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DBusiness Magazine’s Top Lawyers Party 2018

DBusiness Magazine’s 2018 Top Lawyers Party took place September 17 at Eddie Merlot’s Prime Aged Beef & Seafood in Bloomfield Hills. This night celebrated the 2018 DBusiness Magazine’s Top Lawyers list. This event was for those nominated Top Lawyers to enjoy complimentary cocktails, appetizers and entertainment.

Clark Park in Southwest Detroit Completes Lighting Upgrades, New Features Planned

The Clark Park Coalition, a nonprofit group in southwest Detroit, today announced that work has been completed on the installation of 58 historic luminary light poles in the public square, bounded by I-75, Clark Street, West Vernor, and Scotten Street.

Researchers at Ann Arbor’s U-M Find Biodiversity Improves Stability of Algae Biofuel Systems

Researchers at Ann Arbor’s University of Michigan today announced findings that a diverse mix of species improves the stability and fuel-oil yield of algae biofuel systems, as well as their resistance to invasion by outsiders.

2018 Champions of the New Economy

For the ninth straight year, DBusiness has selected five regional executives who are driving growth in the technology sector.

Big Three Executives: General Motors Co. 2018

In the third quarter of 2017, GM posted third-quarter losses of almost $3 billion, compared to profits of $2.8 billion during the same period in 2016. The losses were largely the result of one-time charges covering the sale of its Opel/Vauxhall brands in Europe.

2018 Auto Dealership Consumer Guide

Among some 221 individual dealerships in the five-county region, the overall value of 362,346 cars and trucks sold or leased from Nov. 1, 2016 through Oct. 31, 2017 was $12.7 billion*, a gain of 14.8 percent over prior year totals. Adding in servicing-related activity, the estimated annual value was $18.5 billion, according to economist David Littmann.

2017 Auto Dealership Consumer Guide

Among the 212 individual auto dealerships in the five-county, southeast Michigan region, the overall value of the 327,044 cars and trucks sold or leased from Oct. 1, 2015 through Sept. 30, 2016 was $11 billion.*

Jeff Henrich Becomes President and CEO of Guest House

Catholic non-profit health care provider Guest House today announced Jeff Henrich as president and chief executive officer. After serving as the executive director of the Guest House Men’s Program in Minnesota from 2011-2014, Henrich returns to Guest House after a stint as program director of Champion Center.

2017 Powered by Women

From reader nominations, DBusiness selected eight professional women who are driving growth in Michigan, the nation, and the world.

Summer Glow 2017

Metro Detroit non-profit The Guidance Center hosted its annual Summer Glow fundraiser on Friday, June 9 at a private home in Grosse Ille. Proceeds supported the agency's four Community Resource Centers and guests enjoyed a cigar bar, farm-to-table dinner, and signature cocktails.