Serving the business community for more than 100 years, the Detroit Regional Chamber is one of the oldest, largest and most respected chambers of commerce in the country. As the voice for business in the 11-county Southeast Michigan region, the Chamber’s mission is carried out through creating a business-friendly climate and value for members, leading a robust economic development strategy, and convening Michigan's most influential audience at the nationally unique Mackinac Policy Conference.
Detroiters Think Big: A Small Business Podcast | Tre Hobbs of Neighborhood Essentials
Tre Hobbs of Neighborhood Essentials shares the path that led him to create a cannabis brand with a focus on social equity, and how his company is acting as an incubator for other start-ups in the industry. Listen to the podcast to hear how Hobbs is...
Detroiters Think Big: A Small Business Podcast | Lester Gouvia of Norma G's Detroit
Lester Gouvia, owner of Norma G's Detroit, shares how he transitioned his Caribbean cuisine food truck to a brick-and-mortar location in Detroit's Jefferson-Chalmers neighborhood, and the small business resources he utilized to make his vision a reality.
COVID 19 Town Hall: Vaccine Insight with MSU Leaders President Stanley and Dean Rasch
Dr. Stanley Samuel Jr., president of Michigan State University, and Dr. Randolph Rasch, dean and professor at the university’s College of Nursing, joined Tammy Carnrike, chief operating officer of the Detroit Regional Chamber, to share medical expertise...
Detroiters Think Big: A Small Business Podcast | Quiana "Que" Broden of "Cooking with Que"
Quiana “Que” Broden of Cooking with Que has used a variety of digital platforms to bring healthier options to the table as many continue to work and cook from home. Learn how she has expanded her reach by teaching workshops on social media and started a...
COVID-19 Town Hall with Dr. Joneigh S. Khaldun | Michigan’s Plan To Administer The COVID-19 Vaccine
Dr. Joneigh S. Khaldun, chief medical executive and chief deputy director for health for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services discusses the state’s plan to administer the COVID-19 vaccination and shares insight on the vaccine’s safety...
Celebrating Black Leaders: State of Michigan’s Department of Civil Rights
During this session, Executive Director James White and Equity Officer Alfredo Hernandez discuss what employees should do if they encounter discrimination in the workplace and also how employers can create an inclusive, equitable atmosphere. Michigan’s...