Newsletter August 2014





























































Kerr, Russell and Weber, PLC



Miller Canfield, PLC


Lucerne International

Cats Co


Hylant Group, Inc.

Mellen, Smith & Pivoz, PLC

Deloitte LLP

Clayton & McKervey, P.C.


Corrigan Air & Sea

DTE Energy

Fidelity National Title

NAI Farbman

North Cal Wood Products Inc

Rudolph/Libbe Companies





The DCBA 19thAnnual International Golf Outing & Banquet

Thursday, September 18th at TPC ,Michigan

(Address: 1 Nicklaus Dr, Dearborn, MI 48120)

Tournament Schedule

11:00 am Golf Registration/Practice /Lunch

1:00 pm 18 holes TPC shotgun scramble

6:00 pm Dinner registration and cocktail reception

6:30 pm Dinner/Awards/Networking

New Energy For Global Mobility & Transportation

Friday, September 19th @ New Energy Center

     (Address : 461 Burroughs Street. Detroit MI. 48202)

The Detroit Chinese Business Association is hosting Ministry of Commerce Delegates for a "show and ask" about Clean Tech Investment opportunities in Detroit. Up to 20 Officials and Executives with mandate from Chinese Government, seeking joint ventures, investment, collaborations with companies whom can help China reduce carbon emissions for vehicles …  

Limited to 100 persons, please ensure you are registered today. Exciting presentationns from both sides of the Pacific as well as new energy technologies...

Please contact with Angela  Wang/ or Cathy Cui/ for registration


1:30 pm - 2:00 pm    Registration & Mingling

2:00 pm - 3:45 pm    Welcome Remarks and Presentations

- Jerry Xu, Presidnt, DCBA 

- Brian Connors, China Business Development  Manager, MEDC

- Jean Redfield, President & CEO of NextEnergy

- Dr. Simon Ng, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, WSU

- Bingbing Lin, CIPA 

- Dan Hoppe, President CEO, SGLS International Trading Inc

- Haimei Wang, Deputy Director, Commerce Department of Hunan Province

3:45 pm - 5:00 pm    Networking


Welcome Airfoil new Silver Sponsor

Airfoil is an independent integrated marketing communications firm for innovative companies. Airfoil drives technology communications for a growing client roster across consumer, enterprise, healthcare and automotive segments. The agency provides services to measure, inform and accelerate clients’ marketing communications, digital, social media and brand strategy programs. Airfoil has been honored with numerous industry awards, named Technology Agency of the Year by the Holmes Report and recognized as a top firm in numerous industry rankings.  Airfoil has offices in New York, Silicon Valley and Detroit and operates a global network of like-minded affiliates.  Additional information can be found at

Special Thanks to Our Golf Outing Sponsors

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) is the state's marketing arm and lead advocate for business development, talent and jobs, tourism, film, and digital media incentives, arts and cultural grants, and overall economic growth. The MEDC offers a number of business assistance services and capital programs for business attraction and acceleration, entrepreneurship, strategic partnerships, talent enhancement, and urban and community development.

ACS Michigan is a single-source provider of fully integrated facility and equipment solutions, serving the international engine- and vehicle-testing markets. They specialize in the comprehensive design, construction, integration, and commissioning of development and production test facilities and equipment for engine, vehicle, and components manufacturers. ACS is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin with offices in Greenville, SC; Troy, MI; Leicester, UK; and Tianjin, China.

Tehy provide a qualified team of experienced professionals, with knowledge to assist customers in creating state of the art technical centers.   Their team has a strong understanding of facility planning, building design and construction management as well as expertise in test technology, applications and industry regulations, to partner with our clients’ internal teams to understand and achieve their goals.

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause,LLP is a full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with you and your business through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. The firm originated in 1931 with a commitment to deliver innovative financial solutions and solid business strategies to our clients. It has grown significantly over the years with revenue for the 2014 fiscal year reaching $327 million. Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, the world’s 8th largest network made up of 161 high quality, independent accounting and business services firms in 137 countries, with 27,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.     

Corrigan Air & Sea has been in business for over 40 years and is part of the Corrigan Family of Companies; who celebrates their 85th year in business this year. Corrigan Air & Sea is an industry leader specializing in:

  • Project Cargo Shipping all over the world
  • Export Packaging and Crating for heavy lift machinery, and equipment of all shapes and sizes
  • Cross Trade Logistics with quality partners all around the world

Corrigan Air & Sea has a special focus on China, with Corrigan employees currently stationed there.

This spring, Corrigan Air & Sea will be expanding their existing Detroit area facility with a large addition housing two 40 ton overhead cranes!

For generations, Corrigan has operated on family values, with integrity, and a work ethic that is second to none. This philosophy continues to transcend through the entire staff of Corrigan Air & Sea Cargo where they continue to be laser-focused on providing premium customer service.

DCBA would like to thank all the new individuals and companies and organizations whom are joinging us for the Golf Outing and New Energy Program on Friday September 19th at NextEnergy Center, If you haven't registered for events on 18th and 19th please do so today.