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Show Biz Weekly
April 6, 2018 6:00 PM

We catch up on entertainment news, Steven Spielberg, John Kasinski, Emily Blunt, movies, to see, remakes. McCallum shares news on his films from Rebel Pictures- www.rebelpicures.net and next week’s Fort Night at the annual Capital Area Film Festival!

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Dark Comedy "Silver Platter" Screens in Grand Rapids, April 15th

Show Biz Weekly
April 6, 2018 5:00 PM

Segment 1: Grand Rapids, Michigan resident and graduate of Grand Valley State, filmmaker Tim Lieber chats up his most recent endeavor. The filmmaker just announced his first feature film “Sliver Platter”, will premiere on April 15, 2018 at Celebration Cinema North in Grand Rapids.

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The Business of Modeling

Show Biz Weekly
April 6, 2018 4:00 PM

Segment 1: EXCLUSIVE! BCB returns to SBW- Brandon Cole Bailey is a part of fashion history. At the tender age of 14/15, he was sent into a model agency after being scouted. He was immediately welcomed and tagged ‘a Ken Doll” because of his strong jaw line, crystal clear dark blue eyes, and smile. The doors flew open and for the next 5-6 years the life of traveling, and modeling all over the world was a dream come true. Now, at 22 the “not tall enough for runway” successful model, who has walked many runways is back and he’s sharing his story of coming out as a gay man and being let go by a modeling agency. To becoming an icon of what is possible if you believe in yourself!

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An Interview with Jeff Mason, CEO and President of the MEDC

globalEDGE Business Beat
April 6, 2018 3:00 PM

Hosted by Tomas Hult, this segment of the globalEDGE Business Beat is an interview with Jeff Mason who is CEO and President of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation. He was previously Executive Director of Michigan’s University Research Corridor – a partnership between University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Wayne State University.

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Applied Nano Surfaces

globalEDGE Business Beat
April 6, 2018 2:00 PM

Hosted by Tomas Hult, this segment of the globalEDGE Business Beat is an interview with Andreas Waller who is Director of Sales North America at Applied Nano Surfaces. Applied Nano Surfaces focuses on innovative solutions for friction and wear reduction.  Andreas Waller is also the Chairman of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in Detroit.

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Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in Detroit

globalEDGE Business Beat
April 6, 2018 10:00 AM

Hosted by Tomas Hult, this segment of the globalEDGE Business Beat is an interview with Andreas Waller who is the Chairman of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in Detroit and Director of Sales North America at Applied Nano Surfaces.

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How Leaders Create High-Trust Organizations

globalEDGE Business Beat
April 6, 2018 9:00 AM

Hosted by Tomas Hult, this segment of the globalEDGE Business Beat is an interview with Robert Hurley who is Professor in the Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University. He has been named one of the top 100 thought leaders on trust and The Washington Post selected his book, The Decision to Trust: How Leaders Create High-Trust Organizations, as one of the best leadership books.

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Michigan State’s Supply Chain Programs #1 Again

globalEDGE Business Beat
April 5, 2018 5:00 PM

Hosted by Tomas Hult, this segment of the globalEDGE Business Beat is an interview with David Closs who is the John H. McConnell Chaired Professor in the Department of Supply Chain Management in the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University.

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Employers Turning to Non-traditional Talent

Michigan Business Beat
April 5, 2018 7:00 AM

Jeffrey Mosher welcomes Edythe Hatter-Williams, CEO, Capital Area Michigan Works! CAMW! Lansing, MI, to talk about how employers are turning to non-traditional talent. 

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Remembrance of MLK Assassination Evening of April 4th

Michigan Business Network
April 4, 2018 6:15 PM

Bell-ringing event to feature special guest Mary Ellen Norwood Ford!

“Ring a Bell for Freedom” is a remembrance of the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. It is organized by The Greater Lansing Area Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Commission. This is being held at the Michigan State Capitol this evening.

The gathering will be encouraged to use a hashtag of #LansingMLK50

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