View From The Top: Matt Cullen, President and COO, Rock Ventures in Detroit




"View From the Top" Ep. 32 from Specs Howard TV on Vimeo.

Downtown Detroit's technology hub is expanding as IT firms like Quicken Loans, Compuware Corp. Galax.E.Solutions, Strategic Staffing Solutions, and OnStar add workers and office space. Matt Cullen, president and COO of Rock Ventures, part of the Quicken Loans empire, talks about recent acquisitions like the Chase and Madison buildings, as well as providing updates on M1 Rail and the Detroit Riverfront.

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