Month: July 2015

Detroit viaducts to get makeover

Midtown Detroit Inc. announced winners Thursday of a competition to renovate three scary-looking underpasses that connect Midtown to New Center into light-filled art experiences. Viaducts beneath train tracks at Cass, Second and Third will get... Read More...

Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition

Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition (AMIC) is an international business competition celebrating its sixth year of connecting entrepreneurial companies with national and international investors. The competition showcases the best and brightest... Read More...

D-NewTech @ VisionIT

One awesome guest speaker and then four startup creators this month take the stage for ten minutes each, five minutes to pitch and five minutes to answer questions, followed by open announcements and community networking. Guest speaker: David... Read More...

Macomb Innovation Fund Info Session

Applications for the new Innovation Fund Macomb Community College, Powered by JPMorgan Chase & Co., are open and will be accepted online at http://www.macomb.edu/cie. Entrepreneurs involved in high-growth technology-focused businesses, such as... Read More...

TechTown’s Blocks Retail Bootcamp

TechTown’s Blocks Retail Boot Camp prepares serious entrepreneurs with strong retail concepts for the successful launch of their brick-and-mortar business in a core Detroit commercial district after program completion. The program enables an... Read More...

Build Next: The Pitch Generator Canvas Part 1

Build Institute is excited to partner with Christa Chambers-Price of Entre Slam for our July Build Next workshop on the Pitch Generator Canvas to craft your small business' narrative and pitch. Workshop Outcomes: +You will leave with an actionable... Read More...

Let’s Put Detroit On The Map

Businesses that are online grow 40% faster than those that aren’t. It’s time to make sure all of Detroit’s businesses are on the map. Are you a small business in Detroit? TechTown Detroit and B4B Connect, an initiative of the Detroit Regional... Read More...