Business Plan Competition

Business Plan Competition

Business Plan Competition For Mason County Based Businesses $50,000 prize Applications due by July 31, 2017 One lucky entrepreneur with a viable business idea or with less than $100,000 in sales annually will win $50,000 in prize money in a “Shark Tank”-style competition in front of a live audience Sept. 15. And the only catch […]

Pitch Competition

Three Opportunities for Entrepreneurs to Compete for Prizes  in Ypsilanti Pitch@WCC  Pitch@WCC is geared toward students and the community to strengthen entrepreneurial skills and advance business concepts, improving success at the event and beyond. The event takes place at Washtenaw Community College, located at 4800 E Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor, MI‎, on April 20, […]

TEAM SBA Financing Roundtable Hosted by SBDC – Kalamazoo- February 12, 2016

TEAM SBA Financing     Roundtable Hosted by SBDC – Kalamazoo- February 12, 2016 Free SBA Roundtable on Small Business     Lending The U.S. Small Business Administration and the Michigan Small Business Development Center are     pleased to offer a free TEAM SBA Roundtable on Small Business Lending at: 3110 Schneider Hall Haworth College of Business Western Michigan […]

11th Annual Entrepreneurship Scorecard

11th Annual Entrepreneurship Scorecard shows continued gains . . . This week the MiQuest Growth Economics group released the 11th annual Entrepreneurship Scorecard showing that the state continued to improve the environment it offers to small business entrepreneurs. According to Dr. Graham Toft, author and statistician of the Scorecard, there has been a “. . […]

ACE 2015

Annual Collaboration for Entrepreneurship     – January 29, 2015 Michigan born entrepreneur and The Grommet CEO Jules Pieri will draw on her years of experience reshaping how customer products get discovered,   shared, and bought in her keynote address to ACE ’15, the 15th Annual  Collaboration for Entrepreneurship event.  ACE will be held Thursday, January 29, 2014 from […]

Michigan Growth Capital Symposium 2014

Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Call for Presenting Companies – Application Deadline April 1 The 33rd Michigan Growth Capital Symposium will be held on June 17&18, 2014 at the Marriott Resort, Ypsilanti, Michigan. Presenting Company Applications for companies seeking Seed, A and B Rounds of funding are now being accepted online at More details can […]

ATTENTION ENTREPRENEURS ACE’14 – Annual Collaboration for Entrepreneurship

ATTENTION  ENTREPRENEURS ACE’14 – Annual Collaboration for Entrepreneurship Join a forward-thinking community of entrepreneurs, innovators and business leaders from around the Great Lakes region to network, learn and connect.  Attend ACE’14 and hear leading experts, watch the elevator pitch and take advantage of Consultants’ Corridor, which will have more than 130 sessions open to entrepreneurs on a first-come, first-served basis.  These […]