Oakland County

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...

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....

Oakland County Business Calendar June 17-July 17

Excerpt: Techstars Annual Startup Week Detroit is Monday-Friday, June 17-21, downtown Detroit. Free week-long event sponsored by Quicken Loans, featuring keynotes, panel discussions and bootcamps from entrepreneurs, TED-Style talks, panels,...

Oakland County Fair Returns to Springfield Oaks County Park July 5-14

Make plans for one of the highlights of the summer — the Oakland County Fair, coming to Springfield Oaks County Park in Davisburg July 5-14.This year, the fair will...

Here’s Where to See Free Music in Metro Detroit This Summer

Excerpt: Sure, there are big names and big shows on tap this summer at Little Caesars Arena, DTE Energy Music Theatre, the Fillmore Detroit and elsewhere, but metro Detroit...

DTE Energy Music Theatre Changes Address to 33 Bob Seger Drive

Excerpt: DTE Energy Music Theatre hasn't gone anywhere. But it has a new address. Concertgoers, deliveries and mail will now be heading to 33 Bob Seger Drive, the new street...

2019 Oakland County Manufacturing Day is Oct. 4: Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Oakland County Michigan Works! in partnership with Oakland Schools, the Oakland County Department of Economic Development and Community Affairs, Oakland Community College and local manufacturing companies, will host more...

Manufacturing Day Wins ‘Best in Category’: Oakland County Takes 8 Awards From the National Association of Counties

Oakland County Manufacturing Day, which showcases modern manufacturing careers to high school students across the region, won “Best in Category” Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo).The...

$14M Awarded to Michigan Schools, Organizations to Address Talent Gap

Excerpt: The Michigan Talent and Economic Development Department and Department of Education announced the latest Marshall Plan for Talent Innovation Grant awardees, giving nearly $14 million to 13 talent...