If you’ve been paying attention to Absolute Michigan over the last few months, you are probably aware of Grow Detroit due to the fact that we always seem to be linking to stories over there. Their diverse team provides the real stories impacting Michigan’s largest city and suburbs along with strategies for businesses to succeed there, all with a refreshing lack of “woe-is-me”.
“So I was watching TV the other day and I happened to hear rambunctious former basketball player Charles Barkley mention that he’s never been to Detroit before … That got me to thinking: How would you entertain a talented, strong-willed, hyperactive, outspoken compulsive gambler in Detroit?”
-Ali on Me in the D: A night on the town with Charles Barkley
“Detroit is home to six of the fastest-growing central-city companies in the United States, more than any other city … National coverage about businesses that are growing by leaps and bounds in Detroit is what this city needs. Reports like this provide encouragement for other businesses to give the city a second look or a look at all when considering a place to not only start up a business, but relocate one.”
-LCharow on Detroit Has 6 of the Fastest Growing Businesses in US
“Perhaps the most notable component of this move is that the location of the building is a part of Birmingham’s overlay district, which requires a portion of any first floor space to be available as a retail outlet … As a result it is expected that Google will own and manage some type of retail setting.”
-Mike Scott on Google moves in (to Birmingham)
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