Edit ModuleShow Tags

Arsenal of Innovation

Propelled by the U.S. Army’s large R&D operation in Warren, the defense, automotive, manufacturing, IT, and cybersecurity sectors are converging to develop autonomous ground and aerial vehicles, new technologies, and rapid prototyping.
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

More »Editor's Picks

Big Three Executive: General Motors Co. 2017

The automaker posted third-quarter earnings of $2.8 billion in 2016, more than doubling its earnings during the same period last year. The company recently partnered with the ride sharing company, Lyft. GM and Lyft have plans to test a fleet of self-driving taxis on public roads next year.

Big Three Executives: Ford Motor Co. 2017

After posting $2.2 billion in third-quarter earnings a year ago (the company’s best third-quarter ever), Ford came back to earth in 2016. The company saw its third-quarter earnings drop to just $1 billion. Ford will look to rebound with sales of its popular F-Series Super Duty pickup in 2017

Big Three Executives: FCA 2017

Last year, FCA lost $421 million in the third- quarter (mostly to cover the cost of future recalls and vehicles lost in a plant explosion in China). This year, the automaker got back on track, posting a profit of $659 million in the third-quarter.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

More »Business Features

Double Duty

Bonner C. Upshaw III was a professional on the hardwood; now he's in the corporate suite.

Touchdown

Former University of Michigan football trainer, Mike Barwis, uses his knowledge to help athletes prevent and overcome injuries

PDA Q&A: Michael Angelo Caruso, E-Interview

Interview with owner of Edison House in Royal Oak.

Virtual Studio

Clawson's Deep Canvas is using virtual reality to create product prototypes.

Nurture And Renew

If Southwest Solutions, a multifaceted human services agency in Detroit, did nothing else but renovate affordable homes and sell them to lower-income residents, homeless people, or veterans, it would fail.

Tech Forward

Oakland University cited nationally for developing talent for self-driving vehicle industry.

Honor And Legacy

How a pizza chain inspired a marque restaurant at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit.

Tale of Two Cities

Rebuilding urban districts lining Michigan Avenue — Corktown in Detroit and the two downtown areas of Dearborn — follow a similar formula: Get land control, find strong developers, reduce red tape, and rebuild.

Design Studio

Toll Brothers, a residential building outfit in metro Detroit, is using a 5,000- square-foot design studio to show off all of the different options they can build with.

Express Payment

A novel kiosk payment system launched in Detroit expands its offerings.

Grounds For Success

A fifth-grade class in southwest Detroit is selected as Young CEOs of the Year.

PDA Q&A: Alan Jay Kaufman, E-Interview

Interview with CEO of H.W. Kaufman Financial Group in Farmington Hills.

eGoals

Mark Bellissimo took over JRT Agency two years ago. Ever since, the company has been thriving.

Stress-Buster

A relaxation room on wheels offers area workers a break from the grind.

The Encore

Former GM design chief Ed Welburn isn't taking retirement lightly.

Quick Fix

Quikly gets a foot hold in Detroit's digital marketing landscape.
Edit Module
Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. Father-and-daughter Team Will Open Mie Radici Boutique Food Store in Livonia on Nov. 18
    Mie Radici, a family-owned small business featuring authentic Sicilian olive oil and balsamic...
  2. Detroit Pistons to Bring Plum Market to Detroit’s New Center
    The Detroit Pistons today announced that Farmington Hills-based Plum Market is the official food...
  3. Detroit Arena View Properties Launches Collection of Themed Overnight Rooms
    Finding opportunity in Detroit’s growing sports and entertainment markets, Detroit Arena View...
  4. Details Announced for Winter Magic, Beacon Park Programming
    Quicken Loans and the Downtown Detroit Partnership have announced the lineup for the 2017 season...
  5. Lightweight Vehicle Frame From Michigan Makes Successful Debut at SEMA Show
    The Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center in Plymouth Township has designed a lightweight...
  6. Beaumont Hospital in Dearborn Invests $4M in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
    Beaumont Hospital in Dearborn has completed renovations for their neonatal intensive care unit...