Detroit Entrepreneur Stories, from Start-up to Stay-up.

Every entrepreneur
starts somewhere.

For some, going into business starts with a dream. For others, with a need. For all, it is a journey. To succeed, you need determination, guts and vision. And a good dose of craziness doesn’t hurt. You also need support, inspiration and the practical tools to help you grow.

You’re not alone. You’re in good company.

Get Inspired


Through inspirational videos, podcasts, and features, learn how Detroit entrepreneurs have built and grown their businesses, from start-up to stay-up.

Get Connected


Quickly connect and search an ever-growing database of resources and practical tools to help you get started on your own journey—or find solutions to the problems you’re facing right now.

Find Your Village


Meet the people who are starting and growing businesses in your community. You’ll find that if entrepreneurship is something you wish to pursue, you are not alone.