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John Varvatos was joined by stars including Kate Upton and Justin Verlander for the opening of his new store in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

John Varvatos Celebrates New Store In Style With Justin Verlander, Kate Upton, Alice Cooper (Video)

John Varvatos held a star-studded grand opening celebration Thursday that shut down Woodward and featured a private concert by Alice Cooper.

CBS Detroit–04/17/2015

Source: Rocket Fiber

Rocket Fiber Announces Details Of High-Speed Internet Service On New Website

Rocket Fiber Internet service, which is a Dan Gilbert-backed company, launched a new website with initial pricing and service area in downtown Detroit.

CBS Detroit–04/15/2015

Ally Financial (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Ally Financial Lease Deal Keeps Headquarters In Detroit

Gilbert’s Bedrock Real Estate has purchased the landmark building One Detroit Center on Woodward Avenue in the city

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2015

Source: Rocket Fiber

New Internet Fiber Network A ‘Selling Point’ For New And Existing Talent In Detroit

Dan Gilbert says the new high-speed Rocket Fiber Internet network under construction in downtown Detroit will be a key component in attracting and retaining talent to the city.

CBS Detroit–03/19/2015

Michigan native John Varvatos has returned to Detroit to open his first menswear store in the Midwest. (By Edward Cardenas)

John Varvatos Returns Home To Bring Fashion Back To Woodward (Video)

John Varvatos is returning to Michigan to open a new 4,000 square foot boutique on Woodward in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–03/12/2015

Dan Gilbert has released a rendering of a development proposed for the former Hudson's Department Store site on Woodward. (Source: Rock Ventures)

Preliminary Rendering For Hudson’s Site On Woodward Released

Dan Gilbert has released a conceptual rendering of the development for the former Hudson’s site in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–03/05/2015

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Dan Gilbert’s ‘Rocket Fiber’ Will Bring High-Speed Internet To Downtown Detroit

Rocket Fiber will look to compete with Google Fiber, which is currently in Kansas City, Austin and Provo, with plans to expand to nine more cities, Detroit not being one of them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2015

NAIAS chairman Scott Lariche and Rod Alberts on their way to officially open the NAIAS. Paul Pytlowany was there to capture it all. (credit: Ken Bryant/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Ford, Barra, Snyder, Gilbert, Fields Headline Fast-paced Auto Show

A virtual who’s who among Metro Detroit’s power brokers join host Carol Cain and the rest of the “Michigan Matters” crew as they crisscross Cobo Center this week at the North American International Auto Show.

01/16/2015

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Dan Gilbert Buying Compuware’s Downtown Headquarters

Gilbert’s Bedrock Real Estate Services says it signed a deal to buy the 15-floor headquarters of Compuware in downtown Detroit for an undisclosed price.

CBS Detroit–11/17/2014

L. Brooks Patterson (credit: CBS 62) FILE

Sour Grapes? L. Brooks Patterson Launches Tech Initiative, Challenges Dan Gilbert

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson launched a branding initiative to promote Oakland’s tech companies, and keeping them in the “fertile vineyards of Oakland County,” and in turn got into a verbal battle with Detroit businessman Dan Gilbert.

11/06/2014

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