GIL-SCOTT HERON, WE ALMOST LOST DETROIT

The Enrico Fermi Nuclear Generating Station is a nuclear power plant on the shore of Lake Erie near Monroe, in Frenchtown Charter Township, Monroe County, Michigan, USA, approximately halfway between Detroit,... Read More

GARDENS

Detroit has been a powerful driving force behind garage rock since the genre's inception in the mid 20th century. With the city producing successful bands like the MC5, The Stooges, Death, The Von Bondies a... Read More

YOU CAN’T PUT JACX IN A BOX

National Public Radio and numerous Detroit-based publications agree with PLAYGROUND DETROIT that Jaclyn Schanes is a rising star. "When strangers see me walking down the street in a sparkly cape they imm... Read More

ERIC BERNSTEIN

Advisor: Eric Bernstein is the founder and CEO of Werkly.com, which provides on-demand labor at an affordable rate. As a New York native, Eric was educated in Electrical Engineering at the University of Michiga... Read More

PHILLIP COOLEY

Advisor: Phillip Cooley graduated from Columbia College in Chicago with a Bachelor of Arts. After modeling for two years primarily in Europe, he moved back to Detroit to pursue more entrepreneurial and philanth... Read More