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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

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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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Usher Surprises Contest Winners With Tickets At Quicken Loans (Video)

Pop star Usher toured downtown Detroit Monday, and surprised some Quicken Loans employees with tickets to his show at The Palace of Auburn Hills.

CBS Detroit–11/04/2014

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Fifth Third To Move From Suburbs To Detroit

Fifth Third announced Tuesday morning that it will be moving its regional headquarters from Southfield to downtown Detroit.

CBS Detroit–10/28/2014

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Fifth Third Bank To Move Headquarters To Downtown Detroit, Invest In City

The Cincinnati-based financial institution plans to move about 150 workers from Southfield into several floors of One Woodward Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

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Detroit Bankruptcy: Dan Gilbert Testifies Crime, Education, Blight Are City’s Major Challenges

Businessman Dan Gilbert has testified during Detroit’s bankruptcy trial that the city’s high crime rate, poor school system, unemployment and blighted neighborhoods are its major challenges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2014

Quicken Loans chairman and founder Dan Gilbert (credit: Quicken Loans)

Dan Gilbert Pitches Detroit At TechCrunch

Dan Gilbert, the CEO of Rock Ventures, traveled to San Francisco to personally pitch opportunities in Detroit to those in Silicon Valley.

CBS Detroit–09/09/2014

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Duggan Says He Hopes Pistons Will Move Back To Downtown Detroit By 2017

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan spoke on Sports Illustrated’s SI Now podcast and said that he thinks bringing the Detroit Pistons back to the city will benefit the area.

CBS Detroit–09/08/2014

Outgoing Congressman John Dingell and U.S. Senator Carl Levin appear together in the "Eye on the Future" special "Michigan in Transition" airing 6:30 p.m. this Sunday on CBS  62. The two Michigan leaders talk about changes in the political landscape in the 30-minute special. (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

What’s Ahead For The Great Lakes State? ‘Michigan In Transition’ Examines Historic Change Of Leadership

As the state that put the world on wheels looks to its future – change is in the air.

07/17/2014

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