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Thursday, June 22, 2017
Oakland University ranks among the safest colleges in the nation, according to a new report from a national trade organization dedicated to furthering public knowledge on home safety and security issues. The National Council for Home Safety and Security ranked Oakland third on its list of the Top 100 Safest Colleges in America . According to the organization’s website, the list was compiled ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors, Community, Education, General News Article
Thursday, June 22, 2017
http://ilitchbusiness.wayne.edu The Wayne State Board of Governors has approved three promotion and tenure cases from the Mike Ilitch School of Business, effective August 17, 2017. Ranjan D’Mello was promoted to full professor of finance. D'Mello joined the Wayne State faculty as an associate professor in 2001. He has published 18 articles on a broad spectrum of corporate finance topics ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors, Education, General News Article, Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Thursday, June 22, 2017
On Aug. 5, a group of 16 dental students, two dentists and one hygienist from University of Detroit Mercy’s School of Dentistry and Clinic will embark on a mission trip to Chichicastenango, Guatemala. The American Student Dental Association (ASDA) chapter looks to provide dental care to more than 300 adults and children. The group will travel abroad to provide dental care to those who do ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
York, PA - E.M.M.A. International Consulting Group, Inc. is pleased to announce their new membership with Life Sciences Pennsylvania. Life Sciences Pennsylvania (formerly Pennsylvania Bio) was founded in 1989 by two Penn State researchers. Their mission is to ensure Pennsylvania is the United States hub for the life sciences by creating a business and public policy environment which fosters ...read more
Categories: General News Article, New Partnerships
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Royal Oak, Michigan : Eleven of Howard & Howard’s attorneys were recently named to the 2017 Mountain States Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists as a result of a patented selection process. This process includes peer evaluation and independent research. Mountain States Super Lawyers covers the states of Nevada, Utah, Montana, Idaho and Wyoming. Only five percent of the lawyers in ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Pepper Hamilton was selected as Law Firm of the Year in the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) New York Chapter ’s 7th Annual Champion’s Awards, which were held June 15 at the Metropolitan Club in New York. The ACG Champion’s Awards is an annual program of ACG New York and The M&A Advisor that recognizes outstanding achievements of participants in the middle-market ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
The shortage of qualified professionals in Michigan for construction jobs ranging from estimators to project managers may be due to a lack of awareness about the great long-term career potential, according to Anca Sala, Ph.D., dean of the College of Engineering at Baker College. Sala is responding to two reports by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). Nearly 80 percent of ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Community
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Addition of IoT platform to CAE, cloud analytics and HPC portfolio offers customers a highly scalable software stack to develop, enable, manage and optimize devices throughout their lifecycle TROY, Mich. – Altair has acquired Carriots S.L, an Internet of Things (IoT) technology company from Madrid, Spain founded in 2011. The company is the developer of Carriots®, a complete IoT ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
TÜV SÜD America is now a Fiat Chrysler Automotive approved electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) test lab, fully accredited by the big three, including FCA, GM and Ford. Our full service automotive lab in Plymouth, MI (Detroit) can provide complete and precise testing to support suppliers throughout the product development process. Accreditation by the American Association for Laboratory ...read more
Categories: New Product or Service Offering, General News Article
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Ann Arbor, Mich. —Intellectual property law firm Brinks Gilson & Lione has been recognized for the ninth year in a row as a top U.S. firm for patent prosecution, including for re-examination and post-grant proceedings, by The Legal 500 United States 2017. The independent legal referral guide also recommended six Brinks attorneys as key patent law practitioners: Heidi A. Dare, Joseph F. ...read more
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
DEARBORN, MI – Jesse Garant Metrology Center (USA & Canada) announced that it has expanded its operations to accommodate the growing demand for high volume part inspection for pre-production and production validation. With investments in new equipment and improved infrastructure, including state of the art industrial computed tomography systems for inspecting large parts, their enhanced ...read more
Categories: New Product or Service Offering, General News Article
Monday, June 19, 2017
OAKLAND COUNTY, Michigan – June 16 marked a big day for the OCC Police Academy, which celebrated its 50 th graduation since the program’s establishment in 1967. Recognized as a leading police training facility in the State of Michigan, the Police Academy consistently graduates high achievers through a combination of skilled and experienced training staff and hands-on training through ...read more
Categories: Government, Education, Community, General News Article
Monday, June 19, 2017
10th Annual MSP 501 Ranking and Study Identifies World’s Most Progressive MSPs in Information Technology Application Specialist Kompany ( ASK ) ranks among the world’s most progressive 501 Managed Service Providers ( MSPs), according to MSPmentor’s 10 th -annual MSP 501 Worldwide Company Rankings. The top MSP 501 companies ranked this year include organizations from around the ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors
Monday, June 19, 2017
outhfield, Mich.—June 19, 2017— Kevin Johns, a shareholder in the Small and Mid-sized Entities practice at Clayton & McKervey, an international certified public accounting and business advisory firm located in metro Detroit, says his work with new small to mid-sized businesses have a common theme when it comes to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ( GAAP) mistakes. GAAP, ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Monday, June 19, 2017
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Butzel Long attorney and shareholder Claudia Rast has been reappointed to serve a one-year term on the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Cybersecurity Legal Task Force by the ABA President-Elect. Task Force members are charged with examining risks posed by criminals, terrorists and nations that seek to steal personal and financial information, disrupt critical ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Friday, June 16, 2017
Eighty degrees and sunny; summer is finally here. To that point, the team at Billhighway couldn’t be more enthusiastic about the wonderful interns that have joined them for the summer. However, this is not your run-of-the-mill internship. Six interns have embraced the opportunity to work within a culture that opens their minds to a world of innovation. This internship is directed towards ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Friday, June 16, 2017
Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce® APACC Member Orientation Maximizes Membership Livonia, Michigan – The Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC) announced its next Member Orientation seminar titled, “Maximize Your Membership” will take place Wednesday, July 12, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at the office of APACC member Rehmann located at 39300 ...read more
Categories: Event Announcement
Friday, June 16, 2017
Even grilling has gone high tech. For many of us, nothing says summer like firing up the grill and cooking outdoors. During a heatwave, it's a great alternative to warming up the house with the oven, and some people swear that food cooked outside just tastes better. Whatever your reason for flame broiling your favorite meal, we've got some grill gadgets that should make your summer ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Friday, June 16, 2017
Sarah Cornwell heard her named called when Detroit Mercy President Antoine M. Garibaldi announced the graduate winner of the Vivere ex Missione Award, but it took a minute for her to take it all in. “I looked to one of my classmates sitting next to me, and my eyes were really big and I said, ‘Did they just say Sarah Cornwell?’ ” Cornwell said. “She started laughing, ...read more
Categories: Education
Thursday, June 15, 2017
June 15, 2017 – Farmington Hills, MI – Coretek Services announced the addition of Will Anderson to their cloud team. Will Anderson is a Cloud Architect based out of Coretek Services Headquarters, in Farmington Hills, MI. Will Anderson is a fifteen-year infrastructure veteran with roots in Patch Management, Security, and Compliance. Working in environments ranging from 80 users to over ...read more
Categories: Company Milestone, Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Thursday, June 15, 2017
“Oh well” is better than “what if.” Omar Aburashed often heard his grandfather give that advice, and it’s something he has taken to heart. “He was saying it’s better to try and fail than to wonder,” explained Aburashed, who, at 30, is following two seemingly different paths, but both are fueled by a drive to help the little guy. He decided to study ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article
Thursday, June 15, 2017
LANSING, MI – Maner Costerisan, a full-service public accounting and business advisory firm, is pleased to announce that Bethany Verble, an associate in the firm’s audit department, has earned the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) designation from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), the world's largest anti-fraud organization and premier provider of anti-fraud ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Royal Oak, Michigan, June 15, 2017 : Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that Michael D. Solt has joined the firm. He will practice out of the firm’s Royal Oak office. Mr. Solt concentrates his practice in intellectual property law with a focus on patent preparation, prosecution, and clearance work primarily in the mechanical arts. He has assisted clients in relation ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Thursday, June 15, 2017
First meeting is June 28 at Automation Alley Jay Patel, president and CEO of Amtech Electrocircuits , has announced the launch of an Electronics Development and Manufacturing (EDM) Meet Up Group. “When I realized that there was no place for people in the electronics industry to come together and learn from each other, I decided I wanted to change that,” said Patel. The free sessions ...read more
Categories: Community, Event Announcement
Thursday, June 15, 2017
The client, an established Tier 1 Staffing company in SE Michigan, hired IPS Technology Services to help them search, screen, and present quality candidates for possible placements for their own clients. “We have a very detailed process to identify the best candidate for a IT job” says Pradip Sengupta, President and CEO of IPS Technology Services. “We have seasoned recruiters ...read more
Categories: New Partnerships, Company Awards/Honors, General News Article
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Mike Ilitch School of Business Associate Professor Tingting Yan won the Best Reviewer Award from the Journal of Supply Chain Management (JCSM). The award will be presented at the 2017 Academy of Management conference in Atlanta in August. "This is an impressive award that shows Professor Yan's service to the discipline and the Ilitch School," said John Taylor, chair of the global ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors, Education, General News Article, Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Rochester, MI, June 15, 2017 – Candi Pavliscak, senior vice president and chief risk officer for Hitachi Business Finance , is featured as one of the top 50 women in commercial finance in this month’s edition of The Secured Lender . Published by the Commercial Finance Association, the magazine chose just 50 women from across the United States who demonstrate strong leadership ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Baker College’s Allen Park campus has honored four instructors with Teaching Excellence Awards, the first time the awards have been given by the school. The awards were presented at Honor’s Night ceremonies May 19 and June 2. Recipients of the 2017 Teaching Excellence Awards are: Francis Cafferty, J.D., of Allen Park – interdisciplinary studies and paralegal programs. ...read more
Categories: Education
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
SOUTHFIELD – Lawrence Technological University will host an open house for prospective graduate and transfer students on Thursday, July 13 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on its Southfield campus. The campus is located at 21000 W. 10 Mile Road. Ample free parking is available. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with faculty and tour LTU’s campus. Hors d’oeuvre will be served. ...read more
Categories: Education
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
The Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business has announced the 2017 recipient of its signature Distinguished Alumni Award. David Leone, who earned his MBA from Wayne State in 1985, will be honored at the school’s 37th Annual Recognition and Awards Program on Thursday, Aug. 24, at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. Leone is Executive Chief Engineer, Launch ...read more
Categories: Education, Company Awards/Honors, Event Announcement, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
University of Detroit Mercy’s 2017 Homecoming will kick off the weekend of September 29-30 with lots of fun and exciting events on the McNichols, Corktown (Dental) and Riverfront (Law) campuses. “This year will be filled with several of the longtime favorites at Detroit Mercy as well as several new activities that alumni, neighbors and friends can enjoy together,” Director of ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Event Announcement
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Carlson-Dimond & Wright (CDWdrives) is exhibiting at the92nd Michigan Water Environment Association annual conference on June 19 th at Boyne Mountain. The Michigan Water Environmental Association is a group of Water Industry Professionals dedicated to providing high quality discounted training, information for certification provided through industry –specific seminars and workshops. The ...read more
