Bottom Up Reinvention

Episode 163 – Sean Mann – being the host, not the life of the party

By on Feb 12, 2018 in Behavior, Bottom Up Reinvention, Connect, Customer Expectations, Detroit, Growth, Lead by Action, Ownership, Passion, Podcast, Reinvention, Stakeholders | 0 comments

  The Detroit City Football Club was founded in 2012 and is one of the most successful minor league soccer teams in North America. The team was founded as a vehicle to organize the community and regularly sells out its 7,000 seat stadium in Hamtramck. Listen as Mike talks with Sean Mann, CEO and co-owner of Detroit City Football Club about the club’s...

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Episode 108 – Regina Gaines – “misfits” in The D

Episode 108 – Regina Gaines – “misfits” in The D

By on Jan 23, 2017 in Accountability, Bottom Up Reinvention, Change, Collaboration, Detroit, Discovery Process, Disruption, Diversity, Learning Laboratory, Ownership, Passion, Podcast, Reinvention, Reinvention Laboratory, Women in Leadership | 0 comments

  http://traffic.libsyn.com/purereinvention/108_-_Regina_Gaines_Final.mp3   There are tremendous changes going on in Detroit and self-described “misfit” Regina Gaines, co-owner of the House of Pure Vin, shares with us her observations of what’s happening in downtown Detroit.   QUOTE IT “You can move mountains if you can find a...

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Episode 068 – Catherine Boston – leading continuous reinvention

Episode 068 – Catherine Boston – leading continuous reinvention

By on Apr 4, 2016 in Behavior, Bottom Up Reinvention, Change, Cultural Momentum, Lead by Action, Podcast, Reinvention | 0 comments

  Listen to episode 068 http://traffic.libsyn.com/purereinvention/Catherine_Boston_Final.mp3   If you could build your company for scratch today, would it be the same as it’s built today? What would be different? After speaking to the Global Tax Reporting and Compliance team at General Motors about continuous reinvention, Mike sat down with the division’s...

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Episode 064 – Scott Rutterbush – willing to try

Episode 064 – Scott Rutterbush – willing to try

By on Mar 7, 2016 in Behavior, Bottom Up Reinvention, Change, Collaboration, Connect, Detroit, Disruption, Growth, Lead by Action, Networking, Podcast, Purposeful Disruption, Reinvention | 0 comments

  Listen to Episode 064 http://traffic.libsyn.com/purereinvention/Scott_Rutterbush_Final.mp3 Detroit is moving forward and today’s podcast guest is doing his part to create more momentum for the city through one of our favorite pastimes: food and drink. Scott Rutterbush is the owner and co-founder of Dine Drink Detroit, a movement that’s bringing attention to...

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Episode 063 – April Boyle – activate ideas to (re)build a community

Episode 063 – April Boyle – activate ideas to (re)build a community

By on Feb 29, 2016 in Bottom Up Reinvention, Change, Collaboration, Connect, Detroit, Disruption, Diversity, Lead by Action, Market Relevance, Move, Ownership, Passion, Podcast, Purposeful Disruption, Reinvention, Support Group, Women in Leadership | 0 comments

  Listen to Episode 063 http://traffic.libsyn.com/purereinvention/Ep_63_April_Boyle_Final_.mp3 April Boyle found a gap in Detroit’s local entrepreneurial market and filled it. Now she’s making an impact on the city’s comeback by helping people turn their business ideas into reality. April Boyle, executive director at Detroit’s Build Institute and her team have...

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Episode 046 – Jeanette Pierce – Connecting Us to the Detroit Experience

Episode 046 – Jeanette Pierce – Connecting Us to the Detroit Experience

By on Oct 4, 2015 in Bottom Up Reinvention, Change, Collaboration, Connect, Detroit, Disruption, Diversity, Lead by Action, Learning Laboratory, Ownership, Passion, Podcast, Reinvention, Reinvention Laboratory, WE.INVENT, Women in Leadership | 0 comments

  There’s no other way to say it: Detroit can give you first-hand experience and unforgettable lessons that will make you re-examine what you thought you knew – about the city, about reinvention, and about your every day experiences. Jeanette Pierce, executive director of Detroit Experience Factory, has been letting the city be her teacher for more...

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