The Detroit Demolition Department Awarding Contracts To Detroit-Based Black Owned BusinessesThe Detroit Demolition Department, which runs the city's blight removal program, has awarded more than half of the first $70M in Proposal N funding to Black-owned, Detroit-based businesses.
Hamtramck Labor Day Fest Canoe Race Supports Local BusinessesThe annual Hamtramck Yacht Club boat race during the cities Labor Day Fest, supports local bars and businesses. Bar’s race homemade design and built canoes to bring attention to small businesses and have great fun.
The Good Day Selfie Museum Opens In Downtown Ferndale, Offers 20+ Photo ExhibitsOpening Friday,The Good Day Selfie Museum is an immersive self-serve photography studio located in downtown Ferndale. No matter how individuals feel walking in, the studio’s 20+ unique selfie opportunities include a special 360° photo booth, with a camera that rotates around guests, creating show-stopping dramatic effects and delivering an unforgettable experience that will leave everyone walking out with a smile on their face.
Teen Opens 'L Liana' Beauty Bar In Detroit After COVID Deferred College AttendanceAfter COVID deferred her College attendance, 18-year-old Oakland County native Love Hairston opened a Beauty Bar on Detroit's west side.
Michigan Matters: Inspiring Entrepreneurs & Business OwnersAs we celebrate Small Business Month, two leaders – Brian Calley, President/CEO of the Small Business Association of Michigan, and Josh Linkner, tech entrepreneur and best selling author, appear on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters” to talk about inspiring and assisting businesses during this historic time.
Businesses Struggle To Keep EmployeesSmall business owners are thinking of creative ways to recruit employees in a time when jobs have not been so easy to fill.
Vintage Shop Owner In SW Detroit Looking For Driver Who Crashed Into Storefront And Kept DrivingA driver crashes into storefront of Flamingo Vintage in SW Detroit and keeps going causing extensive damage. Owner is hoping the driver comes forward and helps with cost.
DTE Energy Launches Program Allowing Residential, Small Business Gas Customers To Reduce Their Carbon FootprintDTE Energy announced that it will offer customers a new way to reduce their carbon footprint.
Up To $20K Available For Michigan Small Businesses Hit By PandemicSmall business owners having a hard time balancing books can breathe a sigh of relief.
Former Nurse Starts Business To Encourage Other NursesFormer nurse starts business to inspire and encourage other nurses.
Michigan Matters: Small Businesses Riding Out The PandemicPashon Murray, Detroit Dirt; Andrew Blake, Blake’s Family of Companies; Vera Ambrose, Ambrosia Gourmet Catering; and Jeff Simek, RCO Engineering, took time out from hectic schedules to talk with Carol Cain, Senior Producer/Host of CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters,” about their companies.
Small Business Grants: Macomb County To Distribute $20M To 4,000 BusinessesMacomb County plans to distribute $20 million to small businesses.
Drifter Coffee - Eye On DetroitI’ve always wanted to open a coffee shop…but I wasn’t sure where I wanted to be. The thing about coffee is that it’s one of the most important parts of a lot of people’s day.
Michigan Matters: Small Business is Big in the Motor City!Small Business is becoming big business across Metro Detroit with more start-ups than ever before.Why is that? Donna Hover-Ojeda, of SCORE Detroit, Charlie Beckham, of the National Business League, and Constance Logan, of SBA Michigan appear with MICHIGAN MATTERS Senior Producer/ Host Carol Cain for a conversation about that question.
Detroit Among Top Cities for Business StartupsDetroit and Grand Rapids were both stand-outs in a new analysis for the economic benefits they offer small business owners.