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Hundreds Tour Historic Ransom Gillis Home in Detroit Prior to TV Debut

Michigan native Nicole Curtis, host of HGTV’s Rehab Addict, used her star power Sunday to attract nearly 2,000 people for a public open house of her revitalization of the 139-year-old Ransom Gillis home in...

30 in Their Thirties: Michael Watts // 34

Michael Watts says his charge for Hook Studios was to “delight the world through compelling and meaningful digital experiences.” Launched in 2006, the company has created more than 800 projects for hundreds of brands, including Google, Coca-Cola, Toyota, Old Spice, Microsoft, and Burger King.

30 in Their Thirties: Christopher George // 31

Based on the notion “most men hate to shop,” Christopher George and John Haji created the Gentleman’s Box, a high-end subscription service that caters to men, and delivers them grooming products, style advice, and fashion essentials on a monthly basis.

Boosting Detroit

Young CEO of the Year hopes new energy drink adds sparkle to the city.

Innovation Revolution

>>Henry Ford Health System opened the Innovation Institute at its Detroit campus in October 2011 to adapt to the rapidly-changing world of technology and consumer-impacted health care. Beaumont Health Systems, the University of Michigan,...

30 in Their Thirties: Lesli Matukaitis // 38

If not for a turn of events while Lesli Matukaitis was going to college, she most likely would be working for the family tire retread business rather than heading up the commercial loan department for the largest credit union in Michigan

30 in Their Thirties: Jessica Knapik // 35

As a data analyst at Walsh College in Troy, Jessica Knapik finds joy not in numbers, but in the number of jobs she can juggle at one time.

30 in Their Thirties: Ryan Hoyle // 38

Ryan Hoyle arrived in Detroit from New Jersey in 2010 to address one of GalaxE.Solutions’ greatest challenges: cultivating the company’s market competitiveness while realizing a vision of Detroit as an international hub for IT.

Eyes on Success

Three siblings share Young CEO of the Year title for their decorative eyeglasses.

Renault-Nissan and Daimler Partnership Expands

The top executives of Renault-Nissan and Daimler AG said today that their companies’ partnership that began in 2010 to focus primarily on Europe is advancing quickly throughout other global markets, including North America. “While our...