The Ultimate GMRENCEN #TBT

Throwback Thursday is a social media tradition, used by some to embarrass siblings and friends but by others to reminisce on good times. For the GMRENCEN, we use Throwback Thursdays to share archived photos of the building from the early 70’s like a digital time capsule and reflect on a time...
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Staying Healthy and Connected with RenCen Fitness

Maintaining a work-life balance is important, and the GMRENCEN has you covered! Among the office space, retail, and restaurants, RenCen Fitness provides tenants with workout opportunities just steps from their desks. Whether members choose to exercise before work or during lunch, they’re guaranteed to find a supportive community that makes...
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GMRENCEN Innovation at Work

In January, General Motors announced their plan for the transformation of the GMRENCEN into a modern, immersive experience that is a true reflection of GM’s position as a leader in the automotive industry and the city of Detroit. In case you missed the initial announcement, you can visit our previous...
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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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Enjoy Breakfast in the GMRENCEN

Whether you’re here early for work or just visiting, morning risers can grab a bite to eat at the GMRENCEN. If you’re in the mood for eggs, pastries, or breakfast sandwiches, the GMRENCEN can help you with all your breakfast needs. Here are six places to grab the most important...
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GMRENCEN by the Numbers

The GMRENCEN is a fascinating building full of history and fun facts so it’s hard not to be curious about the staple of Detroit’s skyline. We get questions all the time about this building so we decided to break the GMRENCEN down by the numbers. How tall is the GMRENCEN?...
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Discover the Riverfront (In Photos)

When was the last time you took a walk down the Riverfront? If it’s been a while now’s the time to take a stroll and discover something new. The Detroit Experience Factory (DXF) hosts a variety of experiential tours of the city and Discover the Riverfront is one of them....
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When LEGOLAND Discovery Center announced a new Michigan location coming to Great Lakes Crossing Outlets back in March 2015, they hinted at a MINILAND featuring Detroit-area buildings and landmarks made from LEGO bricks. Seven months later they launched a contest asking Detroiters to nominate their favorite metro Detroit landmarks. Ultimately,...
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3 Ways the Bees at the GMRENCEN are Helping the Planet

What’s buzzing at the GMRENCEN? Our bees, of course! The GMRENCEN works with the Honey Bee Squad to keep our bees. The Honey Bee Squad checks on the bees periodically to make sure the queen bee is laying eggs and that they have enough space to keep growing. We all...
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7 Places to find Coffee in the GMRENCEN

Need an afternoon caffeine boost? The GMRENCEN has you covered. You’re looking for coffee and we have more than enough to go around. Whether you’re just looking for a regular cup of coffee as an afternoon treat, or you need espresso for an extra boost, consider the GMRENCEN java paradise....
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Take a Break and Have a Seat on the GM Plaza

Spring is finally here, Detroit!  It’s the time of year when we get the long awaited chance to step outside, say hello to the blossoming trees on the RiverWalk and greet the returning wildlife along the waterfront.  And this year, there’s another reason to tuck your chair in at your...
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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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