BIZ Ambassador Highlights

I just kept praying and didn’t stop. – Calvin Hasberry

July 22, 2021

By Anjana Schroeder, Senior Manager, Marketing Communications Why did you become an Ambassador? I became an Ambassador two years ago because I like serving people. I like doing things for people. I like improving things for people learning new things and helping others with the things that I have learned. On my journey since becoming an Ambassador, I’ve met some wonderful people. I started on the afternoon shift at Cullen Park, and…

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It’s Rooted In Me To Be Kind And Helpful – Richard Miller

April 23, 2021

I grew up in an environment with a lot of good hostesses and a lot of important people came over to our house. I was taught to cater to people, to be pleasant, and treat people with the utmost of hospitality. So, it’s rooted in me to be kind and helpful.

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They Call Me The General: Jimmie Howard

February 22, 2021

This is the perfect job for me. My picture is on the van. I feel like I have a duty. I used to keep to myself. I didn’t speak a lot. Now I’m a chatterbox. Now I engage and I see the same in other Ambassadors. We are Downtown’s troubleshooters. My actions represent me as an Ambassador. They call me “the General.”

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Featured Ambassador: Dominique Williams

November 27, 2020

“Dominique cares about the people in Downtown above and beyond his prescribed duties. He makes it his mission to know everyone who is a part of Downtown Detroit and that they know they are a part of a community that cares about them.

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