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2020 Robofest World Championship

Winners of Lawrence Tech’s 2020 Robofest Announced

Lawrence Technological University in Southfield has announced the winners of its Robofest 2020 World Championship. Teams from Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Mexico, South Africa, and Taiwan, along with Michigan, Illinois, and Kansas, have been...

Detroit-based Platform Avocado to Connect Global Brands with China

Avocado, founded in Detroit, is a first-of-its-kind digital platform that connects brands, influencers, and audiences to China. It aims to create lasting relationships and experiences that break through cultural and geographic barriers.Within Avocado’s platform,...
Online holiday shopper

Accenture Study Predicts Lower Holiday Retail Sales, More Digital Purchases

Accenture, based in Dublin with offices in Detroit, Livonia, Troy, and Ann Arbor, has announced the results of its annual U.S. Metro Holiday Retail Survey, which predicts trends and creates data driven insights about...
2021 Jeep Gladiator Willys model

Jeep Debuts 2021 Gladiator Willys For Sport, Sport S Models

The Jeep brand of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in Auburn Hills has introduced the Willys models for the 2021 Jeep Gladiator available on Sport and Sport S models.The Gladiator Willys features a limited-slip rear differential,...
Lee M. Smith

Lee M. Smith Named President of Mortgage at Flagstar Bank

Lee M. Smith has been named to lead Flagstar Bank’s mortgage business. Flagstar Bank’s headquarters are located in Troy.In his new role as president of Mortgage, Smith is responsible for maintaining the direction and...
Jennifer Dukarski

Jennifer Dukarski of Butzel Long Appointed to ABA’s Forum Diversity Committee

Jennifer Dukarski, attorney, shareholder, and leader of the Detroit-based Butzel Long’s connected car working group, has been appointed co-chair of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) forum on the communications law diversity committee.The committee recognizes...
Beatrice Kelly

Beatrice Kelly to Lead Community Development Lending Program at Comerica Bank

Beatrice Kelly has joined Comerica Inc. as senior vice president and director of community development lending. Beginning Oct. 5, Kelly will be responsible for growing Comerica’s community development lending program. Comerica’s Michigan headquarters are...
hospital laundry facility

$48M Hospital Laundry Facility in Detroit Helps Battle Pandemic

Detroit’s Henry Ford Health System, Ann Arbor’s Michigan Medicine, and Canton Township’s Saint Joseph Mercy Health System today unveiled their $48 million Detroit-based shared laundry facility to help in the fight against the COVID-19...
Nicole Sherard-Freeman

Nicole Sherard-Freeman to Lead Detroit’s Economic Development and Workforce Efforts

Nicole Sherard-Freeman will begin as group executive for Detroit’s Job and Economy Team (JET) beginning Jan. 1. She will be replacing Nick Khouri, who retires at the end of December.The announcement comes from Detroit...

Pandemic Triggers Jump in Michigan Hunting License Sales

Since COVID-19 first sent people into quarantine in March, Michigan has seen a 95 percent increase in new hunters, according to the Michigan Wildlife Council.“We have seen a record increase in license sales that...