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The 5 Reasons Why People Invest

by Erick Bzovi Articles
A month ago something rare and refreshing happened in Detroit. David Kirkpatrick, author of “The Facebook Effect”, imported a vibrant assortment of tech titans into the Motor City for Techonomy...

Can Technology Redefine Detroit

by Latoya Irby Articles
What words come to mind when you think of Detroit? Some time ago, we asked this question of our GrowDetroit readership. Some answers reflected total hopelessness, while others conveyed promise and opportunity...
HealPay has tweaked its business model, allowing the downtown Ann Arbor-based company to grow and add to its staff...

HealPay Making Debt Collection A Little Less Miserable

by Latoya Irby Articles
Debt collection is an ugly subject. Detroit-based startup HealPay hopes to make it a little less so —and to make debtors feel empowered — with their flagship collection service, SettlementApp...
HealPay is the latest startup for serial entrepreneur Erick Bzovi, who teamed together with co-founder Lancelot Carlson to bring innovative fintech (Financial Tech) web apps to market...

DCI and decoupling business logic from ruby on rails

by Lancelot Carlson Articles
Every so often the rails community adopts new best practices and patterns because someone figured out a better way to architect their applications. One great example was when everyone was urged to push the logic out of...