Rock Ventures Tuesday grew its real estate footprint in the heart of Detroit’s emerging technology district with the acquisition of the 1001 Woodward office tower.
New York City’s Roasting Plant, a coffeehouse known for its innovative in-store roasting technology and wide selection of coffees brewed by the cup, announced it will open the doors of its first downtown Detroit store on Thursday, Jan. 31.
A company connected to the business empire of Quicken Loans Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert has an agreement to buy a majority stake in Detroit’s Greektown Casino and Hotel.
Metro-West Appraisal, the nation’s largest independent residential real estate appraisal company, Tuesday announced it is moving its national headquarters into downtown Detroit’s growing Central Business District.
Rock Ventures Monday added another 333,000 square feet of class-A downtown Detroit office space to its growing real estate portfolio. The company completed the purchase of the 26-story One Woodward building, located on the corner of Jefferson and Woodward avenues.
Stik.com, a Web site that uses Facebook to bring the business referral process online, announced it is moving from San Francisco to downtown Detroit’s growing technology district to grow its business.
Sachse Construction is following its customer Rock Ventures to downtown Detroit. The company will move its headquarters from Birmingham into the Rock Ventures-owned Arts League Building at 1528 Woodward in Detroit.
Downtown Detroit’s First National Building became home to another 500 professionals this week as Title Source began moving its 1,500 Michigan-based employees into the building.
Rock Ventures, the umbrella entity formed to provide operational coordination, guidance, and integration of Dan Gilbert’s portfolio of companies, investments and real estate, announced that two more companies will open an office this month in the Rock Ventures-owned Chrysler House.
From its “Awesomeness of the Day” feature to the collection and curation of some of the Web’s funniest and most startling content, Cup of Zup LLC, a uniquely amusing pop-culture enewsletter and Web site, is the latest start-up to join the fast-growing corridor of companies located in downtown Detroit’s entrepreneurial tech hub.