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Doug Rothwell

Doug Rothwell has worked as an executive in the public, private and non-profit sectors. For the past decade, he’s led Business Leaders for Michigan – the state’s business roundtable. He’s served four Governors, including as Delaware’s Chief of Staff, President of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and chair of Governor Rick Snyder’s transition team. In the business world, he managed General Motors’ 400 million square foot global real estate portfolio and was the CAO at Bank of America’s credit card subsidiary.

Doug chairs the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, the American Center for Mobility and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Board of Visitors. He serves on the Board of Advisors for UNC athletics, the UNC Chancellor’s Philanthropic Council, the Board of Directors of ITC Holdings and the management board of the Renaissance Venture Capital Fund.

 

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Acting Decisively. Investing Strategically.

Nov 9, 2017

Nearly 500 business executives, nonprofit and community leaders, and policymakers met at the sixth annual Michigan CEO Summit to discuss what it takes to succeed and prosper today, both as individual ...

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2017 Economic Competitiveness Benchmarking Report

Nov 8, 2017

BLM’s 2017 Economic Competitiveness Benchmarking Report tells the story of a state that is recovering faster than most other states, but has more ground to make up. ...

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Business Leaders for Michigan Applauds U.S. House Tax Reform Plan

Nov 2, 2017

Business Leaders for Michigan today lauded the House’s tax reform legislation, which includes a provision to lower the corporate tax rate. ...

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