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Tim Keenan

Tim Keenan is managing editor of DBusiness magazine, DBusiness Daily News, Tech and Mobility News, Detroit 500, and Michigan Makers. Prior to joining DBusiness, he was a senior account executive at Campbell Marketing & Communications in Dearborn, working with the Motorcraft-Quick Lane racing teams in NASCAR and the NHRA. In other positions, he executed public relations and marketing strategies for several Tier One automotive suppliers. His journalism credits include The Football News-Basketball Weekly in Detroit, The Hardwood News in Lansing, Monday Morning Newspapers in Warren, and Ward’s Communications in Southfield. While at Ward’s, Mr. Keenan was part of a team that won the prestigious Jesse H. Neal Award in 1995. In late 2020, he published “Everybody Loves Mickey,” a biography of retired professional wrestler “Irish” Mickey Doyle. Mr. Keenan also is chairman of the Michigan Aviation Hall of Fame at the Air Zoo in Kalamazoo and is a volunteer for the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America in Daytona Beach, Fla. He is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University.
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Shyft Group in Novi Takes Order for 150 Blue Arc Commercial EVs from FedEx

Novi-based specialty vehicle manufacturer the Shyft Group has received a purchase order from FedEx in Memphis, Tenn., for an initial order of 150 Blue Arc EV Trucks to be integrated into the FedEx pickup...
Zeck board meeting


Zeck, founded in Huntington Woods in 2022 by Robert and Jeffrey Wolfe, and actor/filmmaker Edward Norton, produces software that reimagines the board meeting process to drive better decision making.Zeck creates customizable, interactive board and...
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Rickie Fowler Commits to Defend Rocket Mortgage Classic Title, Tickets Now Available

Defending Rocket Mortgage Classic champion Rickie Fowler is one of the first players to commit to playing in the 2024 Rocket Mortgage Classic, June 25-30, at the Detroit Golf Club, for which tickets now...
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Culture of Winning

Winners of the third DBusiness Corporate Culture Awards are staying ahead of the business trends affecting employees and their work experiences.
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Customer Demand Brings Tuscadero Color to Jeep Gladiator Pickup

The Jeep brand of Stellantis in Auburn Hills is, for the first time, offering Tuscadero — the deep and intense chromatic magenta exterior paint color — on the Jeep Gladiator pickup.“Our passionate Jeep fans...

Ford Launches Ford University Dealer Training Platform

Ford Motor Co. in Dearborn has started Ford University, a new digital and video-based training program for its 3,000 dealers and their 164,000 employees nationwide.Ford University is the automaker’s response to the changing automotive...
Michigan Central station

Michigan Central in Detroit Re-opening Plans Coming into Focus

With the grand re-opening of Michigan Central Station — named Michigan Central OPEN —in a little more than a month, plans for the celebration are coming into focus, evidenced by the station’s plans submitted...
Clark Hill attorneys

Detroit’s Clark Hill Law Firm Acquires Colorado Firm to Boost Hospitality Practice

The Clark Hill law firm in Detroit today announced it has acquired Boulder, Colo.-based LaszloLaw, a corporate and commercial transactional and litigation firm with a focus on the food, beverage, and hospitality industries. Financial...
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Lear in Southfield Acquires Spanish Automation and AI Provider

 Lear Corp., a global automotive seating and e-systems technology provider in Southfield, today announced it has agreed to acquire WIP Industrial Automation, a privately held systems integrator based in Spain specializing in advanced automation...
Royal Park Hotel

Royal Park Hotel in Downtown Rochester Joins Curator Hotel & Resorts Collection

Curator Hotel & Resorts Collection, a distinct collection of independent hotels and resorts, has announced the addition of two new properties to its portfolio, including the Royal Park Hotel in downtown Rochester.Merging European charm...