The Difference in Detroit

If you were last in Detroit ten years ago, even five, you might not recognize certain parts of the city. The city is undergoing massive expansion, restoration and growth – something all Detroiters can get behind. With the anticipation of Crain’s Detroit Homecoming IV September 13 through 15, we’ve decided...
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100 Reasons to Love the GMRENCEN

We’ve reached 100 posts on the GMRENCEN blog and to celebrate we’re sharing 100 different reasons why we love the GMRENCEN. We love…   Guests who visit the GMRENCEN. All of the food choices inside the GMRENCEN. When Holiday Headquarters takes over in December. The wide variety of Michigan-made products...
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Summertime in the City

By: Nadir Ali, a lifelong Detroiter and Communications Manager at the Detroit Experience Factory Summer is here and we at the Detroit Experience Factory (DXF) are looking to make this our most memorable one yet! Living in a state that experiences all 4 seasons, it seems that we appreciate the...
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313 Day

313 Day at the GMRENCEN

Happy 313 Day Detroit! Detroit’s unofficial holiday is March 13 (3/13), because it’s the city’s main area code. On 313 Day, many Detroiters celebrate by supporting Detroit businesses and Detroit made products. Join in on the celebration with all things Detroit in the GMRENCEN: Detroit themed gear Show your Detroit...
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Tenant Spotlight: Great Expressions

If you haven’t heard, Great Expressions moved to Tower 600 and we’re giving them a warm welcome to their new space. The GMRENCEN has a number of health services to make it easy to fit your appointments in and around the workday. Getting your six-month cleaning has never been easier!...
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Challenge: Show us how you’re #ReflectingDetroit

Positive change is happening right now in Detroit and the GMRENCEN is committed to embracing the invigorating spirit of Detroit, so we have invited the people, businesses, and community who are driving this change to take selfies and show how they are reflecting a new Detroit. Love them, or hate...
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Henry Ford OptimEyes Staff

Do You See What I See? Q&A with Henry Ford OptimEyes

The GMRENCEN is home to many businesses, some big companies, and some smaller ones, each offering various services from edible fruit bouquets, to shoe repair. All of the businesses inside the GMRENCEN are unique and have something valuable to offer. Henry Ford OptimEyes is one business that calls the GMRENCEN...
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10 Ways the GMRENCEN Celebrates Earth Day All Year Long

As the tallest building in the state, the GMRENCEN has a responsibility to help keep Detroit and our planet beautiful. The Detroit Free Press recognized us with a Michigan Green Leader award in 2014 and we continue to take steps to continually reduce our environmental impact. Here are just a few...
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Pics with the GMRENCEN: How Strong Is Your Selfie Game?

Selfies have become an art form. It’s all about the best angle, background and facial expression. And the best background in Detroit – the GMRENCEN. (Okay, yes we may be a bit biased. But come on, it’s the tallest building in Michigan!) We’re challenging Detroiters and visitors alike to show...
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