Categories: Event Announcement
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Celebrate Summer with Great Rebates from Herkules Walled Lake, Michigan— Temperatures might be rising, but the cost of investing in great shop equipment is trending downward, thanks to rebates on select Herkules products. Quality, customer favorite Herkules paint gun washers, carts and stands, crushers and even vehicle lifts come with cash back rebates if purchased by the end of August. ...read more
Categories: New Product or Service Offering
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
PROLIM , one of the fastest growing IT, PLM and Engineering Services Company, is celebrating its 12th anniversary. After having an exponential growth in USA and India, the company has been expanding its wings to Europe and APAC. PROLIM was born on June 14, 2005, in Michigan, USA. PROLIM helps Fortune 1000 customers around the world in PLM and IT services. The company has developed unique ...read more
Categories: Company Milestone
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Detroit, MI – June 14, 2017 - Global Business Professor’s latest Audio Interview, “Outlook on the Global Development of the Future Automotive Mobility”, http://globalbusinessprofessor.com/outlook-on-the-global-development-of-future-automotive-mobility/ features Chris Mason, Chief Executive of FISITA, and global automotive mobility expert. FISITA is the international ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Carmen Brooks, of Clinton Township, is the 2017 recipient of the $2,500 Baker College Leadership Scholarship. The annual award is presented to a student attending Baker College’s Clinton Township campus who demonstrates academic achievement and either a commitment to community services or a successful balance of work, family and school obligations. “Carmen is an outstanding student and ...read more
Categories: Education
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
The Accounting Aid Society (AAS) recognized Myles Stern, chair of the Mike Ilitch School of Business accounting department , and accounting professor Deb Habel as 2017 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Champions. Additionally, the Detroit City Council presented Wayne State University with an Award of Recognition for being a collegiate sponsor of AAS. AAS provides free income tax and credit ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments, Community, Company Awards/Honors, Education, General News Article
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
E.M.M.A. International Consulting Group, Inc. is proud to sponsor MichBio's June BioMixer. Join local bio-industry professionals and peers for a fun and casual networking event. Thursday, June 15, 2017 Jolly Pumpkin Cafe & Brewery Ann Arbor 5:00PM - 7:00PM. Registration is complimentary and includes 2 drink tickets per person for your choice of beer or wine. Online registration is ...read more
Categories: Community, Event Announcement
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman , a leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm with offices across the nation, is proud to announce the firms inclusion in Intellectual Asset Management`s (IAM) annual Patent 1000 , a guide that recognizes the world`s top patent law firms and practitioners in key jurisdictions. The 2014 IAM Patent 1000 issue marked the first time any firms ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors, Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Special VIP ticket package also available to first 100 members TROY, Mich., June 13, 2017 — Automation Alley is offering its members a special early bird rate and VIP ticket package to attend Integr8™, the technology and manufacturing business association’s new interactive, cross-discipline global Industry 4.0 conference. Integr8™ will feature world-renowned speakers, ...read more
Categories: Automation Alley
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Peabody, MA - TÜV SÜD, one of the world’s leading providers of testing, auditing, inspection and certification has expanded its lab in North Carolina to include full EMC testing capabilities. The RTP lab, formerly owned by Advanced Compliance Solutions, specialized in emissions and wireless testing with extensive expertise in short range, long range, wideband, ultrawideband and ...read more
Categories: New Office/Location, New Product or Service Offering
Monday, June 12, 2017
Baker College's Auburn Hills campus will acknowledge approximately 350 graduates at commencement ceremonies Friday, June 16, 7 p.m., at The Apostolic Church, 3655 N. Squirrel Road, Auburn Hills. The event also includes students who are earning degrees from Baker College Online/Graduate Studies. “It is with great honor that we present the 2017 class of Baker College of Auburn Hills ...read more
Monday, June 12, 2017
Detroit, MI – June 12, 2017 - GlobalAutoIndustry.com, the leading global business intelligence source for the automotive industry, and Taichi, a business intelligence development services company based in Shanghai, today announced the signing of an Agreement that formalizes a strategic partnership to bring Taichi services to over 100,000 automotive industry professionals worldwide. The ...read more
Categories: General News Article, New Partnerships
Monday, June 12, 2017
As quoted in the book, Invisible Talent Market * , “McKinsey & Co. states, Manufacturing’s next act is Industry 4.0 where interconnected digital tech integrates the physical and virtual worlds.” “Corporate America is looking for employees who have “ The Four Cs .” "The Four C’s” are: Critical thinking and problem solving Effective ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Monday, June 12, 2017
E.M.M.A. International consulting group, inc. hosts free webinar series for medical device companies How Does a US Medical Device Manufacturer Enter the Chinese Market? Farmington Hills, MI, June 12, 2017 - How Does a US Medical Device Manufacturer Enter the Chinese Market? E.M.M.A. International Consulting Group, Inc. is pleased to announce its 2017 China Market webinar series. This live ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Education, Event Announcement
Monday, June 12, 2017
Livonia, Mich. ---June 12, 2017 --- The American Society of Employers (ASE) , one of the nation’s oldest and largest employer associations, announces that Tracy Neil, CPA, MBA, MST, had joined ASE as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), replacing Gary Lovio who retired after 12 years of service. The announcement was made by ASE CEO Mary E. Corrado. “Tracy has a wealth of ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Monday, June 12, 2017
Daffron & Associates to integrate Altair’s Envision Data Analytics Platform with its Utility Solution Troy, Mich., June 12, 2017 – Altair has signed an agreement with Daffron & Associates to expand the reach of Envision ; its cloud-based business intelligence solution, in the utilities market . Envision will be integrated with Daffron utility software solution and power ...read more
Categories: New Partnerships
Monday, June 12, 2017
Corporate Eagle, a provider of premium, membership-based fractional and managed business aviation programs, based at Oakland County International airport, announced today that it has been selected as the finalist for a highly sought after 5.7-acre parcel of land at the Oakland County International Airport. Corporate Eagle President and CEO Rick Nini made the announcement. Corporate Eagle competed ...read more
