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Kai Bowman

Kai Bowman Named Vice President of Detroit Means Business

The Detroit Economic Growth Corp. announced Kai Bowman as vice president of Detroit Means Business (DMB), a subsidiary of the Detroit Economic Growth Association.DMB was created to help local small businesses during the COVID-19...
The Ann Arbor Thrift Shop

The Ann Arbor Thrift Shop

The Ann Arbor Thrift Shop is a nonprofit organization that has been providing emergency social service aid through the sale of donated used clothing, housewares, and other items since 1932. More than 300 volunteer...
Joseph Finn

Piston Group Announces President, CEO for Detroit Thermal Systems

Joseph Finn, president and CEO of Irvin Products, a division of Southfield-based Piston Group, will expand his leadership role with the Piston Group companies and assume a similar position with Detroit Thermal Systems, another...
JoAnn Chávez

Community Foundation Names JoAnn Chávez, Chuck Stokes to Board

The Detroit-based Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, a full-service philanthropic working to lead the way to positive change in the region, welcomed new board members JoAnn Chávez and Chuck Stokes.Chávez is senior vice president...
Deirdre Claiborue

Deirdre Claiborue Named Medical Director of American Advantage Home Care

Dearborn’s American Advantage Home Care, a full-service health care agency that provides skilled medical care 24/7, has announced Dr. Deirdre Claiborue as medical director. She has provided medical care for more than 20 years...
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Virtual 2021 Midwest Venture Showcase to Highlight 70 Startups

The 2021 Midwest Venture Showcase returns April 27-28 to highlight industry trends, insights, and growing Midwest companies seeking venture capital investments. The virtual event will be presented by the University of Michigan Ross School...
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Food Gatherers

Located in Ann Arbor, Food Gatherers was established in 1988 as Michigan’s first food rescue program. It works to alleviate hunger and eliminate its cause in the community. The nonprofit organization rescues food that...
Skypersonic's Skycopter UAC

Troy’s Skypersonic Completes Long Distance Drone Flight Remotely

Troy’s Skypersonic and Florida-based Red Cat Holdings Inc. — both companies work on unmanned aerial vehicles — successfully completed a recent drone flight in Detroit that was controlled from Florida.The firms believe the program...
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Manistique Community Treehouse Center

The Manistique Community Treehouse Center in Detroit is a nonprofit organization that works to promote diversity. It also assists youth and the community at large promote mental and physical well-being through a better understanding...
Richard D. Fessler

DMC Names Chief of Neurosurgery

The Detroit Medical Center (DMC), which is based in Detroit, has announced Dr. Richard D. Fessler will fill the role of specialist-in-chief of neurosurgery for the health system. Fessler will also serve as chief...