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Jan 11, 2013, 15:28 ET

Sergio Marchionne Keynotes Inforum Auto Show Breakfast

 Inforum kicks off the New Year with its 11th Annual Auto Show Breakfast featuring Sergio Marchionne, chairman and CEO, Chrysler Group LLC and...

Oct 02, 2012, 10:37 ET

Inforum Welcomes Facebook's VP of Global Marketing Solutions, Carolyn Everson

Nearly a billion users worldwide paired with the ability to target and speak directly with the customers that matter most to your brand. That's the...

Sep 05, 2012, 15:33 ET

Supermodel to Super Brand: A Conversation with Cindy Crawford

 Cindy Crawford is known for her business savvy as much as her beauty. Recognized by the world as one of the original...

Aug 07, 2012, 10:02 ET

Inforum Set to Launch First ACTiVATE Class

Inforum is excited to announce that the first ACTiVATE® Michigan class will kick off Aug. 28 at University of Michigan -...

Jul 30, 2012, 09:57 ET

Inforum and Women in Leadership Mid-Michigan Merge

 Inforum and Women in Leadership Mid-Michigan announce the merger of their membership organizations, expanding Inforum into the Great Lakes...

Jul 09, 2012, 17:29 ET

Inforum Names Jacqueline Wiggins to New Chief Operating Officer Position

 Inforum today announced the appointment of Jacqueline Wiggins to the newly created position of chief operating officer. Based in Detroit,...

May 31, 2012, 13:03 ET

Inforum Presents: Unlocking the Potential of Women at Work -- and in Michigan

Fresh from The Wall Street Journal's 2012 Women in the Economy Task Force Conference, Joanna Barsh, a director at McKinsey & Co., will give a...

Apr 26, 2012, 16:21 ET

Ad Pioneer Charlotte Beers to Speak at Inforum's 50th Annual Meeting

If your goal is to be an agent for real change, it's good to be the boss. That's the message Charlotte Beers – one of the first female...

Apr 23, 2012, 14:49 ET

Michigan Entrepreneurial Companies Changing the Executive Landscape with Women in Senior Leadership

Inforum Center for Leadership and Ernst & Young LLP release the first "Michigan Entrepreneurial Leadership Report." The study is a snapshot of...

Mar 01, 2012, 09:51 ET

Inforum Presents a Conversation with GM's Mary Barra: One of the Auto Industry's Most Influential Women

Mary Barra knows the pulse of the car business. In fact, as the leader of General Motors' global product development team, it's her job to...

Jan 25, 2012, 13:37 ET

Inforum Center for Leadership Presents the Business of Networking

    Learn how to work a room and a lot more. Inforum Center for Leadership, the education and research arm of Inforum, will host...

Jan 09, 2012, 17:19 ET

Change the Car, Change the World: What's Next for the Auto Industry

 Will cars really drive themselves? Is the internal combustion engine going away?  Will your children and grandchildren dream of careers...

Jan 04, 2012, 08:00 ET

Inforum, Sphere Trending Unveil Report Focusing on Women in the Workplace

 Inforum, Michigan's leading network for professional women  and  Sphere Trending, a cutting-edge consulting and forecasting firm...

Oct 20, 2011, 15:57 ET

General Motors, Kelly Services, Steelcase Receive First-Ever Inforum BoardAccess™ Award

Inforum, Michigan's leading network for professional women, presented its first-ever Inforum BoardAccess™ Award to representatives of General...

Sep 30, 2011, 15:24 ET

Claiming Corporate Leadership: Michigan Women's Leadership Index and the Future of Our State

Research shows that diversity makes good business sense. What can be done to unlock the benefits that diversity adds to shareholder value and...

Aug 05, 2011, 08:00 ET

Inforum Center for Leadership Receives $700,000 Grant From MEDC 21st Century Jobs Fund

 Inforum Center for Leadership (ICL), the research and education arm of Inforum, Michigan's leading network for professional women, was...

Aug 03, 2011, 08:00 ET

Inforum Center for Leadership Launches Innovative Training for Early-Career Professional Women

Inforum Center for Leadership (ICL), the research and education arm of Inforum, Michigan's leading network for professional women, is proud to...

Jun 22, 2011, 08:00 ET

Inforum Formalizes Kalamazoo-Area Expansion, Names Southwest Michigan Regional Council

Inforum, Michigan's leading network for professional women, is pleased to announce that its board has authorized the creation of a new...

Apr 14, 2011, 08:00 ET

Inforum, Sphere Trending Unveil Report Focusing on the Female Consumer

Inforum, Michigan's leading network for professional women and Sphere Trending, a consulting and forecasting firm based in Waterford, Mich., have...

Apr 06, 2011, 08:00 ET

Gov. Rick Snyder to Keynote 2011 Inforum Annual Meeting

What's next for Michigan? Hear what Gov. Rick Snyder has to say about it when he delivers the keynote address at the 2011 Inforum Annual...