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Detroit’s North Coast Partners Launches Detroit Opportunity Fund

North Coast Partners, a Detroit real estate investment company, Thursday announced the launch of the Detroit Opportunity Fund, which will invest in newly designated opportunity zones in the Detroit Area. The fund is beginning with a $500-million pipeline of new deals in the city.

Detroit Native Develops, Introduces Fitness Product

Derek Mikulski, a fitness professional, entrepreneur, and Detroit native, Wednesday unveiled a new fitness tool to develop better balance, core strength, and coordination.

Clean Transportation Nonprofit Calstart to Open Office in Troy

Calstart, a national nonprofit organization based in California that focuses on growing the clean transportation technology industry, Thursday announced it is opening an office in Troy.

Chevrolet Introduces 2019 Silverado

Chevrolet today introduced a larger, more capable, and less expensive 2019 Silverado LT. It also provides for better fuel efficiency.

Supply Chain Management Program at Detroit’s Wayne State University Ranked Among Nation’s Top 25

Detroit’s Wayne State University’s undergraduate degree program in global supply chain management is among the nation’s top 25, according to Gartner, an industry research company in Connecticut that releases rankings every other year.

U-M’s Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund in Ann Arbor Invests in Brain-computer Interface Technology Startup

The University of Michigan’s Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund (ZLCF) in Ann Arbor Wednesday announced it has participated in the Series A round of breakthrough brain-computer interface technology startup and U-M spinout, Neurable.

Dearborn’s Ford and China’s Baidu Partner to Develop Automotive AI Products

Dearborn-based Ford Motor Co. and Baidu Inc. in Beijing Wednesday announced they have agreed to explore strategic collaborations to enrich consumer experiences and build a sustainable mobility ecosystem in China.

General Dynamics Awarded Nearly $300M From U.S. Army to Produce and Upgrade Projects

The U.S. Army has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems in Sterling Heights a $258 million contract modification to upgrade 116 Stryker flat-bottom vehicles to the Stryker A1 configuration.

Detroit’s Folkteller Publishing and Intensify Digital Partner to Launch Multimedia Fantasy Series

Folkteller Publishing in Detroit Tuesday announced it has partnered with Intensify Digital in Detroit to launch a new media fantasy series, Excerpts from an Unknown Guide Book.

Eaton in Southfield Introduces eMobility, an Electrified Vehicles Technology Company

Southfield’s Eaton, a power management company, today announced it has created its new eMobility business in response to an increasing demand for high-voltage electrified vehicle technologies. The company will focus on intelligent power electronics, power systems, and advanced power distribution and circuit protection.