Dan Gilbert, who, along with other investors, is in talks to acquire a casino license in Maryland, has his hands in what feels like 1,763 different delicious business pies. It's not just an illusion, though it is hard to keep track of everything.
As for why there's so much overlap and people from one company playing roles in others, Gilbert calls it "eating your own dog food." There has to be a more appetizing way to say that.
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