1. Oakland University conference will examine how autism and the law intersect

    Oakland University’s Department of Human Development and Child Studies, in collaboration with the Oakland University Center for Autism*, will present “Guilt by Innocence: Understanding Autism in the World of the Criminal Justice System” from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 3 in the Golf and Learning Center Building at 464 Golf View Lane in Rochester. Read the rest of this entry »

  2. Bianchi Public Relations Ranked Among O’Dwyer’s Top PR Firms in Midwest and Technology & Industrial Sectors for 2019

    TROY, Mich., April 4, 2019 Bianchi Public Relations, Inc. – a metro Detroit-based public relations (PR) agency with deep automotive and mobility media relations and communications experience – has been ranked among the Top PR Firms in the U.S., Midwest and Technology Sector by O’Dwyer’s, a leading public relations industry publication. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Earn $$ with PowerHome Solar’s Referral Program

    Our Commercial & Industrial Division offers a great Referral Program where you could earn passive income by referring business’s to us who we can help. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Rehmann to host Cyber Security Threats & Best Practices Forum

    TROY, Mich., April 4, 2019 – Rehmann announced today that they will host a Cyber Security Threats & Best Practices Forum at the Detroit Marriott Troy Hotel in Troy on May 9, 2019.

    The forum is presented in partnership with The Michigan Chamber of Commerce and WatchGuard Technologies. The forum will feature a live hacking demo and keynote presentation by Corey Nachreiner, chief technology officer of WatchGuard Technologies, along with a panel discussion focused around detection and response and how to mitigate your risks. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. Secrest Wardle Attorney Appears on A.M. Best Podcast, “Water Claims Could Become the New Arson”

    Secrest Wardle Executive Partner, Shelly Lee Griffin, of the Firm’s Troy location, appears as the featured panelist on A.M. Best Company’s latest podcast, discussing “Water Claims Could Become the New Arson” with John Czuba, managing editor of Best’s Recommended Insurance Attorneys. The podcast addresses fraudulent water claims, how they are being committed, and what adjusters and special investigators should look for when investigating claims. Read the rest of this entry »

  6. National Book Award winner, finalist to speak at OU

    Literature buffs, take note. On Tuesday, April 9, Oakland University’s Department of English will host a reading and discussion in collaboration with the National Book Foundation.

    Poet Justin Phillip Reed and novelist Angela Flournoy will give readings from their work at 5 p.m. in Banquet Room B of the Oakland Center. A question-and-answer session and book signing will follow. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided. Read the rest of this entry »

  7. Troy Schools Get Ready for “Step Up to the Plate” Promotion & Chance to Win $1,000 Cash Prize

    April 1, 2019—Troy, MI —  A partnership between Troy Chamber member restaurants and Troy School District (TSD), “Step Up to the Plate,” is slated for Monday, April 29 – Friday, May 3. Read the rest of this entry »

  8. Business professionals needed for A.P.T. to Succeed!

    Business professionals needed for A.P.T. to Succeed!

    Volunteers are needed to conduct interviews and view portfolios as part of the Troy School District’s “A.P.T to Succeed” program. A.P.T. to Succeed is a project in which all 8th grade students go through a professional interview by members of the Troy community. Students present portfolios of their accomplishments in middle school and are prepared to answer questions about their future plans, both academically and career-wise. This program depends on volunteer interviewers and we are SO grateful from the support we receive from members of the Troy Chamber of Commerce! Read the rest of this entry »

  9. Dickinson Wright Earns 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 17th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality

    DETROIT, Mich., – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that it received a perfect score of 100 on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. Dickinson Wright joins the ranks of over 560 major U.S. businesses that also earned top marks this year. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. Rehmann Named One of Accounting Today’s Fastest-Growing Firms

    TROY, Mich., March, 2019 – Rehmann was named one of Accounting Today’s Fastest-Growing Firms in the United States, ranking among the country’s Top 100 Firms and Regional Leaders.

    Accounting Today releases an annual ranking of the largest practices in tax and accounting. The list includes the top firms’ growth strategies, service areas and client niches as well as a host of benchmarking data. The publication also recognizes a list of Fastest-Growing Firms, which is comprised of accounting practices with the highest 2018 revenue growth in percentage terms. Read the rest of this entry »