Categories: New Office/Location, Company Milestone
Friday, June 09, 2017
FLINT TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Baker College’s Online/Graduate Studies and Flint campus will honor nearly 1,700 graduates in June. The 2017 commencement ceremony for the 1,061 graduates of Baker College Online/Center for Graduate Studies was Friday, June 2, at The Whiting, Flint. The commencement ceremony for approximately 600 students from Baker College’s Flint and Cass City campuses ...read more
Categories: Event Announcement, Education, Community
Friday, June 09, 2017
Ann Arbor, MI —Connected Factory Global, a Michigan-based smart manufacturing advisory firm for small-medium manufacturers (SMMs), is pleased to announce that its Industrial Control System Cybersecurity Report , sponsored by Automation Alley, was recently featured in an article by Jeremy Pollard, CET, on the ControlDesign.com blog. Connected Factory Global’s CEO and Founder, ...read more
Categories: New Partnerships, General News Article
Friday, June 09, 2017
Ann Arbor, Mich. --- Managing Intellectual Property magazine (MIP) named eleven attorneys from Brinks Gilson & Lione , one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S., to its annual list of IP Stars. Three of the attorneys are from the Ann Arbor office of Brinks, including Steven L. Oberholtzer, managing shareholder of the Ann Arbor office. Oberholtzer was named a Patent ...read more
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Detroit, MI – June 8, 2017 - Global Business Professor’s latest Audio Interview, “The Next Frontier in Anti-Bribery: ISO 37001”, http://globalbusinessprofessor.com/the-next-frontier-in-anti-bribery-iso-37001/ features Kristy Grant-Hart, Founder and Managing Director of London-based Spark Compliance Consulting. Ms. Grant-Hart is a compliance and ethics expert and the ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Thursday, June 08, 2017
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman is pleased to announce that Principal Lissi Mojica has been listed in Intellectual Asset Management`s (IAM) annual IAM Strategy 300 , a guide that recognizes those who are leaders in their community and leaders in the development and implementation of strategies that maximize the value of IP portfolios. The publication is unique because it is the only ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Thursday, June 08, 2017
There's an app to help you with almost every summer fun activity. Last week we asked you, our loyal readers, to share some of your favorite summer activities and we received a treasure trove of ideas. As we got to thinking about all of the fun things there are to do during the summer, we realized that there is an app for just about everything you suggested. So we pulled together some of our ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Thursday, June 08, 2017
SOUTHFIELD – Lawrence Technological University is one of 24 schools nationwide to be selected for a new program to boost minority participation in STEM study and careers. The $1 million grant was awarded to Lawrence Tech under the Inclusive Excellence Initiative of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the largest private, nonprofit supporter of science education in the United States. More ...read more
Categories: Education
Thursday, June 08, 2017
The Macomb County Chamber welcomed the following businesses to its membership in May 2017: Martha T. Berry Medical Care Facility, Mount Clemens Meadows Assisted Living and Care Campus, Novi Trion Solutions, Inc. , Troy Great Lakes Ace Hardware – 11 Stores , Metro Detroit Area Kroger – 20 Stores , Metro Detroit Area Kroger Michigan Division Office , Novi Colliers International , ...read more
Categories: Community, New Partnerships, General News Article
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Baker College’s Port Huron campus will honor more than 100 graduates at the 2017 commencement ceremony, 10 a.m., Saturday, June 10, at Port Huron Northern High School, 1799 Krafft Road, Port Huron. “It is with great honor that we present the 2017 class of Baker College of Port Huron graduates,” said Dan Kenny, Baker College of Port Huron director of admissions. “We’re ...read more
Categories: Education, Event Announcement, Community
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
American Society of Employers (ASE) Releases 2017 Compensation Survey Results Incentive Compensation on the Rise Media Contact: Heather Nezich, Communications Manager, ASE, hnezich@aseonline.org , 248.223.8040 Livonia, Mich. ---June 6, 2017 --- The American Society of Employers (ASE), one of the nation’s oldest and largest employer associations, released the organization’s 2017 ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Baker College's Clinton Township campus will honor more than 550 graduates at the 2017 commencement ceremony, 10 a.m., Saturday, June 10, Bethesda Christian Church, 14000 Metropolitan Parkway, Sterling Heights. “It is with great honor that we present the 2017 class of Baker College of Clinton Township graduates,” said Patricia A. Kaufman, Ed.D., Baker College of Clinton Township ...read more
Categories: Community, Event Announcement, Education
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
LocalHop Event Management Platform Offers Affordable Event Registration Tools for Michigan Organizations. Pontiac, Michigan – June 2017 LocalHop is excited to announce the launch of its long-awaited event registration system. The system was designed in conjunction with Michigan organizations and businesses, and competes with the industry’s best in intuitive design, platform stability, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, New Product or Service Offering
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Loc will keep current 160 employees; will expand and grow business at facility LANSING, Mich. – Demmer Corporation and Loc Performance Products Inc (Loc) officials today announced completion of Loc’s acquisition of Demmer Corporation’s North Lansing Operation. The facility manufactures large fabrications for the automotive, defense, commercial and aerospace industries. Loc, ...read more
Categories: New Office/Location
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
The Walsh College Board of Trustees has elected Shaniece Bennett and Kevin Hepner to three-year terms as members of the Walsh College Foundation Board of Directors. Established in 2004, the Walsh College Foundation Board of Directors serves as the official fundraising arm of the college. The Foundation encourages private giving and ensures the integrity of the college’s philanthropy ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Munetrix and Skypersonic have been awarded $125,000 in funding from the Innovation Fund Macomb Community College, powered by JPMorgan Chase & Co. These two Oakland County-based companies were the sole awardees of this seventh round of funding, chosen from a pool of 17 qualified applicants. Both companies are startup clients at Oakland University’s business incubator, OU INC. Munetrix ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors, Company Milestone
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Baker College’s Allen Park campus will honor 534 graduates at the 2017 commencement ceremony, 10 a.m., Saturday, June 10, at the USA Hockey Arena (formerly Compuware Arena), 14900 Beck Road, Plymouth Township. “It is with great honor that we present the 2017 class of Baker College of Allen Park graduates,” said Kristine L. Barann, CPA, Baker College of Allen Park president. ...read more
