The GM Renaissance Center is a centerpiece of the Detroit skyline.
"The city's industrial past is already giving way to a high tech future, and the excitement we've seen throughout the city as well as the success that new tech firms have already had is making the Big D one of the best places to launch a tech startup this year."
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— Donna Sizemore Hale, Executive Director, American String Teachers Association
— Sam Canning, Griffith University, Queensland, Australiaachers Association
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— Jim Addis, Director of National Meetings, National Exchange Club
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— Wayne Echert, Meeting Contact, Christian Congregation of Jahovah's Witnesses
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— Linda Schreiber, Associate Executive Director, Society of Christian Ethics
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Detroit is among the largest theater districts in the country with over 13,000 theater seats. Major Broadway productions, top headliner entertainers, opera, dance, symphony, and other performing arts light up marquees.