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‘Hatching’ Finalists To Compete At Launched

Six entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to compete for a $10,000 prize while standing amongst priceless works of art at this year’s The Hatching finals, which will take place as part of the “Launched: Celebration of Entrepreneurship” event this Thursday, Dec. 12 at the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

Event Notices From Sept. 12

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2013

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UM Venture Fest Presenting Firms Top $1B Raised Since 2001

Companies that presented at the annual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium have now raised more than $1 billion since 2001, event organizers announced Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2013

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Steelcase Unit Donating Furniture To Startups

Turnstone, the Steelcase brand that designs office environments specifically for startups, Tuesday announced a 10-day, nine-state road trip starting at its Grand Rapids headquarters and ending at an Austin, Texas startup gathering.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2013

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Register Now for Winter 2013 Session of Michigan Shifting Gears

Michigan Shifting Gears, an intensive career transition initiative sponsored by the Michigan Economic Development Corp., kicks off a new three-month session on Tuesday, Jan. 22.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2013

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Kalamazoo Life Sciences Incubator Adds Short-Term Lab Space For Startups

The Southwest Michigan Innovation Center has unveiled a new resource for life science startups. Called Launch MI Lab, it’s a fully equipped and staffed bioscience laboratory to help startups get off the ground.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2012

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TechTown To Host Boston-Born Marketing Hackathon For Startups

TechTown Thursday announced that the Massachusetts Innovation and Technology Exchange, an organization representing Boston’s digital marketing, media and Internet technology community, has selected the Detroit-based nonprofit incubator and accelerator to host the first MITX Up Detroit, an event that will pair TechTown startups with veteran marketers for a free two-hour mentoring session on Tuesday, Nov. 13.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2012

Event Notices From October 24

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2012

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Abraham To Lead Initiative To Build New Companies From Research Ideas

Brian M. Abraham has been named to lead Spartan Innovations, L3C, a subsidiary of the Michigan State University Foundation focused on launching sustainable start-up companies from Michigan State University’s research innovations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012

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Registration Now Open for Summer Session of Michigan Shifting Gears

Michigan Shifting Gears, an intensive career transition program to help experienced professionals fine-tune their skills to fit the needs of small businesses and start-ups, kicks off a new three-month training session on June 26.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2012

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