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Hall of Legends, Ford Field

Annual MedHealth Summit to Take Place at Detroit’s Ford Field

The MedHealth Summit will take place Thursday, April 18 at the Hall of Legends in Ford Field and showcase technology-based solutions to health care challenges.The annual, day-long event attracts health care innovation businesses, health...
WSU preterm birth researchers

Researchers at WSU in Detroit Could Find Way to Prevent Preterm Birth

Scientists working at Wayne State University in Detroit have discovered a way to control estrogen receptor changes during pregnancy, which could lead to a therapy preventing preterm birth.
Sanja Berhamovic, Carlos Carmona, Julian Carmona

2019 ACG M&A All Star Awards

The Association for Corporate Growth Detroit chapter hosted its M&A All Star Awards on Tuesday, April 9 at The Townsend Hotel in Birmingham. Guests enjoyed drinks, strolling hors d’oeuvres, dinner, and award presentations.
electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft

Researchers at Ann Arbor’s U-M, Dearborn’s Ford: Flying Cars Not Sustainable for Short Distances

Researchers at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and Ford Motor Co. in Dearborn have studied the environmental sustainability of flying cars, or electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft (VTOLs), and determined they would not be suitable for very short commutes. They are more sustainable for longer trips of 50 to 300 miles.
2019 GMC Sierra Denali CarbonPro Edition

GMC CarbonPro to Offer Stronger Bed, Limited Availability This Summer

General Motors Co. today announced its GMC Sierra CarbonPro Editions will be available at select dealerships this summer on the Sierra Denali 1500 and the Sierra AT4 1500. The CarbonPro bed is made of carbon fiber composite and delivers dent, scratch, and corrosion resistance.
cyber security

Digital Security Provider Nuspire in Commerce Township to Acquire Colorado’s GBprotect

Nuspire, a Commerce Township-based managed security services provider, will acquire GBprotect, a Colorado-based security services provider. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Jocelyn Chen, Pamela Good, Angela G. Reyes, Darienne B. Driver

DBusiness Breakfast Series: Charity Works

The latest DBusiness Breakfast Series featured nonprofit organizations and took place Tuesday, April 9 at Wayne State University’s Mike Ilitch School of Business in Detroit. Guests enjoyed breakfast and a panel discussion featuring leaders of four metro Detroit nonprofit organizations: DESIGNCONNECT, Beyond Basics, Detroit Hispanic Development Corp., and United Way for Southeastern Michigan.
Charles Segars

Folktellers in Royal Oak Adds Charles Segars of “National Treasure”

Royal Oak’s Folktellers LLC has added Charles Segars to help in the growth and development of Josef Bastian’s Excerpts from an Unknown Guidebook Series.
Margery Krevsky Dosey

CEO of Detroit-based Production Plus Honored by National Association of Women Business Owners Greater...

Margery Krevsky Dosey, president and CEO of Production Plus-The Talent Shop, was honored at the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Greater Detroit Chapter 25th Top 10 Michigan Business Women Awards ceremony.
From left: Tim Easterwood, Easterwood's daughter Ella Easterwood, Andy Guest

Pontiac’s Notre Dame Prep Receives $1M Gift to Support STEM Education

Tim Easterwood, a businessman and entrepreneur, has donated $1 million to Notre Dame Preparatory School and Marist Academy in Pontiac with the intent to prepare students for careers in science and technology and in the wake of the school’s renovations to science facilities.