Narrow Way Cafe & Shop Opens on Avenue of Fashion

Narrow Way Cafe & Shop Opens on Avenue of Fashion

FROM: Michael Rafferty, Vice President, Small Business Services The Avenue of Fashion welcomed its newest business last week when Narrow Way Café & Shop, recipient of a Motor City Match grant, celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting by Mayor Mike Duggan...
Supporting Small Business in Detroit

Supporting Small Business in Detroit

FROM: Glen W. Long, Jr., Chief Financial Officer, Interim President & CEO DEGC’s marquee programs for Detroit small businesses — Motor City Match and Motor City Re-Store — are grabbing some great headlines, but they are just part of the array of resources DEGC can...
Business Development Hosts Site Selectors Forum

Business Development Hosts Site Selectors Forum

FROM: Peter Chapman, Executive Vice President, Business Development One of the strategies we use to help achieve our goal of attracting jobs and capital investment to Detroit is to engage with site selectors, the consultants who advise corporations where to locate or...
DEGC Talks With Brookings Institution China Council About Detroit

DEGC Talks With Brookings Institution China Council About Detroit

FROM: Peter Chapman, Executive Vice President, Business Development Detroit’s international vision and investment opportunities were the topic of conversation when members of the DEGC Business Development team met with the Brookings China Council during their visit to...
New Motor City Re-Store to Boost Established Businesses

New Motor City Re-Store to Boost Established Businesses

FROM: Glen W. Long, Jr., Chief Financial Officer, Interim President & CEO I was so excited last week to see the Motor City Re-Store program announced in the neighborhood I grew up in, Old Redford. Re-Store is the newest element in the strong network of support...