Emagine Entertainment, Inc., an innovator of luxury theater, and Walsh College, a premier national and international college of business and technology, hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the relocation of Emagine’s corporate headquarters, now located on Walsh College’s second floor in Troy, Michigan. City 3838 Livernois Road.
Emagine Entertainment’s new co-location of office space is part of a wider partnership with Walsh College; an example that exemplifies the best in business and higher education. The partnership focuses on ideas for innovative action, providing Emagine employees with access to continuing higher education and professional development opportunities, and providing internships, full-time positions, and real-world business and educational synergies with Emagine to the Walsh College community .
Troy Mayor Ethan Baker said, “Walsh is an important part of our community. The students who come in and out of here are being trained in the city of Troy. Many of them work in Troy and also go out on behalf of our city in the state and the countryside. Knowing that Emagine is here as a major partner at Walsh College only adds to the great story of the city of Troy.”
Paul Glantz, Walsh College alumnus and co-founder/chairman of Emagine Entertainment, said, “I would like to thank our CEO, Anthony LaVerde, for his vision, working with Suzy Siegle, President and CEO of Wash College, to Advancing has the opportunity not only to occupy the space, but also to work with the Walsh community.” Glantz continued, “In an academic environment, it is a privilege to be surrounded by young people who are working hard to improve their skills and learn so that they too can be in the A better role in society, a better socio-economic outcome, compared to where they are today, it’s really a privilege for us. We’re happy and happy to be here.”
The ribbon cutting ceremony took place on Monday, February 6, 2023, with key participants including Paul Glantz, Walsh College alumni and Emagine Entertainment co-founder/chairman, Anthony LaVerde, Emagine Entertainment CEO, Emagine leadership team Suzy Siegle, Walsh College Ethan Baker, Mayor and CEO, City of Troy; Tara Tomcsik-Husak, President and CEO, Troy Chamber of Commerce; and City officials, members of the Troy Chamber of Commerce, members of the Walsh University Board of Trustees, Walsh College Foundation Board of Trustees and Walsh College executive leadership team members.
Emagine Entertainment’s corporate offices are located at Walsh College at 3838 Livernois Rd., Troy, MI 48083.
About Imagine Entertainment
Affiliates of Emagine Entertainment own and operate luxury theaters in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota and Wisconsin. The Emagine-operated theater has a total of 30,068 seats and 342 screens. Emagine is a leader in bringing luxury theater to the Detroit metropolitan market. Emagine has the honor and distinction of being voted “Best Movie Theater” by the Detroit Free Press, Detroit News and WDIV Television for many years in a row. Emagine has been voted “Best Theater for First-Running Movies” by the Hour Detroit Magazine for the past 9 years.
Emagine is a recognized innovator in the theatrical exhibition industry and was the first theater chain in the world to convert to 100% digital projection. In 1997, Cinema Hollywood (now Emagine Birch Run) was the first theater in Michigan to have all the stadium seats. Emagine was the first to bring 4K projection to the Detroit market, and has three of the first 100 Dolby Atmos® immersive sound systems deployed worldwide. On December 15, 2017, Emagine began operations of Michigan’s largest movie screen with the opening of its Super EMAX auditorium (with laser projection technology) at its massive movie theater in Novi, Michigan; The Canton/Westland location features the Midwest’s largest CinemaScope screen. Paul Glantz, chairman of Emagine Entertainment, accepted an exclusive interview with CNN to express his views on the operation of luxury theaters. On February 28, 2018, Emagine Entertainment, Inc. and seven-time BET Award-winning and Grammy-nominated superstar Big Sean (Sean Anderson) announced their joint venture agreement to develop Sean Anderson Powered by Emagine Theatre, which is a world-class center of Detroit’s premier movie and live music entertainment (and probably elsewhere in the US). The new partnership is actively scouting potential locations in Detroit.
For more information, please visit www.emagine-entertainment.com
About Walsh College
Founded in 1922 by accountant Mervyn B. Walsh of the Thomas Edison Light Company, Walsh College is an upper-division undergraduate and graduate institution that provides transformative business and technology education that combines theory, application and professional experience to prepare graduates for Ready for success career.
Accredited by the Higher Learning Council (HLC), the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), and recognized as a National Security Agency (NSA) Center of Excellence, Walsh College offers undergraduate degrees in marketing, management, human resources and postgraduate degrees Management, Finance, Accounting, Data Analytics, Information Technology, Cyber Security, STEM MBA and Organizational Resilience MBA, with multiple tracks. Students can earn a dual master’s degree by enrolling in a unique dual degree pathway, in which they earn both degrees in an accelerated time frame.
Walsh College also offers a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) and several non-degree certificate options in areas such as human resources, global project management, cybersecurity, data analytics, and continuing education programs for tax and accounting professionals.
As Walsh College celebrates its centennial, its Walsh College Forward campaign and strategic plan focuses on advancing the college’s commitment to increasing student access and affordability, and expanding business and technical education through innovative learning and Partnerships.
For more information, please visit: www.walshcollege.edu