Tech Town

Mayor Mike Duggan is joined by community leaders for the announcement of an Innovation District in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas.)

Detroit Announces ‘Innovation District’ For Greater Downtown Area

Mayor Mike Duggan announced Thursday the creation of an Innovation District, which will be a hub for people to live, work and collaborate.

CBS Detroit–06/12/2014

Left to right: Gary Peters; John Dingell; Chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the U.S., Fred Hochberg;  Debbie Stabenow, and Rick Snyder. (credit: WWJ/Ron Dewey)

US Export-Import Bank Opens Detroit Office

The opening of a federal Export-Import finance center will help create jobs in Detroit and in the state, officials say.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2013

Event Notices From January 7

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2013

WSU TechTown

TechTown Sets Startup Soup Business Plan Competition

If you’ve got a brilliant business idea, here’s another competition to enter for cash to help pursue your dream.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2012

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Detroit’s Tech Town Represented At Clinton Global Initiative

A diverse business incubator in the city of Detroit will talk about its rise as an important economic growth engine at today’s meeting of the “Clinton Global Initiative” in Chicago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2012

Peter Weller

Peter Weller, Brand Walley Discuss Merit, Location Of RoboCop Statue In Detroit

Watch video from Fanfare 2011. Peter Weller and Brand Walley discuss the planned Robocop statue. Tech Town is hinted to be the most likely destination for the icon.

CBS 62–09/27/2011

Mitt Romney greets diners outside at a Livonia Coney Island. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Protesters, Entrepreneurs Greet Romney In Livonia

Protesters greeted Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney as he made a stop, Thursday, in Livonia.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2011

WSU TechTown

TechTown’s ‘Shifting Gears’ Helps Launch New Careers

This week, Wayne State University and TechTown will hold it’s annual Shifting Gears program designed to help seasoned professionals find new employment opportunities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2011