Categories: Education
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Energy Sciences to is pleased to announce the personnel additions of Sonya Pouncy, CEM, LEED-AP, CDSM, Senior Energy Consultant and Sathvik Varma, Energy Engineer, and Ewa Virga, Lighting Subject Matter Expert, to support the continued growth of Energy Sciences. Sonya is an experienced energy engineering professional with over 20 years specializing in sustainable, strategic, and cost-effective ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Monday, June 05, 2017
MTAM is again partnering with VisionMobile to seek input from mobile, IoT, desktop, cloud, web, AR/VR, machine learning and game developers DETROIT, MI – The Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM) is once again partnering with VisionMobile to seek developer input on the Developer Economics Q3 2017 survey. This is the 13 th developer survey, focusing on tools, training and career ...read more
Categories: New Partnerships
Monday, June 05, 2017
STEM Funders Network to support Michigan STEM Partnership’s Southeast Michigan STEM Alliance in collaborations that impact youth from pre-school through college and engage students during and after school (San Diego, CA) – The newly-formed Southeast Michigan STEM Alliance, formed by the Michigan STEM Partnership, has just been selected to join the STEM Learning Ecosystems national ...read more
Categories: New Partnerships
Monday, June 05, 2017
The Delta Nu Alpha Transportation Society Nashville Chapter recently awarded scholarships to five Mike Ilitch School of Business supply chain management students. The scholarship winners were Rachel Cryanski, Karolina Kusza, John Floyd, Corbin Henderson and Rachel Jones. The total value of the scholarships won was $7,000. John C. Taylor, chair of the department of marketing and global supply ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors, General News Article, Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments, Education
Friday, June 02, 2017
Michigan’s STEM leadership non-profit supports high school student-focused hack-a-thon event designed to encourage students to pursue computer science-related college education and careers May 29, 2017, Howell, MI – The Michigan STEM Partnership, a non-profit that promotes the impact of STEM careers on economic development in the state and strives to influence future career decisions ...read more
Categories: Event Announcement
Friday, June 02, 2017
OCC Nationally Recognized for Campus Safety Innovation OAKLAND COUNTY, Michigan – Oakland Community College (OCC) was one of three finalists out of 1,400 community colleges nationwide to be honored at the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) conference in New Orleans, LA. OCC was recognized for its visionary work in the category of College Safety and Planning. OCC was honored ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article
Friday, June 02, 2017
Tim Hatfield is a Central Michigan alumnus, who upon graduation started his career at Mid-Michigan Industries in Mt. Pleasant, MI. Mr. Hatfield was hired as a Job Coach to work with disabled individuals in a Supported Employment Program at the Doherty Hotel, in Clare, MI. This experience taught Mr. Hatfield the importance of the role that a direct care staff has in the life of a person with a ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Friday, June 02, 2017
Walsh College has named Jeffrey C. Littmann as the keynote speaker and honorary Doctor of Laws recipient for its 109th Commencement ceremony, which takes place on Saturday, June 17, at Zion Christian Church in Troy. Littmann is a life trustee and chairman of the board of The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation. Jeffrey LittmannThe Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation was funded in 2015. Its charitable ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article
Friday, June 02, 2017
Applications for 2017’s Retail Boot Camp is open! Program helps promising Detroit retailers launch brick-and-mortar businesses The program is open to businesses located in (or willing to relocate to) Detroit who have proof of retail experience, funding sources and a strong value proposition. Each weekly, three-hour classroom session consists of coursework with business development and retail ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Government, New Partnerships, New Product or Service Offering, Community, Company Milestone, Education, Event Announcement
Friday, June 02, 2017
Mobile Technology Association of Michigan’s Detroit Chapter of Mobile Monday Michigan explores connected mobility - beyond the car – to learn how Michigan is engaging in this high-growth area of connected technologies across all transportation sectors DETROIT, MI – Mobile Monday Detroit will explore connected transportation / mobility to help our audience understand what it ...read more
Categories: Event Announcement
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Southfield, Mich. - Brooks Kushman Shareholder and Co-Chair of Litigation Marc Lorelli will serve on a panel at the ACC Corporate Counsel University (CCU) on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The two-day program is designed specifically for attorneys who are new to in-house practice, or looking to sharpen their fundamental practice skills. Topics to be covered range from data ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments, Community
Thursday, June 01, 2017
OAKLAND COUNTY, Michigan – June 1, 2017 – Oakland Community College’s student government team, SA3, finished in the top ten in a national campus competition called “Up to Us.” The national competition pitted OCC’s team against 75 other colleges. The objective of the competition was for collegiate student leaders to raise awareness and engagement on ...read more
Categories: Government, General News Article, Education, Company Awards/Honors
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Ann Arbor, Mich. --- Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S., announced that Jon H. Beaupré, a shareholder and litigator in the Ann Arbor office, will join with his Brinks’ Chicago office colleague, Jeffrey J. Catalano, to participate in the ninth China-US Intellectual Property Comparative Mock Trial at China’s State ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Thursday, June 01, 2017
OU INC Executive Director Amy Butler is flanked by Meazon executive leaders Stelios Koutroubinas (left) and John Gionas. OU INC client Meazon was recognized for its exemplary performance in meeting the specifications for the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Wireless Submetering Challenge. Meazon was the only company to successfully provide a unique solution to the DOE challenge, combining ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Government, Community, Company Awards/Honors
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Farmington Hills, MI., June 2, 2017/PRNewswire/ - Coretek Services continues its success by opening a new 35,000 square foot Corporate Hub, designed for collaboration, and highlighting an innovation center. Coretek Services will be hosting an open house June 8 from 2-7pm at the new headquarters, located at 34900 Grand River Avenue, Farmington Hills, MI. The open house will be celebrated with ...read more
Categories: New Office/Location
