In 2016, after stints in Chicago and NYC, Andrew Landau returned to Detroit to launch Jewel, a luxury e-commerce loyalty site based out of Grand Circus in Detroit.
Harnessing the power of moving water is one of civilization’s oldest forms of energy production, but only in the last 140 years has society been able to use that power to generate electricity.
Some of the research emerging from URC universities can seem like science fiction, but it has practical, real-world applications to improve the health and quality of life of people around the world.
U-M alum Dug Song and Jon Oberheide founded the security firm Duo Security in 2009.
While working on her doctoral degree in biopsychology at Wayne State University, Rosemarie Torrento’s marriage unraveled, forcing her to look for a way to support herself and her daughter, then in high school.
Darys Estrella has thrived as a financial leader on a global stage, recognized for her leadership, achievements, and civic contributions. Currently she is the Vice President of Corporate Sustainability for VICINI, an…
The youngest boy in a family of five children from the east side of Detroit, Nzimiro Oputa saw his share of hand-me-down clothes.
A noted startup accelerator has set up shop in the Motor City to help establish the next generation of mobility and transportation companies.
Nothing about Jim Fleming’s entrepreneurial path was predictable, and only in retrospect seems to have had a linear path.
Antonio Lück had completed degrees in civil engineering and law and was serving as an advisor to the president of Tuiuti University of Paraná in Brazil when he met Irvin D. Reid, then president of Wayne State University.…