Auto Show Means Business

The North American International Auto Show means millions of dollars for the local economy--or so we’re told. Estimates vary, but for one local business, the impact is much more measurable. WDET's Pat Batcheller talked with Richard Cadreau, the owner of Cobo Joe's Bar and Grill across the street from Cobo Center. Pat asked Richard how much he depends on the show, and whether his business could survive without it. Cadreau says the auto show does make a big difference to his bottom line. Click the audio link above to hear the conversation.