GM Announces $783.5 Million In Improvements At 3 Michigan PlantsGeneral Motors is about to make a huge investment improving its auto plants in Michigan and beyond.
Automation Alley Invests Another $75k In Madison Heights Web DeveloperAutomation Alley, Michigan’s largest technology business association, has made an additional investment of $75,000 in Madison Heights-based TerraYebo Inc. to support the socially conscious Web developer’s involvement in the Game On Cancer campaign in collaboration with Henry Ford Health System’s Josephine Ford Cancer Institute and the Detroit Lions.
Chicago Transplant BoostUp Joins Detroit's M@dison Block, Gets $1M InvestmentSaving money toward your goals just became a whole lot easier thanks to a new tech start-up based in downtown Detroit's M@dison Block tech hub. BoostUp helps people save for life's big purchases such as a car, home, wedding or trip.
Flat Rock Plant Starts Pumping Out American Made Ford FusionsFord invests $555 million in the plant, adds second shift, 1400 new jobs. Flat Rock now builds Fusions and Mustang.
Huron Capital Closes First Deal In Fund IV With Fla. Dental FirmDetroit-based Huron Capital Partners Monday announced the first in a series of planned investments in the dental services industry with an investment in Dynamic Dental Partners.
Beringea Invests In Southwest Michigan Wood ProcessorThe private equity firm Beringea LLC said it has led a recapitalization of White Pigeon-based Fiber By-Products Corp., a processor, recycler and manufacturer of wood products.
Renaissance VC Fund Invests, Michigan Businesses GrowThe Renaissance Venture Capital Fund, Michigan’s venture capital fund-of-funds, announced that its initial investment of $16.7 million has led to a total venture capital investment of nearly $300 million in 20 new Michigan companies and the creation of hundreds of high-wage jobs.
Plymouth Venture Partners Fund Invests In 365 Retail MarketsPlymouth Management Co. Monday announced its ninth investment from Plymouth Venture Partners Fund II, leading a financing round in 365 Retail Markets of Troy.
Start Garden project invests $2.3M in 1st yearWest Michigan entrepreneur Rick DeVos' Start Garden venture capital effort has invested more than $2.3 million in over 100 projects during its first year.
Superior Capital, Plymouth Venture Partners Fund Higher Ed PublisherSuperior Capital Partners LLC, a Detroit-based private equity firm, and Plymouth Venture Partners, an Ann Arbor-based venture capital firm, announced a joint investment in XanEdu Holdings LLC.
Detroit Venture Partners Invests In 15th Detroit-based Digital Company, iRuleDetroit-based Detroit Venture Partners announced a second round of funding for iRule, a platform for home entertainment automation that makes it easier for consumers to control their home theater system with a universal remote control anytime from anywhere from a mobile device.
Stik.com Raises $2.3 Million Series A to Bring Trust to Local Service ReviewsStik, a reviews Web site driving local referrals for professional services, announced Monday that it has closed a $2.3 million Series A financing.