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Amazon Invests $6B+ in Michigan, Creates 21K Jobs

Amazon, the Seattle based online retail giant, today announced the findings from its 2021 U.S. Economic Impact Report, sharing the company has invested more than $6 billion in Michigan and $530 billion in the...
Rocket Homes in Detroit announced today it has brought all of its home buying and selling tools to one customizable digital platform. // Stock Photo

Rocket Homes Debuts Single Platform for Home Buying/Selling Tools

Rocket Homes in Detroit, a technology-driven real estate service and part of Rocket Cos., today announced it is combining a comprehensive suite of home buying and selling tools to one customizable platform.The services include...
Two of Nikola's Class 8 electric trucks, which Alta Equipment group in Livonia signed a dealer agreement to sell and service. // Courtesy of Nikola Corp.

Livonia’s Alta Equipment Expands, Becomes e-Truck Dealer for Nikola

Alta Equipment Group, a leading integrated equipment dealership in Livonia, announced it has entered into a dealer agreement with Nikola Corp., a Phoenix-based designer and manufacturer of heavy-duty commercial battery-electric vehicles (BEV) and fuel-cell...
Thompson & Co., a southern inspired restaurant and bar, will open in Ypsilanti's Depot Town, which was recently opened after a five year restoration. // Courtesy of Thompson & Co.

New Eatery in Ypsilanti’s Depot Town Offers Fried Green Tomato BLT

Thompson & Co., a restaurant featuring southern cuisine and spirits, will officially open in Ypsilanti’s Depot Town on the historic Thompson Block, which recently underwent a $10 million renovation project that took five years.“We're...
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100 Black Men of Greater Detroit

100 Black Men of Greater Detroit is a 501(c)3 organization with a stated goal of improving the quality of life in the African American community through the use of collective resources, abilities, and experiences....
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H.W. Kaufman Group in Farmington Hills Names Casimer Daniewski Vice President of Real Estate

H.W. Kaufman Group, a Farmington Hills-based global insurance and real estate corporation, announced the addition of Casimer Daniewski as vice president of real estate.Based at the corporate headquarters, Daniewski will lead the company’s real...
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Plante Moran in Southfield Appoints 16 New Team Members

Southfield-based accounting, tax, consulting, and wealth management firm Plante Moran has appointed 16 new team members to serve as industry, service, and office leaders. The changes were made effective July 1 and include the...
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Howard & Howard Attorney Michael O. Fawaz Appointed to the Board of Law Examiners...

Michael O. Fawaz, an attorney at the Royal Oak business and corporate law firm Howard and Howard, has been nominated by the Michigan Supreme Court and appointed by Governor Gretchen Whitmer to the Board...
Arbor Bancorp, the holding company for Bank of Ann Arbor, announced today it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire First National Bank in Howell, held by FNBH Bancorp. // Courtesy of Bank of Ann Arbor

First National Bank in Howell Acquired by Bank of Ann Arbor for $116M

Arbor Bancorp Inc., the holding company for Bank of Ann Arbor, and FNBH Bancorp Inc., the holding company for First National Bank in Howell, today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement for...