Event Notices From Sept. 12

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2013

Ex-Stockbroker Gets 9 Years For Ponzi Scheme

A former Grand Rapids stockbroker has been sentenced to nine years in federal prison for his role in a $6 million Ponzi scheme.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2012

Mich. Man Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud In Massive Ponzi Scheme

The United States Attorney said a Michigan man pleaded guilty to running a Ponzi scheme that swindled nearly $50 million from more than 3,000 investors worldwide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2012

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Mayor Bing Takes Aim At Blighted Detroit Property

A big crackdown is coming on landowners with blighted property in the city. It’s all a part of Mayor Dave Bings plan to reshape Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2011

Twelve Questions Every Investor Should Ask In 2012

If the stock market is making your knees weak, or if news about the European Union is making you lose sleep, knowledge and professional guidance could be the key to maintaining your peace of mind and your wealth in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2011

Ford's Stock Strong and Getting Stronger

While GM has captured many of the headlines for it’s IPO, there’s also big news from Ford Motor Company. Ford’s stock is strong, and getting stronger.


Consumer Confidence Up In August

A surprise jump in consumer confidence Tuesday gave stocks a modest lift, but the gains were kept in check as investors remain cautious about the economy.


Ecology Coatings Receives Term Sheets for $2.4 Million in Funding

The Warren-based advanced, earth-friendly coatings manufacturer Ecology Coatings Inc. (OTC: ECOC) said Monday that it has received conditional term sheets from a number of individual investors for an investment totaling $2.4 million.


Stocks Slide As Investors Continue Sell-Off

Stocks are falling as investors continue a sell-off that began a day earlier over worries about the pace of the recovery.


Stocks Close Modestly Higher On Retail Reports

Stocks have ended a seesaw day with a modest advance after investors found some pluses in the day’s retail earnings reports.