Danialle Karmanos, founder, Work It Out.

Visiting the fountain at Hart Plaza: “I grew up in Detroit and Dearborn, and have fond memories of running through the fountain at Hart Plaza. I can’t wait to go this summer and experience it with my boys.”

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Jarrett Koral, founder of Detroit-based Jett Plastic Recordings, has high hopes to expand his record company and help more artists reach their goals – that is, when he graduates from high school. But judging from Koral’s record, it’s hard to doubt the 17-year-old’s ambition. Koral founded Jett Plastic in 2012 with $3,000 in seed money he raised selling albums from his own collection. The label’s first release was for local Detroit indie rock band After Dark Amusement Park.

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Into the Waves

Joe and Dara Brooks calmly cruise the waterways on Winelite Joe Brooks Jr. is the current commodore of the Detroit Yacht Club. He and his wife, Dara, became familiar with the Detroit Yacht Club during their involvement with the Detroit Power Squadron, a boating safety and educational organization consisting of sailors and power boaters. Many of the organization’s functions are held at the DYC, which showed the Brooks how much the Club had to offer.

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