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Supply Chain Cybersecurity: Experts on How to Mitigate Third Party Risk

Supply Chain Cybersecurity: Experts on How to Mitigate Third Party Risk

November 1, 2016

As published by Nate Lord, Digital Guardian 23 information security experts provide tips for securing data across business partners, suppliers, and other third parties. When companies think about security, they most often think of securing their networks, software, and digital… Continue Reading  

Thanksgiving Day store closings aren’t really about you

Thanksgiving Day store closings aren’t really about you

October 21, 2016

As published by George Jones, Fox Carolina A growing list of retail chains has promised to “just say no” to opening on Thanksgiving, but allowing their employers and customers to enjoy family time may not be the biggest reason. Retail experts say… Continue Reading  

Down but not out of options: How to keep IT security together in a company that’s gone bankrupt

Down but not out of options: How to keep IT security together in a company that’s gone bankrupt

October 12, 2016

As published by Josh Fruhlinger, CSO Online Corporate chaos The supply chain upon which modern multinational commerce depends was thrown into chaos earlier this year when South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping filed for bankruptcy. Dozens of container ships with hundreds of… Continue Reading  

The Cyber-Suite

The Cyber-Suite

October 6, 2016

As published by Audrey LaForest, Detroit Regional Chamber Company executives play key role in managing cyber risks In today’s digital age, technology creates endless opportunities for businesses and customers, but it also presents a number of challenges that leadership must address…. Continue Reading  

Shareholder Fights Icahn’s Latest Merger

Shareholder Fights Icahn’s Latest Merger

October 5, 2016

As published by Sean Kelly, Courthouse News WILMINGTON, Del. (CN) — A shareholder claims in a class action that Carl Icahn is taking advantage of his control of transportation parts and services company Federal-Mogul and its depressed share price to… Continue Reading  

Icahn’s Federal-Mogul bid likely part of profit plan

Icahn’s Federal-Mogul bid likely part of profit plan

September 11, 2016

As published by Dustin Walsh, Crain’s Detroit Business Experts say $281 million offer an exit play Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is taking Southfield-based auto supplier Federal-Mogul Holdings Corp. private after months of raising his offer price to the company’s other shareholders…. Continue Reading  

Still In The Red: One Year After JPM Closure, JCC’s Finances Remain Precarious

Still In The Red: One Year After JPM Closure, JCC’s Finances Remain Precarious

September 1, 2016

As published by Jackie Headapohl, Managing Editor, Detroit Jewish News One year after the Oak Park branch of the Jewish Community Center was shuttered to save money, the JCC is still operating at a loss and its balance sheet is still… Continue Reading  

The Case for the American Mall – Malls aren’t dying. They’re changing.

The Case for the American Mall – Malls aren’t dying. They’re changing.

August 2, 2016

As published by Stephie Grob Plant, racked.com The customer isn’t always right. For example, the management at South Coast Plaza would prefer that you, or I, or any visitor for that matter, not refer to the mammoth complex as “a… Continue Reading  

Detroit’s USD 615m bond deal helped by market, held back by Michigan

Detroit’s USD 615m bond deal helped by market, held back by Michigan

August 2, 2016

As published by Gunjan Banerji, debtwire.com A beefed-up bond security structure laid out in offering documents, alongside high demand for municipals, has allowed Detroit to bring a USD 615m bond deal, said market participants. However, a complex financial relationship with Michigan could hurt… Continue Reading  

5Qs: Patrick O’Keefe on Michigan Municipalities and Education Reform

5Qs: Patrick O’Keefe on Michigan Municipalities and Education Reform

July 18, 2016

As published by DBusiness Daily News Patrick O’Keefe, founder and CEO of O’Keefe LLC, a Bloomfield Hills-based consulting firm, was selected to provide financial reform consulting to Michigan municipalities three years ago. In turn, he has examined public education to… Continue Reading