How Detroit inspires a major corporation’s innovation

Every day at Franco we’re working in this city and finding more stories of innovation, creativity and determination that inspire us. “Detroit Inspires Me” is our way to share what makes us proud to be Detroiters. We recently had the pleasure to talk with Matt Simoncini, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lear Corporation and[…]

Re: View Detroit – Midtown

Those who visit Detroit will often tag Midtown as the home of art and education. Playing home base for mainstays like Wayne State University, Detroit Institute of Arts and Detroit Historical Museum puts this neighborhood on the map, but there’s more to it than that.  Here are some other hot spots to check out as[…]

Re: View Detroit – Franco tours downtown one bite at a time

Motown, Hockeytown, the D, Motor City – we all know I’m talking about Detroit and I don’t know about you, but I’m awfully tired of our city being the poster-child for post-industrial demise. Instead, (as usual) I choose the “glass half-full” outlook; I look at this city through rose-colored glasses, seeing every misfortune as an[…]