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How to Create the Vision to Reshape an Entire City

Jeff Sloan, Jim Ketai, and Norm Pappas
Jeff Sloan, Jim Ketai, and Norm Pappas

Join Jeff and Norm as they interview one of the key players in rebuilding the city of Detroit. Jim Ketai joins us in studio showing us why Detroit is the number one place to be an entrepreneur.

Jim shares with us what it’s like working with Dan Gilbert and the great sayings he has to keep himself and the team to find ways to make themselves better. “If you believe it, you will see it” and “we can do well by doing good” to name a few.

Both Jim and Dan were born and raised in Detroit and have a passion to returning Detroit to its former glory. Learn what opportunities are available to you in Detroit and how to make your dream a reality while contributing to reshaping a city.

Guest Bios

Mr. James A. Ketai, also known as Jim, is the founder of Bedrock Real Estate Services and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Ketai served as Managing Partner of Bedrock Management Services, LLC. He served as Partner of Bedrock Management Services, LLC. Mr. Ketai served as Principal of Etkin Equities LLC. Mr. Ketai was responsible for Etkin Equities LLC’s day-to-day operations, including leasing and property management. Mr. Ketai has held senior management positions in real estate development for more than 20 years. Prior to joining Etkin Equities in 1989, He practiced real estate and bankruptcy law. He is involved in a variety of community and charity projects. He is a graduate of Michigan State University and Detroit College of Law.

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