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THANKS TO THE GENEROSITY OF:

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Kerr, Russell and Weber, PLC

 

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KPMG, LLP

 

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Miller Canfield, PLC

 

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Rehmann

 

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Cats Co

 

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Hylant Group, Inc.

 

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Deloitte LLP

 

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Fleishman Hillard

 

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Mellen, Smith & Pivoz, PLC

 

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Clayton & McKervey, P.C.

 

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Comerica

 

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Corrigan Air & Sea

 

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DTE Energy

 

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Fidelity National Title

 

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NAI Farbman

 

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North Cal Wood Products Inc

 

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Rudolph/Libbe Companies

 

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Young Basile

 

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UHY

 

DIRECT INQUIRIES THROUGH THEIR WEBSITE

 

Dear DCBA sponsors and members,

Great news this week regarding the local EB-5 Center and the possibility of 50,000 new immigrant visas for the Detroit area.

Detroit Chinese Business Association was invited by Governor's office to attend this announcement.

We are excited to inform you that we are about 75% Capacity for Chinese New Year Gala. According to our past experience of events, 75% of sales usually happen in the last few weeks, thus please reserve your tickets and tables as soon as possible, only a few more tables of ten are available for $2K.

Friday Noon on Feb 21st is the closing time of registration, therefore, to ensure your seat make your reservation today! Contact Cathy for questions at (248)918.0391 cathy@dcba.com or Milan for remaining sponsorships (248)719.9100 milan@dcba.com

DCBA New Year's Gala Registration starts at 5:00PM. Detailed agenda will come soon.

Detroit Public School Foundation is producing and beneficiary of our Gala silent auction, if you have a product or service you would like to donate for the Gala please contact Yvonne Blackmond blackmondy@hotmail.com or call (248) 990-2221.

Additional Keynotes Joining Governor Richard D. Snyder include Mr. Jacques Panis, President of Shinola; Ms. Heather Paquette, the Office Managing Partner of KPMG Detroit; Mr. Weidong Lu, Mayor of Hai’an, China

There will be a Chinese musical instrument DJ and Live Band performances too.

Please share Gala information with friends and associates.  To make reservation for tables or tickets, click HERE.  

On March 3rd Detroit Chinese Business Association is co-hosting two events along with China Social Innovation Foundation and China Entrepreneur Network

We have high level officials from China and advisor to the board of the Agricultural Bank of China.  Presentation will be held at 10 am in Ann Arbor, Michigan and 4 pm at MSU Campus in Lansing, Michigan

For DCBA Sponsors we will have a tour of the State of Michigan Dept of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Please keep this in mind, Our Guest is one of the top persons to form strategy and economic development policy for the 600 Million Chinese in small towns and villages.

Hence a tremendous opportunity for DCBA Sponsors and Members to meet and greet with our honored guest and others.

Private tour of Dept of Agriculture and Rural Development at 2:30 PM in Lansing, is limited to the first DCBA Sponsors. All DCBA Sponsors and Members are welcome to presentations on that day.

Email Milan@dcba.com for questions regarding March 3rd.

Direct emails to: info@dcba.com

 

CONGRATULATIONS

Rehmann’s David Tang promoted to Leadership Role

Farmington Hills, MI, January 27 – David Tang, CPA has been promoted to China Business Manager at Rehmann, a CPA, wealth management and corporate investigation firm.

As the firm’s client services and business development leader for China, Tang will help international clients in the Southeast Michigan area establish their businesses and apply for government grants, expansion incentives and tax credits. As a bilingual CPA, he’ll utilize his cross-cultural business experience and education to help inbound and outbound Chinese investments expand their business locally and globally.

Rehmann International Tax Principal Jason Rauhe said, “David’s experience adds to the Firm’s capabilities to enhance the service experience and we are excited to see the great support he’ll provide clients in this vital area.”

Tang visits China four times a year to work with clients and Rehmann’s affiliates. He will serve as a client ambassador for the firm’s 30+ China clients, ensuring they receive optimal advice and proactive service.

Tang is active in the Chinese business community and his seven years of supporting international business helps him understand the complexities companies face as they navigate doing business internationally.

He earned a Master of Science degree in Accounting from Eastern Michigan University and a Master of Arts degree from Fudan University in Shanghai, China. 

About Rehmann

Rehmann is a fully-integrated financial services firm of CPAs & Consultants, Wealth Advisors and Corporate Investigators dedicated to providing clients proactive ideas and solutions to help them prosper professionally and personally. The firm offers a cross-functional team approach that gives clients direct access to a professional in any available service. Rehmann is ranked in the top 35 firms in the United States, with nearly 800 associates in 20 offices located in Michigan, Ohio, Florida and Indiana. Rehmann is a member of Nexia International, allowing them to provide a global approach for their clients. Online at rehmann.com.

WELCOME NEW MEMEBER

Lucerne International specializes in Program Management, Warehousing, Inspection, Packaging and Distribution solutions.  We provide a custom tailored program to meet the needs of our Global Customer base.  We have been part of the global marketplace since 1991.  We have offices and facilities throughout China, Taiwan and India that work seamlessly with our US based operations.  We offer complete inventory management, EDI, barcoding, loading/unloading of sea containers, program management and customer relationship management, inspection, repair and sub assembly services, sorting and many other value added services.  We are ISO9001 certified.

Lipson, Neilson, Cole, Seltzer & Garin, P.C.: The newly-established China Practice at Lipson, Neilson, Cole, Seltzer & Garin, P.C. serves a wide range of clients, from individuals and sole proprietors to large corporations, in both international and domestic matters.  What makes our practice unique is the versatile experience we have in providing superior legal services across many practice areas. Lipson Neilson relies on its deeply-rooted connections in, and knowledge of, the Michigan and Nevada legal communities to help our clients handle virtually any type of matter. Since our founding in 1985, Lipson Neilson has developed an exemplary reputation among judges, other lawyers, and clients alike. Our network of attorneys includes the former Chief Circuit Judge of Oakland County, Michigan; a current Commissioner on the Michigan Attorney Grievance Commission, the investigative and prosecutorial arm of the Michigan Supreme Court for allegations of attorney misconduct; and attorneys who have run the judicial election campaigns of countless judges throughout Wayne and Oakland counties. Our attorneys also have a highly visible and respected reputation with the courts and fellow attorneys in and around Las Vegas, Nevada.

Job Opportunities

Line Assembler at Shinola:

General duties include assembling, testing and adjusting complete watch movements and adjusting the controls of a machine. 20/20 vision or corrected 20/20 vision and high school diploma or equivalent required.Fro more information, click here.  Apply online at www.shinola.com

Degreed Accountant Wanted:

Well-established US based global tier one automotive   supplier seeks degreed accountant with fluent Mandarin and English language skills. Minimum of 1 to 2 years general accounting experience and proficiency in Microsoft Office software required. For more information, click here. Please send the resume to Julia Qi at Clayton & McKervey, P.C. Email: jqi@claytonmckervey.com . Mailing Address: 2000 Town Center, Suite 1800, Southfield, MI 48301

Financial Analyst at Yanfeng USA:

Yanfeng USA is a quickly developing Tier 1 supplier of Automotive Interior Trim components. Minimum of 3-7 years' experience in automotive industry in related position or similar capacity and proficiency in Excel required. Must speak and read Chinese. For more information, click here. Please contact Jon Decker at jdecker@yf-usa.com