A handful of Detroit businesses have been chosen to begin planting the seeds for a new crop of creative business that will help re-shape Detroit’s economy.
Seventeen participants in the Michigan Shifting Gears program will celebrate completion of the career transition program Thursday, June 30 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Guardian Building, 500 Griswold, Detroit.
ENRG Power Systems, a startup in TechTown’s accelerator program, has been selected as a semi-finalist contestant in the 2011 CleanTech Open, the world’s largest cleantech business competition.
TechTown has launched a new talent page on its Web site to help connect talent with opportunities in Southeast Michigan.
Online Tech Inc. will hold another in its series of cloud computing seminars Tuesday, June 21 at NextEnergy and TechTown in Detroit.
Ann Arbor-based Online Tech Inc. will host another educational cloud computing seminar at NextEnergy and TechTown in Detroit on Tuesday, June 21.
Wayne State University is helping TechTown startup companies secure the best and brightest college talent with a new incentive program that rewards entrepreneurs for hiring work-study students.
Bizdom U, an entrepreneurship accelerator, is seeking up to 20 entrepreneurs to join its Fall 2011 Detroit training session.
TechTown, the Wayne State University research park and business incubator, is hosting a Shifting Gears training program that begins April 15. Shifting Gears is for seasoned professionals looking to shift into new career opportunities that allow them to use their business knowledge and experience in new ways.
According to a study led by the Kauffman Foundation, the Business Accelerator Network for Southeast Michigan – the group of the region’s four key business accelerators, Ann Arbor Spark, Automation Alley, the Macomb-OU Incubator and TechTown — have created more than 1,000 jobs and invested approximately $18 million in hundreds of start-up companies while securing more than $101.2 million in additional capital, a 6-to-1 investment ratio.