DETROIT: Ilitch Holdings has hired Doug Kuiper as VP of corporate communications.
He will oversee the organization's communications function, with a major focus on the new Events Center District. John Hahn formerly held the position.
Kuiper is joining the company from Covisint in Detroit, where he was CMO. Previously, he spent 14 years in marcomms leadership roles at Compuware, which purchased Covisint in 2004. He has also served as the director of PR for the psychiatry department at Wayne State University's school of medicine.