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GoodBoy Clothing Featured on Gary Bredow's Start Up TV Show | The GOODS

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In December of 2019, GoodBoy Clothing was the spotlight feature on the national docu-series Start Uphosted by Detroit host/creator/producer Gary Bredow. Airing exclusively on PBS, the episode features the fashionable clothing brand and its founder Oaklin Mixon as he continuously strives to break boundaries in his hometown of Flint, Michigan.

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Deon Mixon: Detroit Native Gets Creative With Graphic Design Board Game | The GOODS

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With an eye for design and a mission to help people find the inner designer within them, Detroit native Deon Mixon is on the right path to making his and others' dreams come true.

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Bruce Schwartz : Detroit's Renaissance Ambassador | The GOODS

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Detroit, Michigan was one of many cities that has experienced economical  hardship within the last few decades but is now making a powerful comeback.  With recent additions such as Little Caesars Arena, many shops align the Woodward Ave corridor and people bustle through the streets to work and play.  The city is alive and well.  However, this doesn't happen outside of committed individuals like Bruce Schwartz, who has made his home in Motown using his unique influence and abilities to make sure the city continues on a progressive trajectory.

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Eric Jackson - Craft Beer & An Uncapped Soul | THE GOODS

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I had my first beer, surprisingly, after college in 2009 and my first craft beer in 2011. Between the domestic beer experience and the craft, beer was held in extremely low regard, but once I tried my first craft beer at Yazoo Brewery, 

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Jason Wilson: A portrait of community leadership | The GOODS

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Detroit’s Jason Wilson is a husband and father of two, and the founder and head instructor of the Cave of Adullam Transformational Training Academy, also known as CATTA. CATTA is a leadership and martial arts center where Wilson, through his years of mentoring and his experience in the arts of Aikibujutsu, Jiujitsu, Judo, Kempo, Short Staff Fighting and Combat Boxing, trains young men how to defend themselves and others, and above all, how to carry themselves with respect and treat others in kind.  

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