Event Notices From April 12

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2012

Dan Gilbert fields a question from the media at the Madison Building.

Detroit to Former Yahoo Employees: Come To Michigan

A group of Detroit businesses is encouraging more than 2,000 recently laid off Yahoo employees to consider bringing their talents to Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2012

Event Notices From March 26

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2012

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Eastwood Calls Criticism Of Chrysler Ad ‘Daydreaming’

Actor/Director Clint Eastwood is firing back at those who criticized his “Halftime in America” Chrysler ad.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2012

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National Survey: Smartphones To Drive Marketing Efforts In 2012

AT&T says smartphone applications and mobile barcodes — those funny-looking, pixilated squares appearing on everything from bus shelters to price tags — will spur innovation and sales in the marketing world in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2011

Client Wins From October 6

Kitchen And Bath Firm Picks Pushtwentytwo: Wittock Kitchen and Bath, a division of Saginaw-based Standard Electric, has selected pushtwentytwo to oversee its comprehensive advertising and marketing needs. Wittock Kitchen and Bath is one of the largest distributors of plumbing, […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2011

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Companies Propose Curbing Junk Food Ads For Kids

The nation’s largest food companies say they will cut back on marketing unhealthier foods to children, proposing their own set of advertising standards after rejecting similar guidelines proposed by the federal government.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2011

A Pure Michigan moment: Camping along Lake Huron at Port Crescent State Park. Pure Michigan photo.

Marketing Michigan: MEDC Seeks Web, Media PR Proposals

The Michigan Strategic Fund and the Michigan Economic Development Corp. have issued a request for proposal for ideas to help the MEDC market the state and build the Pure Michigan brand through Web, media, public relations, promotional and marketing efforts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2011

Don Coleman is seen at left, with a conference attendee Benjamin Edwards. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Interview: Growing Your Small Business

What does it take to grow a small business from start-up to success? WWJ’s Pat Sweeting sat down with Don Coleman of Global Hue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2011


Wolverine Advanced Materials Reorganizes

Wolverine Advanced Materials Thursday announced separation of sales and marketing functions, new leadership in research and development and engineering, and appointment of a chief financial officer.