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Bamboo Detroit Co-Founder Lewan Discloses Details Of Co-Working Space Impact Report

ROYAL OAK - Bamboo Detroit Co-Founder Amanda Lewan joins M2 TechCast to talk about her co-working space in downtown Detroit she launched in 2013. Bamboo Detroit now has 250 members, more than a quarter of which generate at least $500,000 a year. Lewan details other results form the 2017 Bamboo Detroit Economic Impact Report. Other findings

By | 2017-11-19T19:23:13+00:00 November 19th, 2017|Entrepreneurs, M2 TechCast, Podcasts|

Bamboo Detroit: Women Embracing Entrepreneurship; Quarter Of Members Make $500,000 Plus

DETROIT – Bamboo Detroit, the city’s original shared office space community, today unveiled its 2017 Bamboo Detroit Economic Impact Report.  This is the first study conducted by the organization of its member businesses and their owners. It is also believed to be one of the first inside looks at the impact of businesses who utilized

By | 2017-11-10T13:13:32+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Entrepreneur Corner, Entrepreneurs, Featured|

Meet Eight Startups Pitching Rise Of The Rest With AOL Founder Steve Case

ANN ARBOR - AOL Founder Steve Case is coming back to Michigan for his Rise of the Rest with Steve Case showcase. The event series aims to spur investments and awareness of talented tech startups in cities outside of Silicon Valley. The event is open for RSVP, taking place in Ann Arbor at the Michigan Theater. There will

By | 2017-10-03T20:49:27+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Entrepreneurs|

Deadline For Startup Boost Applications At Bamboo Detroit Sept. 26

DETROIT - Detroit has been chosen as one of a handful of cities to host the global pre-accelerator Startup Boost. The free six-week mentorship program is open for applications now through September 26. Each week startups will participate in pitch practices and meet with mentors and investors in order to prepare for funding. “The program

By | 2017-09-22T07:15:41+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurs, Featured|

11 New Startups Join TechStars Mobility Detroit

DETROIT - The third class of Detroit’s Techstars Mobility was announced last week, welcoming a total of eleven new companies to Downtown Detroit. Techstars Mobility brings entrepreneurs from all around the world to Detroit to work on a concept that innovates the way that goods and people are transported around the world. The program has

By | 2017-07-28T13:18:01+00:00 July 28th, 2017|Entrepreneurs|

Pitch n’ Pontiac, Momentum Biz Plan Competition Offer Cash Prizes For Startups

DETROIT - Calling all startups and small businesses, Michipreneur has found more pitch opportunities that lead to cash prizes. In Pontiac their second annual Pitch n’ Pontiac is back. With partnership from CEED Lending, businesses can pitch and compete for prizes. First prize is $7,500 in cash with support services too. Those in food, technology,

By | 2017-07-20T18:58:02+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurs|

Friday Deadline To Apply For $50,000 Hatch Detroit Contest

The City of Detroit has a long and growing list of resources for small business owners looking to put roots down. Whether it’s Motor City Match, Hatch, NEIdeas, there’s plenty of opportunity for business owners. Hatch Detroit is one of the top grant competitions that happens every year, giving away $50K to one lucky winner.

By | 2017-07-12T19:39:39+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurs|

Hatch Detroit & NEideas Open In May For Small Business Grants

DETROIT - Starting May 1st two big grant competitions for businesses in Detroit are opening up, the Hatch Detroit retail competition, and the NEIdeas small business growth competition. These two grants will award entrepreneurs cash to open up shop or grow their companies in Detroit. Hatch Detroit is a $50,000 award for the 1st place

By | 2017-04-25T19:22:44+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Entrepreneurs|

Google’s Demo Day Back At Grand Circus March 30

DETROIT - Google’s Demo Day in Detroit is back in action this month at Grand Circus, the local tech training institute, March 30. Applications are due March 17. Final selections will be made March 22. Startups can apply now to pitch in front of a panel of judges. One winner of the Detroit event will get

By | 2017-03-14T20:33:29+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Entrepreneurs, Featured|

Entrepreneur You Conference For Women Is Back

DETROIT - Entrepreneur YOU is the premier women led conference supporting other women entrepreneurs in the region. The conference is back again this month on March 15th, 8:30am-3:00 pm at Walsh College. The conference is a collaborative effort hosted by Inforum Michigan, Walsh College, and the Michigan’s Women Foundation. This year you can expect a lot

By | 2017-03-08T16:55:24+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Entrepreneurs|