Event Notices From March 6

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2013

The University of Michigan central campus.

Crowdfunding By Person, Rather Than Business, To Get UM Pilot

A new crowdfunding platform that lets investors back individual people rather than specific ideas or projects will be piloted at the University of Michigan and four other universities this fall, company officials announced Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2012

Dan Milstein, CEO of Ann Arbor-based Gold Star Mortgage Financial Group, and "Michigan Matters" host Carol Cain talk about his incredible success story.

The Secret to Success: Entrepreneurs Share Their Stories

Milstein worked hard, very hard. And he created one of the nation’s most successful mortgage lending firms in the country where he serves as founder and CEO.

CBS 62–07/19/2012

Cobo Center will be the host of the Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress. (File photo)

Urban Economic Forum Addresses Needs Of Detroit Entrepreneurs

Up-and-coming business owners, along with those wanting to make their biz better, were at Cobo Center Thursday morning to discuss the needs of urban entrepreneurs in the Detroit area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2012

Bizdom U Fall 2010 Entrepreneurs (credit: www.bizdom.com)

Bizdom Searching For Entrepreneurs To Launch Tech Start-Ups In Detroit, Cleveland

The entrepreneurship accelerator Bizdom is on the hunt for the next generation of businesses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2012

Collaborative Group

Challenge Detroit Seeks Bold Entrepreneurs To Help Turn Around City

The Collaborative Group, a Birmingham-based nonprofit dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship, Monday announced the launch of Challenge Detroit, a national initiative aimed at helping to revitalize the Detroit area by attracting innovative, entrepreneurial thinkers to bring new ideas and contribute their intellectual capital to the community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2012

Southfield Town Center. (Credit: southfieldtowncenter.com)

Michigan Entrepreneurs Show Off At ‘Great Lakes Showcase’

Southfield-based PublicCity PR showed off a couple dozen Michigan entrepreneurial and nonprofit success stories Monday in what it dubbed the “Great Lakes Showcase” at the Southfield Westin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2012

accelerate michigan

Business Plan Event Hands Out $1 Million

The second annual Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition drew a crowd of hundreds this week to Eastern Michigan University’s Eagle Crest Resort to help develop the state’s economic future through entrepreneurship. But when you hand out $1 million, a big crowd is sure to develop.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011

Event Notices From November 4

The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2011


State Boosts Start-Ups With $25 Million

The Michigan Strategic Fund is awarding $25 million to eight organizations that will support entrepreneurs in launching and growing companies throughout the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011