Mary Kramer

Mary Kramer is a seasoned expert with more than 25 years of reporting and management experience. She joined Crain’s Detroit Business in 1989, and in 1990 was named Associate Publisher. In May 1994, Kramer was named a Vice President of Crain Communications Inc, and in May 2005 she was named Publisher, responsible for sales, circulation, and editorial operations of Crain’s Detroit Business. In 2012, she was named Group Publisher at Crain Communications, supervising Crain’s Cleveland Business in addition to Detroit. Today, she is active in many Detroit-area business and civic organizations, including several that support at-risk girls and education. She is a Trustee of both the Skillman Foundation in Detroit and Grand Valley State University (GVSU) in the Grand Rapids area. She was also the first woman to be elected President of the historic Detroit Athletic Club.