MBRI was initially formed in 1994 when Macauley's, Inc.
According to Jack Macauley, president and CEO of Staples Business Advantage in Detroit 'This name change from MBRI to Staples Business Advantage marks the final and most exciting step of our integration into the Staples family.
I am pleased to announce that as we inaugurate the public phase of the MBRI Building Fund Campaign, we have gifts and pledges of $1.
The new building will save MBRI $300,000 a year in rental costs and create an income stream of $500,000 a year from space leased to start-up biotechnology companies that need guidance and services in close proximity to MBRI.
The inauguration event showcased an MBRI retrospective of its 11 years of successes.
Members of the MBRI Building Fund Cabinet in addition to Carter and Goldberg include: Peter H.
Since its founding in 1984, MBRI has had a significant track record of tangible results.
The acquisition of MBRI
significantly broadens our nationwide and regional contract office supply business while providing Staples an opportunity to build upon our recent retail commitment to the Michigan market," said Ron Sargent, president, Staples Contract and Commercial.