John Gallagher and JC Reindl Detroit Free Press Published 6:23 AM EDT May 30, 2019 As Detroit hopes for Dan Gilbert's swift return to health after his stroke on Sunday, the city can take comfort in the strength of the team he built to carry on his work. Jay Farner, CEO of Quicken Loans, the nation's largest mortgage lender that Gilbert founded and built, made that point directly in his statement Monday on Gilbert's recovery: "Thanks to the strong culture and leadership Dan has built and grown, business at the Rock Family of Companies will continue under the normal, everyday direction of their respective CEOs," he said. And Bill Emerson, now CEO of Gilbert's Bedrock real estate arm and former CEO of Quicken Loans, echoed that Wednesday morning during a keynote talk at the Mackinac Policy Conference. "If there’s anybody out there that’s concerned that business isn’t going to happen as usual, they should stop being concerned about that," he said. … [Read more...] about Dan Gilbert’s top aides include many business veterans
Joyce M. Rosenberg, Ap Business Writer Updated 7:33 am PST, Wednesday, November 7, 2018 In this Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, photo Courtney Jackson poses for a photo in her home office in Valrico, Fla. Nearly a year after Jackson launched her clothing business, she took on a partner to help manage the company's growth, but just three months after the partnership began it ended. Under their partnership agreement, drawn up without an attorney, dividing the company’s assets would have weakened it financially. The partners decided to close, and Jackson lost her company. less In this Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, photo Courtney Jackson poses for a photo in her home office in Valrico, Fla. Nearly a year after Jackson launched her clothing business, she took on a partner to help manage the ... more Photo: Chris O'Meara, AP In this Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, photo Courtney Jackson poses for a photo in her home office in Valrico, … [Read more...] about Bound to fail: Poor choices can ruin business partnerships
Joyce M. Rosenberg, Ap Business Writer Updated 12:48 pm PST, Monday, November 5, 2018 FILE- In this Nov. 1, 2018, file photo people pay their respects at a makeshift memorial for the 11 people killed while worshipping on Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Tree of Life synagogue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh. News of another mass shooting, including the recent attack on a synagogue in Pittsburgh, makes many people wonder what they would do if confronted with an active shooter or other assailant. And small business owners may wonder how they can prepare their companies to deal with a possible attack. less FILE- In this Nov. 1, 2018, file photo people pay their respects at a makeshift memorial for the 11 people killed while worshipping on Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Tree of Life synagogue in the Squirrel Hill ... more Photo: Gene J. Puskar, AP … [Read more...] about Q&A: Preparing a small business for a possible attack
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Christopher Muther Globe Staff October 30, 2018 NEW YORK — It was nearly a year ago when the Trump name was unceremoniously removed from the glistening 46-story hotel. Now, the guests have begun to return. The 391-room hotel opened as Trump SoHo in 2008. Late last year the Trump Organization severed its affiliation with the hotel, which is located in the tony and trendy New York neighborhood. It was rechristened the Dominick shortly after. Advertisement “It was a strange couple of years,” said the bellhop who brought my luggage to the room of the luxury hotel. “When you have half the population that doesn’t want to stay with you, it cuts into the business. But it’s been on the upswing over the past few months. We see people coming back who haven’t been here in a while.” Get The Weekender in your inbox: The … [Read more...] about What’s in a name? If it’s Trump, it can be bad for the hotel business.
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page October 15, 2018 Percentage of upper management (VP or higher) that’s female 90-99% 3 businesses ■ PGR Media ■ Nic+Zoe Advertisement ■ The Dimock Center Get Today's Headlines in your inbox: The day's top stories delivered every morning. Thank you for signing up! Sign up for more newsletters here 80-89 % 11 businesses ■ Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly ■ Globalization Partners Advertisement ■ Northeast Arc ■ Northbridge Cos. ■ Stanley Street Treatment And Resources (SSTAR) ■ The Advocator Group ■ NVNA and Hospice Advertisement ■ Simmons College (now Simmons University) ■ The Greater Boston Food Bank ■ Toward Independent Living and … [Read more...] about The Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts by the numbers