Columbia Alumni Making a Difference in Detroit

Join the Columbia Alumni Association of Michigan for an extraordinary opportunity to network with fellow alumni and hear from four pioneering Columbia grads who’ve taken leadership roles in revitalizing Detroit: 

- William Jones '73CC, '81BUS, CEO of Focus: HOPE 
- Ben Falik '04CC, Founder of Summer in the City 
- Francis Grunow '96CC, partner at New Solutions Group 
- Michael Friedman '65CC, Center for Community-Based Enterprises 

This event will focus on the success of these individuals and their organizations in making a difference in Detroit and will offer advice and networking opportunities to others seeking to make a mark in their communities. 

The panel discussion will be moderated by Columbia grad Vadim Avshalumov '07GS, Urban Planning Gladiator at Rock Ventures. 

Complimentary light refreshments will be provided. Dress is business casual. 

Parking is available nearby at the Compuware Building garage, 1188 Farmer St. and the Millender Center Garage, 331 E. Larned St. 

Please RSVP to Vadim Avshalumov at [email protected] or 313- 580-8247

March 06, 2014 at 6:00pm - 8pm

First National Building


Vadim Avshalumov

313- 580-8247

Will you come?