Melanie de Vries, chief operations officer for payment scholar, makes a presentation during Bizdom's Demo Day in the M@dison Building. (By Edward Cardenas)

Bizdom Tech Start-Ups Pitch Investors In Detroit

Ten technology start-ups made presentations Thursday at Bizdom’s Demo Days to potential investors.

CBS Detroit–11/14/2014

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Detroit-Based Start-up Takes The Scare Out Of Haunted House Ticketing

A Detroit start-up has created an online ticketing service for haunted attractions.

CBS Detroit–10/19/2014

The website of Bamboo Detroit, a coworking center in Detroit.

Co-Lab Detroit: Detroit’s Co-working Spaces Open For Week-Long Event

Later this month, a federation of Detroit co-working spaces calling itself Co-Lab Detroit will invite the public to learn and explore the concept in a week of open houses — letting everyone check out the available co-working spaces in the downtown-Midtown area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2014

Grand Circus

Event To Link Tech Talent With Tech Startups

It’s tough to find tech talent these days — that’s the story across the board in Michigan. Well, an event set for Jan. 9 and sponsored by Automation Alley, Grand Circus and Bizdom aims to do something about that.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2013


Bizdom Now Offers Startups Up To $125K In Seed Funding

Bizdom’s winter accelerator application period is still open and will be accepting applications through Dec. 1.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2013

The fifth floor meeting area of downtown Detroit's Madison Building (PR photo)

Grand Circus Joins Google Tech Hub Network

Grand Circus, the new technology training network, has been added to the new Google for Entrepreneurs Tech Hub Network.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2013


Chicago Native’s Online Business Moves To Detroit

The days of clunky, time consuming group food ordering is about to meet its demise, thanks to a new Detroit startup,

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2013

The GreenLancer team, Energy Policy Analyst (left to right) Doug Elbinger, Chief Technology Officer Patrick McCabe, Bizdom  Accelerator Leader Chris Seago, and Chief Executive Officer Michael Sharber recreate the Beatles' famous 'Abbey Road' album cover complete to the bare feet and white suit on a renamed Woodward Avenue in Detroit.  (PRNewsFoto/GreenLancer)

GreenLancer Closes $500,000 In ‘A’ Round Initial Funding, a Web-based provider of engineering and services for solar energy projects, last week announced it had secured another $222,500 to complete its A round financing of $500,000.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2013


NewME Brings Silicon Valley To Detroit With PopUp Accelerator; Local Partners Include MTAM

NewME Accelerator is inviting local technology start-up rock stars to participate in the Detroit PopUp Accelerator this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2013

Campus Commandos

Campus Commandos’ Success Helps Fuel Detroit Startup Scene

Detroit’s startup scene continues to grow, as the college marketing agency Campus Commandos, a company launched through entrepreneurship accelerator Bizdom, announced it has begun making equity investments back to the Bizdom fund that initially seeded the company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2013