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
CASE STUDY: CSI Leasing Customer • Fortune 1000 Company • Manufacturer of consumer electronics • 72 locations in the U.S. The Problem By using several technology lessors, this IT department found itself in asset management chaos. Hundreds of assets were acquired each month, using multiple lessors and monthly contracts with each. The purchasing process was paperwork intensive, ...read more
Categories: New Product or Service Offering
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Have you been keeping up with Industry News? If not, you missed out on the huge cyber-attack that occurred recently. The “WannaCry” attack is being considered one of the most widespread incidents to hit the virtual world in quite some time. The recent ransomware attack has relaxed quite a bit, but in this recent study, 68% of funds lost were a result of this attack and declared ...read more
Categories: General News Article, New Product or Service Offering
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
A strong social media presence helps businesses build their brand, connect to their audience and convert more leads to customers. CNN Subject Matter Expert and Branding Strategist Hajj Flemings will keynote “The Ultimate Mixer and Business Connector” June 8th from 6pm to 9pm at the Skyline Club in Southfield. He will discuss Social Media Branding for Business. Hajj is founder of Brand ...read more
Categories: Event Announcement
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Detroit, MI – May 31, 2017 - Global Business Professor’s latest Audio Interview, “Building Global Trade Compliance Across Your Supply Chain” http://globalbusinessprofessor.com/building-global-trade-compliance-across-your-supply-chain/ features Taneli Ruda, SVP and Managing Director, Global Trade Management with Thomson Reuters, and global trade management expert. In the ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
The Wayne State University Board of Governors has approved a new executive master of science in automotive supply chain management to be offered through the Mike Ilitch School of Business. The program is slated to begin in fall 2017. The degree is focused on the automotive industry and other industries with complex manufacturing. This unique program is offered in the heart of the auto industry ...read more
Categories: Education, New Product or Service Offering
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Today’s consumers live in a world where information is literally in the palm of their hands. Looking for someone to design an addition to your home and then someone else to build it? Need to hire a photographer for your wedding? Looking for new employees for your growing business? All the information you need to make an educated decision can be found almost instantaneously on your computer, ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
MTAM is partnering with Michigan STEM Partnership and Inforum on an initiative to collect and share videos from STEM professionals to enable student awareness of, and encourage student participation in, STEM career opportunities DETROIT, MI – As part of the recently launched ‘ Michigan STEM Careers Video Showcase’ , the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan is requesting ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Michigan’s STEM leadership non-profit announces partnership with Mobile Technology Association of Michigan and Inforum to collect and share videos from STEM professionals to enable student awareness of, and encourage student participation in, STEM career opportunities Howell, MI – The Michigan STEM Partnership, a statewide non-profit organization, today announced a joint initiative ...read more
Categories: Community, New Partnerships
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
As Michigan health officials launched the I Vaccinate campaign, designed to increase statewide vaccination rates among children and adolescents, Pepper Hamilton LLP partner Sean P. McNally stood front and center at a March 20 event for a very personal reason. Mr. McNally represented the Franny Strong Foundation, which he and his wife Veronica founded after their 12-week-old daughter Francesca died ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Baker College’s Owosso campus has announced Rebekah Hutchins, of Bancroft, is the recipient of the top 2017 Baker College Leadership Scholarship award of $2,500. The Leadership Scholarship is awarded annually to a student attending Baker College’s Owosso campus who demonstrates leadership through academic achievement and either a commitment to community service or a successful balance ...read more
Categories: Education
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business has announced the 2017 recipient of its signature Emerging Leader Award. Alumnus Fares Ksebati will be honored at the school’s Annual Recognition and Awards Program on Thursday, Aug. 24, at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. Ksebati is the co-founder and CEO of MySwimPro , which was named the Best Watch App of the Year ...read more
Categories: Event Announcement, Education, Company Awards/Honors
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Baker College’s Auburn Hills campus hosted Michigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, during its Speaker Series in observance of Autism Awareness Month. “Lt. Gov. Calley is a crusader for all Michiganders with disabilities or other limitations that may keep them from enjoying life to its fullest,” said Peter W. Karsten, Ph.D., CPA, Baker College of Auburn Hills president. “His message ...read more
Categories: Education, Government
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
SOUTHFIELD, Michigan - Brooks Kushman, a leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm with offices across the nation, is proud to announce today that Chambers USA has ranked the firm among the top Intellectual Property Firms by Chambers and Partners, publishers of 2017 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. The renowned publication recognized the legal efforts ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments, Company Awards/Honors
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
LIVONIA, MI - Novastar Calibration, a leading provider of instrument calibration services, will exhibit in booth # 214 at the 2017 SAE Noise & Vibration Conference and Exhibition to be held at the DeVos Convention Center in Grand Rapids Michigan June 12-14 2017. The 2017 SAE Noise and Vibration Conference and Exhibition is a premier technical event focused on mobility noise, vibration and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Friday, May 26, 2017
The Oakland University Foundation has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the AT&T Aspire Program. The grant is specifically targeted to support K-12 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Outreach Workshops for high school students offered by the Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department and the Pawley Lean Institute at Oakland University. “Through AT&T ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Education
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Ida Byrd-Hill, known as an urban economist, futurist, radical transformer of 6 urban public schools and host of Automation Workz, an iSTEAM (invention, Science, Technology, Engineering, Artistic Design and Mathematics) scavenger hunt held at the North American International Auto Show, will discuss the Power of the Black Economy at 1:45 pm Detroit Book City Juneteenth Celebration June 17, 2017. Two ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Thursday, May 25, 2017
