- Director of Communications
The eDetroiter is the Chamber’s weekly email publication that serves as a digital supplement to the Detroiter magazine, highlighting news coverage and member news.
Candidate Spotlight: State Senator Virgil Smith State Senator Virgil Smith (D-Detroit) has succeeded in moving significant legislation through the state Senate despite serving in the Democratic minority, and is considered one of the most effective bipartisan members of the Legislature. Continue Reading Continue Reading
Candidate Spotlight – Bill Wild for Wayne County Executive The Detroit Regional Chamber’s Political Action Committee (PAC) Board recently endorsed Bill Wild (D-Westland) for Wayne County Executive. Wild’s vision and ability to stimulate change for Wayne County stems from his Continue Reading Continue Reading
Building on its efforts to identify and support pro-economic development candidates from both sides of the aisle, the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Political Action Committee (PAC) Board recently endorsed David Trott (R-Birmingham) for the 11th Congressional District. Trott got a first-hand look at what it means to be a member of Congress when he served on the staff of former Congressman William Broomfield (R-Royal Oak) in the 1980s. Continue Reading
Candidate Spotlight – Rep. Rudy Hobbs for the 14th Congressional District Leadership positions in the Michigan Legislature are hard to win, and are not often given up. But that’s just what former House Minority Floor Leader Rudy Hobbs (D-Southfield) did when he Continue Reading Continue Reading
New Innovation District to Bolster Entrepreneurship Opportunities in Detroit Nancy Schlichting, CEO of Henry Ford Medical System and former chair of the Detroit Regional Chamber Board, has been named by Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan as the chair of a 17-person Continue Reading Continue Reading