manufacturing http://kut.org en With Shinola, Dallas Entrepreneur Brings Manufacturing Back to Detroit http://kut.org/post/shinola-dallas-entrepreneur-brings-manufacturing-back-detroit <p>Think of Detroit, and you likely think of a city past its prime.</p><p>But while Detroit faces an uphill climb since filing for bankruptcy in July, Heath Carr, CEO of Dallas-based&nbsp;Bedrock Manufacturing, has taken a decidedly bullish perspective on the city: His group is the parent company of <a href="Carr">Shinola</a>, a company manufacturing American-made watches, bicycles, leather goods and more in the Motor City.</p><p>“If you come to Detroit, you spend time there, you get to know the people," Carr says. "The people that care about moving it forward, it's an energy you want to be part of.”</p><p>Listen to Carr speak with KUT's David Brown:</p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/121071392" width="100%"></iframe></p><p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 14:38:25 +0000 David Brown 9230 at http://kut.org With Shinola, Dallas Entrepreneur Brings Manufacturing Back to Detroit