Business Commentary

The Horsepower Whisperer

Saleen Inc. in Troy has long delivered high-performance specialty vehicles for touring and racing enthusiasts, but more stringent environmental standards may jeopardize the company’s horsepower mettle.

Steve Jacobson

Senior Vice President and Director of Health Care, HKS Architects, Farmington Hills. The E-Interview.

The Broken Class

Peter Cornelis was an international marketing executive and super-salesman who was about to go on a world tour of his company’s facilities when he had his first stroke.

Peter J. Ginopolis

Vice President of Sales, Marquis Jet, Michigan and Indiana Territory, Waterford Township. The E-Interview.

Dave Coverly

From his attic studio in Ann Arbor, Dave Coverly has created scores of cartoons for The New Yorker, Parade magazine, and more than 250 newspapers, including The Washington Post, The Globe & Mail of Toronto, and the Detroit Free Press.

History Abounds

Taking on the challenge of restoring one of Michigan’s oldest homes, Patrick M. O’Keefe recognized early on that he wasn’t a carpenter.

Taming of the Monster

DBusiness asked Oakland Hills members to recount their experiences playing the south course, aka ‘The Monster,’ site of the 2008 PGA Championship.

A String of Pearls

If a Concours d’Elegance were to select a financial expert and classic-car collector to breathe new life into an event that was challenged by indifference and a sharp rise in ticket prices, the new model would look a lot like Larry Moss.

Alan R. Grodin

Principal, Alan R. Grodin, D.D.S., Clawson. The E-Interview.