The Michigan Venture Capital Association recently released their 2013 research report showing an in-depth analysis of venture capital activity in the state. The numbers show significant growth with capital under management, total number of VC firms in Michigan, and number of investment deals in the past five years. Read the full article in Michipreneur.
In Hot Downtown Detroit, Ad Agency Leads Revitalization. When Ford Field opened in downtown Detroit 12 years ago to house the Detroit Lions, there were bigger plans to envision the site as a one-stop entertainment destination, with an on-site hotel and other attractions adjacent to the football field. Read the full story at Forbes.com.