The visionaries of Detroit

The once-great city in crisis needs all the innovation and optimism it can muster. In this installment in the Visionaries series, Fortune profiles a dozen people in metro Detroit, from entrepreneurs to big-business leaders. Their ideas and energy offer hope for a more vibrant Detroit economy.

For the first time in memory, all of the Detroit Three are run by industry outsiders, and they are making their presence felt in different ways. More
What do you do with an old car-body plant nobody wants? You turn it into a creative hive for upstart businesses that offers a spark of hope for Detroit's economy. More
Facing thousands of vacant homes, cities find the best option may be to downsize their town with the help of land banks. More