When Detroit Public Schools officials made the decision to close over 80 schools in the district, decisions about what to do with the vacant buildings were a mere afterthought as the closures became a necessary evil to make ends meet. Here is an article illustrating the district’s plans for the vacant properties.
People show thanks in different ways. Some people write cards. Others send flowers. I usually just give a solid high five. Some decide to remix funk songs from the 70s and record themselves singing it in appreciation for a stellar job fair.
Most top tier athletes relish the opportunity to compete in front of a national audience and represent their sport in an all-star event. Yet, when you pair those competitive spirits with the $1 million in prize money up for grabs in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, the competition level is raised exponentially.
J.D. Power and Associates has created this nifty microsite for Quicken Loans and we wanted to share with our readers here. Toot our own horn, you know? Why not? I mean, we are “Highest in Customer Satisfaction for Mortgage Origination in the U.S.” two years in a row, according to J.D. Power and Associates.
Kid Rock and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra are teaming up to raise money for the DSO. In addition, mlive.com reports that the event organizers are giving local combat veterans and their families VIP tickets, red carpet treatment and a night they are certain they’ll never forget.
Quicken Loans today announced its plans to hire 100 new team members in the area of mortgage banking in its downtown Cleveland Web Center. These new team members will join the current team of more than 300 working in the M.K. Ferguson Building downtown. The Cleveland Web Center specializes in government-backed VA loans, designed to make home financing easier for active and retired military.
One of the things I’m sure that will surprise you is just how dedicated Quicken Loans VA loan bankers are to veterans and veteran causes. Just recently, a large group of bankers from the VA team – including the Regional Vice President for Veteran Business as well as several directors on the Veteran team – got together and competed in the Tough Mudder event in Cleveland to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.
It was a very exciting Monday morning in downtown Detroit, as Chrysler and Rock Ventures held a press conference to announce the move of Chrysler to the Chrysler House, formerly known as the Dime Building in downtown Detroit.
On Monday, April 30, Rock Ventures and Chrysler will be holding a press conference in the Dime Building to make a very special announcement about expanding their commitment to the City of Detroit!
This is it folks. The You’re the Boss sweepstakes is winding down. Just four more days. It all ends April 30th. After that, you won’t have a chance to win 10 grand and you won’t have a chance to be Ryan Newman’s boss and live the life of a race car owner.