The History

Walsh College LaunchPad officially opened for business to students and alumni of Walsh on September 27th, 2010. The program provides Walsh students and alumni with the support to develop and launch their own business concepts.

Resources include guidance in developing the idea or concept, advice on growth strategies to take existing ventures to the next level, events and linkage to networking opportunities with industry experts and venture coaches.

Walsh College LaunchPad advances the mission and successful methodology designed by the University of Miami in 2008. 

Walsh College LaunchPad is a powerful collaboration between Walsh College, the New Economy Initiative (NEI) for Southeast Michigan, the University of Miami and Wayne State University.