According to Shanghai-Ranking, an organization uncovering the best academic universities around the globe, MSU’s communication program is second best in the world. Areas of communication such as video game creation, graphic arts, advertising and public relations are helping to bolster this worldly ranking.
Indian auto supplier Sakthi Automotive broke ground in southwest Detroit on what is planned as a $7-million expansion that will add 200 jobs. The company is building a 60,000-square-foot facility to be completed in the middle of next year.
SAHI Cosmetics LLC is the winner of the Rise of the Rest Road Tour pitch competition and received a check from AOL co-Founder Steve Case. Sahi Cosmetics provides custom makeup for women of ethnic skin tones, specifically medium skin tones.
The Randolph Career Technical Education Center is undergoing renovations to serve Detroiters interested in skilled trades careers. The $10-million investment is going toward classroom renovations to prepare students for jobs in fields like carpentry, masonry, plumbing and pipefitting, entrepreneurship
The largest kayak manufacturer in the world is moving its headquarters downtown Muskegon with the promise of $9.2 million in investment and 153 new jobs. KL Outdoor/GSC is the manufacturer of Sun Dolphin and Future Beach kayaks and other recreational products.