Economy Up

Steady, Moderate Growth Ahead, Economist Tells Automation Alley Crowd

Expect steady, if unspectacular, growth in the American economy through 2018, according to a J.P. Morgan Chase economist at an Automation Alley event Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2014


Greenlancer’s 2013: Sales, Revenue and Product Gains, Investor Support, and Big Awards

2013 was a very good year for, the Detroit-based solar energy engineering company. It grew from three to nine full-time employees and moved out of its loft-style office on Grand Boulevard to the 27th floor of the David Stott building downtown.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2013

Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy

Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Makes Inc.’s Fast Growth List For 5th Straight Year

Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy has made the list of Inc. Magazine’s fastest growing privately held companies for the fifth consecutive year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2013


New HQ, Hiring For Troy’s iDashboards

Software from iDashboards turns reams and reams of raw data into useful information that can be analyzed in an instant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2013


Online Tech’s Rapid Growth Continues, HQ Expands On Strong Recruitment

Online Tech, already the largest secure and compliant data center operator in Michigan, is continuing its recent trend of aggressive growth and has renovated 5,000 square feet of Ann Arbor office space to expand its company headquarters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2013


Hennessey Capital Sees More Manufacturers Seeking Working Capital

Hennessey Capital announced Wednesday that it continues to witness growth in the manufacturing sector. Of the new clients Hennessey Capital has secured in the past 60 days, 66 percent are manufacturers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2013

two men and a truck

Two Men And A Truck Posts 43rd Straight Month Of Growth, Adding Automation

The Two Men And A Truck franchised moving service Wednesday reported strong gorwth in the first six months of the year, with revenue of $144 million, up 19 percent from a year earlier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2013

Gibbs Quadski

Gibbs Plans Further Expansion After Successful Quadski Launch

Michigan-based Gibbs Sports Amphibians plans to add dealers, hire additional employees and introduce several new products following the successful launch of the Gibbs Quadski – the world’s first personal sports amphibian — earlier this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2013

Clarity Quest

Clarity Quest Upgrades to Larger Office Location in Ann Arbor

“We wanted to maintain our presence in Ann Arbor, we just needed a larger space,” said Christine Slocumb, president of Clarity Quest Marketing. “Ann Arbor is a vibrant city with a growing economy and a great entrepreneurial spirit — the perfect place for a marketing agency serving technology and healthcare companies.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2013

Marvel Technologies

Marvel Technologies Posts Sharp Revenue Increase

Marvel Technologies Inc., a provider of IT products and services, announced its mid-year financial results for the period ending June 30.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2013