With massive change sweeping across Michigan, the state that put the world on wheels continues to reinvent itself. What’s ahead for autos, businesses, educators and communities as the new governor and other leaders make efforts to grow jobs in alternative energy, movies, medical and other fields?
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CBS 62 CBS Detroit presents “Reinventing Michigan” as the latest installment of its “Eye On The Future” programming. The Emmy- winning “Eye On The Future” team of Carol Cain and Paul Pytlowany travel the state to provide a front row seat as they talk to those making decisions and also those being impacted.
Among those appearing: Governor-Elect Rick Snyder, Teamster President James P. Hoffa, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, actor Jeff Daniels, businessmen Dick DeVos and A. Alfred Taubman, Senator Debbie Stabenow, Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano, Eastern Michigan University President Sue Martin, Detroit Public Schools Emergency Financial Manager Robert Bobb, Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson, and Macomb County Executive-Elect Mark Hackel. Click here to see behind the scenes photos of the guests.
“Reinventing is a mantra for everyone in the state,” said Trey Fabacher, Vice President and General Manager of CBS 62 (WWJ-TV) and CW50 (WKBD-TV). “With a new governor and other key leaders taking over and making historic decisions, the timing is perfect for our ‘Eye’ team of Carol Cain and Paul Pytlowany and the rest of the CBS 62 crew to give our viewers an exclusive front row seat to those changes and what they mean as no one else can.”
“Reinventing Michigan” is the fourth in the “Eye On The Future” series of CBS 62’s specials. Others include “Building Bridges: From The Great Lakes To The Great Wall,” “Powering Michigan’s Future,” and “Rx For Michigan.”