cocktail party, food stations, and networking.

JVS’s 21st Annual Strictly Business Luncheon

JVS hosted its 21st Annual Strictly Business Networking and Awards Luncheon on June 14 at the MGM Grand Detroit for 700 business and community leaders. Mark Reuss, executive vice president of global product development, purchasing, and supply chain at Detroit's based General Motors Co., discussed the latest trends in the automotive industry. JVS works to help people meet life challenges affecting their self-sufficiency.

Eddie V’s One Year Anniversary Party

On June 19, Eddie V’s, an upscale seafood eatery and a sister company to The Capital Grille, held a one-year anniversary party. More than 120 guests enjoyed a wide selection of appetizers, cocktails, and a raffle for charity.

31st Annual Eyes on Design Exhibition

More than 300 vehicles were on display at the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe Shores for the 31st Annual Eyes on Design event on June 17. The show featured special exhibitions, along with classic and concept cars. Vehicles were exhibited on an invitation-only basis, and judging was facilitated by active and retired car designers from leading automotive and supplier companies.
Edit Module
Edit Module
Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. Belle Isle Conservatory to See Almost $2M in Renovations
    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources Thursday announced the Anna Scripps Whitcomb...
  2. Bloomfield Hills’ Center Rock Capital Partners Acquire American Piping Products
    Center Rock Capital Partners LP in Bloomfield Hills today announced it has acquired American...
  3. The Corner Apartment and Retail Project at Old Tiger Stadium Site in Detroit to be Completed in February
    The former Tiger Stadium site in Detroit received the city’s first modular home drop today as...
  4. Universal McCann Will Open Office in Downtown Detroit to Oversee Quicken Loans’ Media Planning and Buying
    Detroit-based Quicken Loans Inc. today announced a long-term agreement with Universal McCann (UM)...
  5. The Kiefer Foundation in Plymouth Expands Efforts to Combat Distracted Driving
    The Kiefer Foundation in Plymouth, which trains and educates teenage drivers and their parents...
  6. Federal-Mogul Powertrain in Southfield to Launch Electrification Strategy for Commercial Vehicles to Reduce Emissions, Raise Fuel Economy
    Federal-Mogul Powertrain in Southfield Friday announced it is launching its new electrification...