Chambers of Commerce in Metro Detroit

In Alphabetical Order

Largest Law Firms in Metro Detroit

Based on numbers of lawyers in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, and Livingston Counties as of March 2023
Photo courtesy of MarshMcLennan Agency

Largest Accident and Health Insurance Companies in Michigan

Ranked by 2022 Michigan Market Share, Figures in Thousands

Largest Business Insurance Agencies in Metro Detroit

Largest Business Insurance Agencies in Metro Detroit Ranked by 2022 Revenue
Barton Marlow in Southfield

Largest Contractors in Metro Detroit

Largest Contractors in Metro Detroit Ranked by 2022 Revenue

Top Hotels Outside Metro Detroit 2023

Top Hotels Outside Metro Detroit 2023 selected by AAA and DBusiness for hospitality excellence.

Let’s Make a Dill

Through the mists of time, pickles have been a tangy condiment served with meals as well as a bracing snack between them.During 40 years...

Hire Ground

According to, between 60 percent and 70 percent of all commercial real estate firms in the United States were facing a talent shortage...
Old picture of woman using toaster

Let’s Toast

For thousands of years, ever since bread was first made in the Middle East, bakers from the Stone Age up through the 19th century...
Biggby Coffee's Bob Fish and Mike McFall and

Prime Roast

Biggby Coffee, which started in East Lansing with a single store called Beaner’s Coffee in 1995, has grown into a formidable regional franchise with...
Gocha Hawkins

Grit and Drive

Return on InvestmentBarely a minute has gone by since the start of the interview with restaurateur and influencer Gocha Hawkins when she’s asked what...


Illustration by James Yang

January — February 2023 Commentary

You can dream, create, design, and build the most wonderful place in the world,...
Illustration by James Yang

November — December 2022 Commentary

"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at 20 or 80. Anyone who keeps...
Illustration by James Yang

September — October 2022 Commentary

Detroit has an unmistakable soul — nobody can duplicate the soul we bring to...
Swing on a Star - The Sigma-6 eVTOL aircraft, developed by ASX in Detroit, can fly up to 400 nautical miles as a hybrid machine. The aircraft has several pending patents. // Courtesy of ASX

Prepare for Takeoff

With the economy tanking under the stress of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020,...
Illustration of robots as gas pumps

July – August 2022 Commentary

"Governments need to take rapid actions to lower barriers that are holding low-carbon hydrogen...

All Aboard

Ever since the City of Detroit sold its streetcar system to Mexico in the...
a cartoon figure dragging a car by a charging cable just out of reach of a charging station

May — June 2022 Commentary

"Electric cars are not going to take the market by storm, but it's going...
Illustration by James Yang

March — April 2022 Commentary

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” —...

Letter from the Editor: Life Quest

As businesses and organizations develop exit strategies from the COVID-19 pandemic, the spirit of...
Illustration by James Yang

January — February 2022 Commentary

"The next 10 years will be a landmark decade for the automotive industry." — Trevor...
marque setting Max’s Jewelry store got its start in Detroit in 1914, and lasted until 1994 when a Hamtramck location closed. // Courtesy of Detroit Public Library

Glittering Success

The police raid at Alhambra Apartments netted a big fish two weeks before Christmas...