SOUTHFIELD Mich. — Brooks Kushman is pleased to announce Tiye Greene has joined the firm, adding depth to the firm’s trademark practice. Greene will practice out of the firm’s Southfield, MI office, but will collaborate with Brooks Kushman attorneys to create successful strategies for clients throughout the world. In her role, Greene will manage trademark portfolios for clients ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Baker College is one of the first Michigan higher education institutions – and one of 105 nationwide – that has earned national accreditation for its concurrent enrollment program for high school students. Baker College concurrent enrollment courses are available through the college’s Running Start initiative. It offers state-sanctioned programs that allow high school students to ...read more
Categories: Education
Thursday, May 25, 2017
DETROIT, Mich. – Butzel Long is expanding again with the addition of Leslie (“Les”) Alan Glick , an international trade and customs law attorney. He is a Shareholder based in the firm’s Washington D.C. office. Glick has handled major international trade cases before the U.S. International Trade Commission, the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Office of the U.S. Trade ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Is your data working for you? Scott's business is working. He's put all the pieces in place and has all the right employees. Sales are up, expenses are down. And to prove it, every month he spends hours compiling spreadsheets full of facts and figures to share with his partners and investors to show them just how well the business is doing. It's a cumbersome job and requires a ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition will return June 2-5 to Oakland University. The Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition ( IGVC ), which provides an opportunity for engineers from around the world to compete with their uniquely-designed unmanned vehicles, will return June 2-5 to Oakland University. “For 25 years, IGVC has challenged university and college student teams to a ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Community, Event Announcement
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Hundreds of women in Detroit have been abused, treated as possessions and traded for sex by human traffickers. Every city in Michigan has reported human trafficking incidents. But, many people don’t realize this is happening in our community. Women who break free from abusers often struggle on the streets because they don’t have a safe place to go. “As I learned more and more ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Reliance One, Inc / R1Impact is excited to participate and join the movement of #RedNoseDay as we realize the importance that businesses play in helping their surrounding communities. As such, R1Impact continues to identify causes each year that the company both promotes and supports. Many people have been asking, “So what does your donation do? The money we raise supports projects that ...read more
Categories: Community, Event Announcement, General News Article
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Southfield, Mich. - Brooks Kushman is happy to announce six of the firm’s shareholders have been named “IP Stars” by Managing Intellectual Property (IP) Magazine. This comprehensive guide lists leading IP firms and lawyers, and covers more than 80 countries. Brooks Kushman attorneys recognized as IP Stars by the publication are President Mark Cantor and Shareholders Frank ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments, Company Awards/Honors
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Economical and Easy-to-Implement GLOVIA G2 Software Offers Ability to Make Faster Production Line Changes, Ramp Up New Plants Without Need for SAP Retrofits EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. (May 23, 2017) – FUJITSU GLOVIA, INC. has developed a hybrid ERP strategy that enables manufacturers to more quickly, easily and inexpensively make production line changes, expand manufacturing capabilities, add new ...read more
Categories: New Product or Service Offering, General News Article
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Are you looking to move up in your career, but require a graduate degree to make this happen? University of Detroit Mercy can help you make the most of your company’s tuition assistance program by offering graduate certificates and degrees designed to advance your skill set and energize your career. Through a special partnership program, employees of Automation Alley member companies may be ...read more
Categories: New Product or Service Offering, Education
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Baker College’s Owosso campus has announced the appointment of Mary Slingerland, RN, MSN, to its board of regents. “Mary has extensive experience in health care and health care education, and as a former Baker College employee, she knows Baker College,” said Aaron J. Maike, Baker College of Owosso president. “Her input will be valuable in ensuring the continued high quality ...read more
Categories: Education
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Royal Oak, Michigan, May 23, 2017 : Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that several of our attorneys have been appointed/reappointed to various committees within the Illinois State Bar Association for the 2017-2018 term. The attorneys and their appointments/reappointments are as follows: Timothy D. Gronewold has been reappointed to serve as a Member on the Labor & ...read more
Categories: Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Ann Arbor, Mich. --- James Cleland, a shareholder in the Ann Arbor office of Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S., said the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on May 22, 2017 in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, alters the landscape of venue for patent infringement litigation and, in Michigan, will have a positive impact on ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Monday, May 22, 2017
Starting this fall, Wayne State M.B.A. students will be able to pursue a concentration in sport and entertainment management . A new full-time faculty member, Scott Tainsky, will join the Mike Ilitch School of Business to lead the program. Tainsky comes to Wayne State from the University of Illinois, where he has been a professor since 2008. A widely published expert in the field, he holds a ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, New Product or Service Offering
Monday, May 22, 2017
Join the Michigan Israel Business Bridge for an upcoming automotive mission to Michigan on Monday, May 22nd. The event will feature representatives from 10 visiting Israeli automotive companies, each of whom will provide short overviews of their respective organizations. The automotive mission will take place at Altair Engineering Headquarters in Troy, Michigan. Registration is now open. Tickets ...read more
Categories: Community, Event Announcement
Saturday, May 20, 2017
Americhem Sales Corporation has won top honors by garnering the 2017 Veteran-Owned Small Business of the Year Award at an annual event hosted by Michigan Celebrates Small Business (MCSB). MCSB remains on the forefront of championing small business and fostering the entrepreneurial spirit in Michigan. The MCSB's role is to serve as a catalyst for creating an entrepreneurial culture while ...read more
