Oakland County

Healthful Eating Drives Entrepreneurs

Eating clean is easy to do in Oakland County. With a wide variety of gourmet markets and seasonal farmers markets, healthy organic ingredients abound. Inn Season Cafe in Royal Oak...

OU’s Summer Carillon Series Underway

Excerpt: Oakland University’s popular summer carillon concert series, which features carillonneurs from around the world, returned on July 5 for six Fridays. The free concerts will take place at 6...

Oakland County: The Incubator

Yerko Supulveda was an aeronautical engineer by day, a bass player by night — and an innovator who is emblematic of the countless entrepreneurs who are growing and being...

Amid Lifeguard Shortage, a Need for Swim Lessons Surfaces

Excerpt: When Oakland County Parks and Recreation Manager of Operations Sue Wells was a teenager, a dark tan and sun-lightened hair were the true indicators of a successful summer...

Upcoming Business Workshops Through Oakland County One Stop Shop

Excerpt: The Oakland County One Stop Business Center is offering the following workshops for business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs. Lean more at www.AdvantageOakland.com/BusinessWorkshops Read more.

Oakland County To Replace Public Safety Communications System

Oakland County is enhancing the safety of residents, guests and businesses by improving the ability of first responders to communicate with each other during emergencies, including seamless interoperability with...

Reality Check: VR Technology Revolutionizing Wide Range of Industries

Bluewater Technologies specializes in “experiential marketing.” That’s a high-tech approach to engaging consumers utilizing a variety of methods including virtual reality (VR) technology. “We’re fluent with capturing and distributing content to...

Regional Detroit Builders Association Hosts Parade of Homes Through June

Excerpt: The Home Builders Association of Southeastern Michigan is hosting its 30th annual Parade of Homes, an exhibition of new model homes across the region, for the entire month of...

Silicon Valley-Born Entrepreneur Commits to Oakland County for Mobility Startups

Excerpt: If there’s one common trait among entrepreneurs, it’s that they never stop pursuing a vision. Don Tinsley, Palo Alto, Calif., native and current Oakland County resident has pursued...
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Andrew Chmielewski

Andrew Chmielewski is the co-founder of Dave's Sweet Tooth, the largest manufacturer of specialty toffee products in Michigan, and Mitten Crate, a monthly subscription-based box delivery of Michigan-made artisan food products and specialty goods....