Neighborhood Revitalization Category

From the Director: Global Detroit in the News

By Steve Tobocman Certainly we feel honored to be referred to in both the Wall Street Journal and The Atlantic magazine this week as a national leader in looking to capitalize on immigration as an economic revitalization engine. The Journal cited our work with the [...]

From the Director: Canadian Startup Visas boost Toronto Economy

Posted on May 2nd, 2013 in From the Director, Neighborhood Revitalization 

By Steve Tobocman Canada has recently launched a new “start-up” visa to enable immigrant entrepreneurs legal residency in Canada.  A recent article chronicling the program and some successful immigrant entrepreneurs in Toronto was recently published in Model D’s sister publication Yonge Street.  You can check [...]

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 [...]