Categories: Government, Community, Company Awards/Honors, General News Article
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
For the fall 2017 semester, the Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business will offer a new course, Management and Leadership for Entrepreneurs, to both undergraduate and graduate students. The course, which is dually listed as EI 5400 and EI 7200, will only be offered once a year and will examine the skills and mindset of the successful entrepreneur. Students will use hands-on, ...read more
Categories: Education, New Product or Service Offering
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Troy, Michigan – FACTON, the leader in Enterprise Product Costing (EPC) for manufacturers, announced today that it was doubling office size and headcount at its US headquarter, located in Troy, Michigan. The announcement comes just after the company reported record growth in its US business for 2016, including customers Ford Motor Company, TI Automotive, DURA Automotive Systems and Henniges ...read more
Categories: Company Milestone
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
ISM Inc. Sponsors MEDA Spring Economic Development Toolbox Lansing, Michigan. May 9th, 2017. When state and local Economic Development professionals gather in at the Crowne Plaza Lansing West in Lansing on May 16, 2017 for Michigan Economic Developer’s Association (MEDA) annual Spring Economic Development Toolbox event, you can pretty much bet serious discussion and innovative ideas will ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Community, Event Announcement, Government
Friday, May 05, 2017
Detroit, MI. Yesterday at the 2017 CEO Breakfast Meeting, Ford Motor Company announced the 2016 spend totals for Minority, Women and Veteran Owned Businesses. “By coming from almost nothing four years ago to announcing a stunning $1.1 Billion spend with Veteran Owned Businesses in 2016, Ford has set the benchmark that proves Corporations are issuing supplier contracts to Certified Service ...read more
Categories: Government, Company Awards/Honors, Company Milestone, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Troy, Michigan – May 3, 2017 – FACTON, a leader in Enterprise Product Costing (EPC), today announced DURA Automotive Systems has selected FACTON EPC as the core technology solution to standardize costing and quoting across the enterprise. DURA Automotive Systems, headquartered in Auburn Hills, MI, will deploy FACTON EPC Cost Management throughout the enterprise. As part of a global ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Friday, April 28, 2017
DEARBORN, MI – Apr 28, 2017 – Parts and components fail for a number of reasons, including flaws in design, manufacturing defects, and normal wear. Determining the root cause of failure can pose a challenge for manufacturers, often requiring extensive testing and collection of data. Industrial CT scanning is a radiographic testing method that can inspect the internal features of parts ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Monday, April 24, 2017
NOVI, MICHIGAN (March 31, 2017) – Danlaw, Inc. has been selected to provide the next generation of DSRC based connected vehicle awareness devices to the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) for the Ann Arbor Connected Vehicle Test Environment (AACVTE). UMTRI is committed to interdisciplinary research that will increase driving safety and is taking the next step ...read more
Categories: Education, New Partnerships, General News Article, New Product or Service Offering, Government
Thursday, April 20, 2017
The Wayne State University Board of Governors has approved a new master of science in finance (M.S.F.) degree to be offered through the Mike Ilitch School of Business, beginning in fall 2017. The M.S.F. program is designed for both recent graduates and working professionals with a bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or another quantitative field who want to advance or shift their ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, New Product or Service Offering
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Dawda, Mann, Mulcahy & Sadler, PLC (Dawda Mann), a full-service business law firm providing the expertise of a large firm with the flexibility and care of a boutique firm, announced that member John Mucha has been recognized as a 2016 Michigan Top Lawyer. Managing Member Ed Dawda made the announcement. Annually, 1.25 percent of licensed attorneys in the state of Michigan are selected for this ...read more
Categories: Community, Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Q1 of 2017 marked the launch of a new initiative at Automation Alley, Michigan’s leading technology and manufacturing business association, focused on helping Southeast Michigan’s manufacturing and technology companies better prepare for Industry 4.0, or the smart manufacturing technologies associated with the fourth industrial revolution. The initiative kicked off in February with ...read more
Categories: Automation Alley
Monday, April 17, 2017
Integr8™ to feature world-renowned speakers, panels, technology expo and more, Nov. 9 in Detroit TROY, Mich., April 17, 2017 — Automation Alley, Michigan’s leading technology and manufacturing business association, is presenting a new interactive, cross-discipline global conference focused on Industry 4.0 technology that will take place in Detroit this fall. The conference, ...read more
Categories: Automation Alley, Event Announcement
Monday, April 17, 2017
Transportation report estimates 7 million drivers will shift to autonomous vehicles in three U.S. cities Report says cities must take action now to shape a driverless future Six policy solutions outlined to guide city leaders New York – A study by transportation, economics and urban planning experts has found that ridesharing and ridesourcing services using autonomous vehicles (AV) could ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Ann Arbor-based healthcare analytics company will implement Logicdrop's business intelligence automation platform, Logicdrop Studio ™ FERNDALE, MI -- Logicdrop, a Detroit-area software company specializing in the development of cloud-based business knowledge software, announced today that ArborMetrix, which delivers healthcare technology solutions focused on provider performance, has ...read more
Categories: New Partnerships, Company Milestone
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Oxford, MI - Barron Industries, a global supplier of precision ferrous and non-ferrous Investment Castings, has received NADCAP certification for its Nondestructive Testing Process (NDT). NADCAP (National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program) is an industry-managed supplier approval program. Barron received certification for its Fluorescent Penetrant Inspection process -- a ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
At the April 7 Committee of 200 Reachout at Wayne State, three MBA students from the Mike Ilitch School of Business were presented with $10,000 awards from the C200 Foundation. Winners Maria Arpino, Ana Kostic and Olta Sota will also become members of the C200 Scholars Network, through which they will receive incomparable access to C200 members, as well as nationwide networking and learning ...read more
Categories: Company Awards/Honors, Education, Personnel Hires/Achievements/Appointments, General News Article

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