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Wayne State University in Detroit Opens $2M Athletic Performance Center

Wayne State University in Detroit has announced the opening of its updated Athletic Performance Center, a $2.2-million, 11,500-square-foot facility that nearly quadruples the space of the previous training facility. The school first announced the opening on Thursday, Aug. 30.

Ann Arbor Native Appointed CEO of Detroit’s Henry Ford Hospital

Henry Ford Health System in Detroit Monday announced it has selected Richard “Chip” Davis as CEO for Henry Ford Hospital following a national search. He will begin Nov. 15 and replace Dr. John Popovich Jr., who retired earlier this year.

Romulus-based United Road Services Names CEO

United Road Services, a provider of finished vehicle transport logistics based in Romulus, has announced the appointment of Mark Anderson as CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2019. Anderson currently serves as president and COO.

Detroit’s INFICON Develops Leak Detector for High-speed Robotic Applications

INFICON, a supplier of leak-detection equipment for the auto industry, Monday announced it has developed an industry-first leak detector suited for high-speed robotic test applications.

SecureWorld Detroit Brings Cyber Security Conference to Dearborn

SecureWorld Detroit will bring cyber security experts to Dearborn’s Ford Motor Co. Conference and Event Center for its 16th annual conference, scheduled to run Sept. 12-13.

Pontiac’s Notre Dame Prep Opens $7.5M Science, Art, Tech Wing

Notre Dame Preparatory School and Marist Academy (NDPMA) in Pontiac has opened a 26,000-square-foot, $7.5-million science, art, and technology wing.

Researchers at East Lansing’s MSU Develop App to Test Blood Pressure

East Lansing’s Michigan State University researchers have invented a blood pressure app that can give accurate readings using an iPhone with no special equipment. The app could be available in late 2019.

Detroit’s Chevrolet Launches App to Prevent Distracted Driving

Detroit-based General Motor Co.’s Chevrolet today announced the launch of Call Me Out, a smartphone app that reminds drivers to put their phones down while driving.

East Lansing’s MSU Receives $30M Gift to Complete Business Pavilion

Michigan State University in East Lansing Thursday announced it has received a $30-million gift toward the completion of the Business Pavilion at the Eli Broad College of Business.

Fred Astaire Dance Studio Michigan to Add 10 Locations in 5 Years, First in...

Owners of Fred Astaire Dance Studio Michigan, which has its flagship location in Bloomfield Hills, Tuesday announced they plan to open 10 more locations in Michigan within the next five years. The newest location in West Bloomfield Township started offering classes on Aug. 27.