Universal Marketing Group Expands to Ann Arbor, Will Hire 150 by End of Year

Universal Marketing Group is opening a new call center in Ann Arbor, where the company expects to hire 150 by the end of the year.  The company, which is headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, was awarded $600,000 in incentives from the Michigan Economic Development Corp. to support its expansion in to Michigan. “Attracting a rapidly growing business like Universal Marketing Group to Ann Arbor is a huge win,” said Paul Krutko, Ann Arbor SPARK president... [Read More...]

AIGA Detroit Graphic Designers Donate Services: Two Days of Creative Collaboration

Detroit, Michigan, February 25, 2013 – AIGA Detroit just launched a competition open to Non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations that contribute to the Detroit tri-county area called impact 48. Impact48’s goal is to bring together the Detroit region’s most talented design professionals to donate their time for 48 hours to help one lucky non-profit to collectively create a new exciting brand. After the two days of creative brainstorming and collaboration,... [Read More...]

Staying Safe on Social Media Sites

We attended LA2M (Lunch Ann Arbor Marketing) today to hear the presentation titled, Threats & Social Media / Networking Sites.  Dave Linabury & Scott Vowels in an entertaining manner provided valuable information about the threats that are on social media websites.  The two men have their own site, Social Threat, which contains links and blogs about criminals and hackers on the these sites to be aware of.  They not only talked about being... [Read More...]