Homeshoring, Reshoring, and Nearshoring Category

African leaders visit Detroit to learn immigrant integration strategies

Earlier this month, Global Detroit was honored to host a group of 25 Fellows from the Young African Leaders Initiative, a national effort to help rising African business and civic leaders connect with American businesses and leaders. We were invited to organize a discussion of the immigrant welcoming [...]

Detroit & Windsor share common goals and challenges

On April 18 representatives from Global Detroit, The Welcome Mat Detroit, and the University of Detroit Mercy Immigration Law Clinic traveled internationally (through the Detroit/Windsor Tunnel!) to meet with representatives of the Windsor-Essex County Local Immigration Partnership (LIP). Common challenges and opportunities on economic, social, [...]

From the Director: April H-1B Visa Rush

By Steve Tobocman In case you didn’t believe that American employers were interested in international talent, perhaps the immigration headline from earlier this month will convince you.  On April 5th, the U.S. immigration service (USCIS) closed the 2014 H-1B application process, a mere four days [...]

Read Global Detroit's 2012 End of the Year Report

Read Global Detroit’s 2012 End of the Year Report to receive a full update on Global Detroit’s work and accomplishments in 2012 and the organization’s next steps moving forward in 2013. The report reviews: – Welcoming Michigan – International Student Retention – Welcome Mat – Neighborhood [...]

Reshoring Summit: Bringing Manufacturing Back to the U.S.

Posted on February 13th, 2013 in Homeshoring, Reshoring, and Nearshoring 

Reshoring Summit: The Only Meeting Bringing Together the Right People With the Right Information So You Can Make the Right Decision March 12-14 Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center, Cleveland, Ohio Register here. Join manufacturers and their suppliers, government agencies, key associations, bottom-line analysts and site selection [...]