It connected with viewers and quickly evolved into a weekly TV show with tentacles to the governor’s mansion, CEO suites at Ford, GM and Chrysler, the president’s office at UM, MSU, NMU as well as owners’ suites at Comerica Park and Ford Field.
This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain invites Judge Greg Mathis to the interview set and the roundtable for a lively discussion on Detroit’s bankruptcy issues. Business Executive Denise Ilitch and John Truscott of Truscott/Rossman Public Relations join in the conversation.
Carol Cain talks with Jeanette Abraham, President & CEO of JMA Logistics, and Linda Linda Ware, Supplier Diversity Manager at General Motors, about their efforts to encourage more African Americans to become auto suppliers.
It was reading about a teenage girl in Detroit who feared for her safety on the walk to school that inspired Bill Pulte.
This week on Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain talks to Michigan Treasurer Andy Dillon about Detroit’s fiscal crisis.
With the Motor City’s fiscal crisis hitting the boiling point and all signs pointing to the naming of an Emergency Manager what’s needed is a game changer with skillset similar to Ford Motor Co.’s CEO Alan Mulally.
Bill Pickard, CEO of Bearwood Management (Global Auto Alliance and MGM Grand), joins host Carol Cain to discuss entrepreneurship and African Americans in business.
Texas-born actress Erin Cummings stops by the studio to tell host Carol Cain about her love of Detroit and her charity work for the city.
For Michigan residents, the state of the local economy and the needs of an aging population are cause for concern.
Before the New Year begins, take some time to re-visit the hottest issues to strike Michigan in 2012.