About Us

As a division of Wayne State, a world-class research university, Executive & Professional Development has delivered customized business training, executive education and consulting services to more than 300 clients in Michigan. We serve our clients as a corporate learning partner by carefully designing solutions that address the unique needs of their organization. This partnership approach transcends a pre-packaged training experience and creates an enhanced learning environment for participants. Our ability to offer on-site degree, non-degree and online learning programs that access cutting-edge research and faculty expertise only further distinguishes our services from that of a traditional consulting company.

Clients that choose EPD want to move their organization forward with all-inclusive learning programs that are fully integrated, comprehensive and highly impactful. Our most frequently requested learning solutions involve:  


Business Training

Executive Education  


Professional Skills Leadership Development Competency Analysis
Business Analysis Strategic Planning Succession Planning
Quality Certification Talent Management Executive Coaching

EPD has been a learning partner to organizations in the metro Detroit area for more than 25 years. Our portfolio is broad, but a sampling of recent clients includes the Detroit Creative Corridor Center, Detroit Institute of Arts, Henry Ford College, Scleroderma Foundation-Michigan Chapter, UAW Chrysler, UAW Ford and WeiChai Power. You can contact the office at 313-577-4665 for references, or more information.