Job Summit To Be Held For New Arena Development

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Olympia Development is holding a jobs summit in Detroit Thursday as preparation continues for the construction of a new hockey arena.

The purpose of the event is to get Detroit-based businesses an opportunity to get involved in the creation of a new sports and entertainment district.

Illitch Holdings President and CEO Chris Illitch spoke about the jobs summit with WDET’s Jerome Vaughn.

The jobs summit will be held Thursday at the Motor City Casino’s Sound Board. Registration begins at 9 a.m. with an overview of the development project at 10.