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Dan Gilbert has released a rendering of a development proposed for the former Hudson's Department Store site on Woodward. (Source: Rock Ventures)

Preliminary Rendering For Hudson’s Site On Woodward Released

Dan Gilbert has released a conceptual rendering of the development for the former Hudson’s site in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–03/05/2015

DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Dan Gilbert’s ‘Rocket Fiber’ Will Bring High-Speed Internet To Downtown Detroit

Rocket Fiber will look to compete with Google Fiber, which is currently in Kansas City, Austin and Provo, with plans to expand to nine more cities, Detroit not being one of them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2015

One Woodward Ave. FILE (credit: Ed Cardenas/WWJ)

Fifth Third To Move From Suburbs To Detroit

Fifth Third announced Tuesday morning that it will be moving its regional headquarters from Southfield to downtown Detroit.

CBS Detroit–10/28/2014

Quicken Loans chairman and founder Dan Gilbert (credit: Quicken Loans)

Dan Gilbert Pitches Detroit At TechCrunch

Dan Gilbert, the CEO of Rock Ventures, traveled to San Francisco to personally pitch opportunities in Detroit to those in Silicon Valley.

CBS Detroit–09/09/2014

A view of the former Hudson store site today. Rock Ventures photo.

Rock Ventures Picks NYC, Detroit Architects To Begin Designs For Hudson’s Site

One of Detroit’s most iconic blocks — and a very visible symbol of its recent problems — is about to get a redevelopment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2013

1265 Griswold. (credit: Bedrock Real Estate Services)

Gilbert’s Rock Ventures Buys Two More Buildings Downtown

It looks like downtown Detroit’s skyscrapers are still on sale.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2013

(credit: Rock Ventures/Bedrock Real Estate Services)

Businesses Urged To ‘Light Up Detroit’ For ALCS

Downtown Detroit businesses are being asked to turn on their lights for the Tigers game Tuesday night, in an effort to cast a positive glow on the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2013

The fifth floor meeting area of downtown Detroit's Madison Building (PR photo)

Grand Circus Joins Google Tech Hub Network

Grand Circus, the new technology training network, has been added to the new Google for Entrepreneurs Tech Hub Network.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2013

zagster

Rock Ventures, Zagster Bring Bike Sharing To Downtown Detroit

Rock Ventures and Quicken Loans, major downtown Detroit employers, Wednesday announced a new partnership with the bike sharing provider Zagster.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

The winning design as chosen by a panel of architects

Architects, Public Pick Wildly Differing Winners In Hudson’s Site Design Contest

Rock Ventures LLC and Bedrock Real Estate Services Wednesday announced the winners of Opportunity Detroit’s international design competition which solicited ideas for a potential signature project on the former Hudson’s Department Store site in downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2013

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