Senator Sylvia Santana has introduced a bill that aims to add females to the boards of publicly held companies. The bill would require a minimum number of female board members of publicly held corporations, and would apply to both domestic and foreign corporations with principal executive offices in Michigan.
UHY Advisors Michigan, Inc., announced the appointment of four new managing directors: Michelle Felmlee, Brent Jones, Chad Kime and Todd Tigges. A fifth person from Missouri also made managing director, Jill Starrs.
Over the past few years, Detroit has seen a building boom in an effort to rebuild the city to its former glory. In November; Bedrock, Barton Malow Company and Turner Construction hosted the Ready.Set.Build! Construction Career Expo at Detroit’s Cobo Center. Types of trades at the expo included plumbers, pipefitters, electricians, welders, and many more. The Ready. Set. Build! expo gave job seekers hands-on approaches to learning trades with virtual simulators and participation in live demonstrations.
The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) has finally selected Bridging North America (BNA) to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the second Detroit-Windsor Bridge named after Detroit Red Wing Legend, Gordie Howe. The procurement process began in July 2015 and was announced in September 2018. The construction of the bridge has been valued at a fixed-priced contract value of $5.7 billion and will take approximately 74 months to complete, with an anticipated service date at the end of 2024.
2018 continued to generate a robust level of M&A activity in North America and Europe with over 15 thousand transactions completed through September representing over $2.4 trillion of deal value, according to Pitchbook, while valuation multiples rose slightly and remain above 9.0x.
On Thanksgiving morning as many of us prepared turkey and green bean casserole, 11 Distinguished Clowns represented UHY LLP in the 92nd Annual America's Thanksgiving Parade! This was the firm's fifth year sponsoring the Distinguished Clown Corps and participating in one of the most storied and important civic events for the city of Detroit.
Bernard Fay and Tony Frabotta featured on the Paul W Smith Show
Roberto Macho, Steve McCarty and Dennis Petri featured on the Paul W. Smith Show
Tom Callan, Rick David and Rhys Madoc featured on the Paul W. Smith Show
The M&A market is experiencing steady growth in 2018 fueled by availability of capital, US economic conditions, and positive changes in the US tax law. According to Dykema's Mergers and Acquisitions Outlook Survey 2018/2019, 65 percent of respondents expect the M&A market to strengthen over the next twelve months.
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 | 7:30 AM – 9:30 AM EDT | The Hartford Club