Monthly Archives: May 2012

ULI Michigan Honors Sidney Forbes with Lifetime Achievement Award

The ULI Michigan Lifetime Achievement Award Honoring Sidney Forbes was the most successful fundraiser in the history of the Michigan District Council. The event on May 17 attracted over 430 guests to the Westin Book Cadillac to honor Sidney Forbes, founder of The Forbes Company, based in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The Lifetime Achievement Award was developed to recognize those who have made a positive impact on the vibrancy and quality of life in Michigan through the use of land. Proceeds from the event support the mission of the ULI Michigan … Read More

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Hour Detroit’s Photos from ULI Michigan’s Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner Honoring Sidney Forbes

Photos: Urban Land Institute Lifetime Achievement Awards Hour Detroit May 17, 2012

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Member Profile: Sharon Woods, LandUse USA

Sharon Woods, Founding Principal at LandUse|USA, is a certified Counselor of Real Estate (CRE) and has over 20 years of experience in Land Use Economics and Real Estate Consulting. Woods has 10 years of experience as a forecaster for several Fortune 500 retail companies, including Target Corp./Dayton-Hudson; Macy’s, Inc./Federated; and Sears Holdings/Kmart Corp. (as the Director of Real Estate Market Strategies.) She has been providing professional services for both private and public-sector clients since 2001. Her experience working with private-sector developers is invaluable in formulating economic growth strategies based on … Read More

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Sidney Forbes – Merchant of Somerset

Merchant of Somerset By R.J. King dbusiness May 2012

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