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The Downtown Detroit Partnership strives to create partnerships and connections with key influencers in the City of Detroit. Read the latest articles, trends, and highlights from Downtown Detroit in the News & Insights section.

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CEO Blog

Connecting Beyond the Office

We all know the pandemic has dramatically changed downtowns. Many of you may not know that Downtown Detroit was, quite fortunately, a bit ahead of the game with what we . . .

Downtown Detroit Hotspots

Downtown Hotspots – Jeanette Pierce

Jeanette Pierce — founder and CEO of City Institute I’ve lived downtown for 20 years now and have been giving tours for 18 years and one question that has been . . .

Downtown Detroit Stories

Downtown Stories — Motor City Kwanzaa Celebration and Kinara Lighting

The Downtown Detroit Partnership partnered with the City of Detroit’s Councilman Scott Benson, Alkebu-Lan Village, and the Charles H. Wright Museum of African-American History to debut the largest Kwanzaa Kinara . . .

BIZ Ambassador Highlights

Meet Cabbon Winston, Downtown Detroit BIZ Ambassador

Cabbon Winston was born and raised in Detroit and counts it a privilege to keep his city welcoming to everyone. Mr. Winston’s role at the Downtown Detroit BIZ has evolved . . .

Datascape Trends

Number of Hotel Rooms Continues to Grow to Meet Demand 

By Joshua Long, Data Program Director During the pandemic, when travel was down and people were staying home, the occupancy rate for hotel rooms in Downtown was drastically lower. In . . .

CEO Blog

All Detroit’s a Stage

“Detroit is big enough to matter in the world and small enough for you to matter in it.” That quote is from a conversation with Jeanette Pierce, CEO of the . . .

Datascape

DDP Datascape also includes a library of analytical reports with key insights and findings, produced by the DDP or in conjunction with our strategic partners. These reports are free and accessible for you to view and/or download for your ongoing analysis and exploration.

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