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Apply Now for the 2016-2017 Larson Center for Leadership

Applications are now available for the 2016-2017 Larson Center for Leadership program! ULI Michigan’s annual Larson Center for Leadership – also known as the Robert C. Larson Center for Leadership – is a curriculum-based program designed to train and mentor the next generation of real estate and land use leaders in Michigan. The program is named for the late Robert C. Larson, a nationally recognized and respected Michigan real estate professional, Chairman Emeritus of Larson Realty Group, trustee of the Urban Land Institute, and former chair of the ULI Foundation. The Larson … Read More

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Larson Leaders Complete Technical Assistance Panel for the City of Dearborn

The 2014-2015 Larson Center for Leadership Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) focused on the revitalization of West Downtown Dearborn, specifically, the Wagner Hotel Block, which has the potential to create a transformational development project that will become a destination that ties together the entire Dearborn area. Working with officials from the City of Dearborn, the following six topics were identified as objectives for the project: What physical/design opportunities present themselves for this type of block where multiple properties may be assembled for a larger mixed-use development? What kind of market exists in this … Read More

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Now Accepting Applications for the 2015-2016 Larson Center for Leadership

Applications are now available for the 2015-2016 Larson Center for Leadership program! ULI Michigan’s annual Larson Center for Leadership – also known as the Robert C. Larson Center for Leadership – is a curriculum-based program designed to train and mentor the next generation of real estate and land use leaders in Michigan. The program is named for the late Robert C. Larson, a nationally recognized and respected Michigan real estate professional, Chairman Emeritus of Larson Realty Group, trustee of the Urban Land Institute, and former chair of the ULI Foundation. The Larson … Read More

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Seeking Candidate Nominations for the 2015-2016 Larson Center for Leadership

ULI Michigan’s annual Larson Center for Leadership will be kicking off its fourth year this fall and is seeking the next generation of Larson Leaders to participate in the 2015-2016 program. Named for the late Robert C. Larson – a nationally recognized and respected Michigan real estate professional, trustee of the Urban Land Institute, and former chair of the ULI Foundation – the Larson Center for Leadership is a curriculum-based program designed to train and mentor the next generation of real estate and land use leaders in Michigan. The Center operates under ULI’s … Read More

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Now Accepting Applications for the 2014-2015 Larson Center for Leadership

Applications are now available for the 2014-2015 Larson Center for Leadership. The mission of the Larson Center for Leadership is to cultivate leadership development by informing a select group of future real estate and land-use leaders of the changing industry dynamics currently emerging throughout Michigan, and by facilitating their engagement in this transformational process. Ideal participants are mid-career, Michigan-based professionals, who work either directly or indirectly in the real estate and/or land-use sectors, and have a strong working knowledge and commitment to the mission of the Urban Land Institute; to provide leadership in … Read More

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Larson Leader Jennifer Merriman Makes Crain’s Detroit Business’s 40 Under 40

Congratulations to 2012-2013  Larson Leader Jennifer Merriman, Vice President & General Counsel, Victor International, for making Crain’s Detroit Business’s annual 40 Under 40 list! Crain’s Detroit Business 40 Under 40: Jennifer Merriman About Jennifer Merriman: Jennifer Merriman currently serves as Vice President and General Counsel at Victor International Corporation, an international development company with experience in luxury residential, resort and commercial real estate, including Bay Harbor, Michigan, and Oil Nut Bay in the British Virgin Islands. Prior to joining Victor in 2009, Merriman practiced bankruptcy and family law in Springfield, … Read More

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The Robert C. Larson Center for Leadership is Currently Seeking Candidates for its 2013-2014 Program

ULI Michigan’s annual Robert C. Larson Center for Leadership – also known as the Larson Center for Leadership –  will be kicking off its second year this fall and we are currently seeking the next generation of Larson Leaders to participate in the 2013-2014 program. Ideal participants are mid-career, Michigan-based professionals, who work either directly or indirectly with the real estate or land-use sectors, and have a strong commitment to the mission of the Urban Land Institute; to provide leadership in the responsible use and land and in creating and sustaining thriving … Read More

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Larson Leaders Unveil Results of Clinton River Daylighting Feasibility Study, Proposal for Downtown Pontiac

On Thursday, June 13, 2013, participants of ULI Michigan’s 2012-2013 Larson Center for Leadership program presented their recommendations for the Clinton River as it runs through downtown Pontiac to Oakland County executives as part of the program’s graduation ceremony. The presentation was covered in depth by the Oakland Press: Group Unveils Feasibility Study for Daylighting Clinton River By Dustin Blitchok The Oakland Press June 13, 2013 View the Clinton River mTAP Presentation

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Applications for the Larson Center for Leadership 2013-2014 Program are Available Now

Applications are now available for the 2013-2014 Larson Center for Leadership program! The mission of the Larson Center for Leadership is to cultivate leadership development by informing a select group of emerging leaders as to the transformative dynamics emerging within Michigan’s real estate and land use industries, and to promote their engagement in the process. The nine-month Larson Center for Leadership program runs from October through June, and is comprised of eight program days. Each program day has a specific topic of focus, such as infrastructure, regionalism, and the role … Read More

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Larson Center for Leadership’s Clinton River Daylighting Study Covered by Metromode (VIDEO)

A new video released yesterday by Metromode focuses the section of the Clinton River that runs through Pontiac, a good portion of which was buried in a concrete pipe running under downtown in 1963. Now, Oakland County and the participants of the Larson Center for Leadership want to know what type of opportunities, if any, the daylighting of the river through downtown may present the struggling city. The feasibility of the project is the subject of an mTAP (Mini Technical Advisory Panel) currently being produced by the 2013-2013 Larson Leaders. … Read More

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