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Brugola: Brugola USA President Jody Brugola and Comerica Bank’s Aurora Battaglia discuss Brugola’s recent expansion in the Detroit region.
Shiloh: Brad Tolley from Shiloh Industries and Valerie Christofferson from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation discuss Shiloh’s recent move into the Detroit region.

Carla Bailo January Detroiter“This is the ideal place to assemble a workforce of skilled, experienced engineers and to recruit new engineers from some of the country’s best engineering colleges and universities. Michigan is also the home to many of the industry’s top suppliers, helping to establish strong relationships and collaborations. Finally, being headquartered in Michigan gives us access to many of the nation’s top laboratories and research partners to strengthen our efforts to develop cuttingedge future vehicle technologies.”

Carla Bailo,  former Senior Vice President of Research and Development, Nissan North America, Inc.


Tim Bryan Portrait“Our region’s world-class community colleges, universities and workforce development agencies provide a tremendous foundation for the cultivation of a dynamic next-generation workforce. As GalaxE. continues to fill hundreds of job openings here, we are working with educators to develop curriculum designed to train and retrain individuals for positions that create custom, health care focused software solutions. As we build an IT hub in Detroit, employment opportunities coupled with burgeoning downtown lifestyle amenities are, in turn, retaining and attracting young talent to our city.”

Tim Bryan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, GalaxE.Solutions


Andy_Ridgway_sm“Michigan is an iconic automotive hub – from a strong technical workforce to innovative companies to effective OEM and supplier relationships – it truly is the best place for industry growth. That’s why at IAV, we’re proud to have an expanding presence in Michigan. This includes bringing our highly automated driving expertise here, to the Great Lakes State, to assist in building a robust, intelligent mobility infrastructure.

Leveraging the extensive automotive resources and talent pool in the region will further illustrate the state’s key leadership position in developing state-of-the-art driving systems and its role in advancing the industry as it pursues intelligent mobility success.”

Andy Ridgway, President of IAV Automotive Engineering, Inc.

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