Walsh College LaunchPad Press Mentions

2017 Press Mentions:

- Women-owned Businesses Come Together at North End Collective (Deidra Hogue, Traveling Pants Co.) | MetroTimes (May 17, 2017)

- Entrepreneurs Banking on the Qline to Increase Business (Deidra Hogue, Traveling Pants Co.) | WXYZ TV (May 10, 2017)

Finding the Next Warren Buffett: Tony Mitchell | Forbes (May 9, 2017)

- Ready for the Q-LINE? Detroit's Streetcar gets Ready to Debut (Deidra Hogue, Traveling Pants Co.)| Detroit Free Press (May 8, 2017)

- Entrepreneur-YOU Conference to Offer Business Resources for Women | The Oakland Press (March 13, 2017)

- Entrepreneur-YOU Event to Empower Women | Carolyn Cassin interviewed by JoAnne Purtan on WXYZ TV Noon News (March 13, 2017)

Entrepreneur-YOU Conference Set for March 15 at Walsh College in Troy | dbusiness (February 17, 2017)

- Detroit's Newest Shopping & Art Destination The NorthEnd Collective is Celebrating its Grand Opening | The Traveling Pants Press Release (January 27, 2017)

- Patty Werner Launches All New Method that Helps Babies Sleep Through the Night | PRWeb
  (January 12, 2017)

2016 Press Mentions:

‘Detroit Beer’ Author to Discuss Area’s Rich Brewery History at Royal Oak Brewpub | The Oakland Press (December 7, 2016)

- Forces of Nature | Uecker-Randow BLITZ am Sonntag (November 27, 2016)

- New Startup Activates Corporate Giving Through Tech | Michipreneur (November 23, 2016)

- Women Entrepreneurs Split $36,000 in Prizes in Detroit Contest | Crain's Detroit Business
  (November 15, 2016)

- Two Michigan Women Influence Changes to the 2016 Safe Sleep Policy | StreetInsider.com
  (November 14, 2016)

- Oakland Entrepreneurial Alliance Press Release | Advantage Oakland.com (October 20, 2016)

- Appeal of Entrepreneurship Classes on Rise for All Majors | Crain's Detroit Business (September 4, 2016)

- CHS Marketing Class "Walsh College Make It Better" Contest Winners | Clarkston High School Newsletter (May 25, 2016)

- Marketing Students Compete at Walsh College | East Detroit Public School Website (May 5, 2016)

- Walsh College LaunchPad's 'Make It Better' Contest Promotes Michigan Entrepreneurism | Automation Alley Press Releases (Mar. 7, 2016)

2015 Press Mentions:

- Mom's Recipe for Natural Deodorant Leads to Family Business | WXYZ TV "Mom's a Genius" Segment (Dec. 7, 2015)

- Walsh College Walshpreneur Fair Announcement | Automation Alley Calendar (Nov. 2, 2015)

- Walshpreneur Fair Announcement | Troy Chamber Calendar (Oct. 20, 2015)

- Motor City Brew Tours Hosted a Special VIP German Beer Tasting at Walsh College Oktoberfest | I'm a Beer Hound (Oct. 29, 2015)

Southfield:  Cookie Dreams Come True for Former Assembly Line Worker | Oakland County 115 News Hub (Oct. 18, 2015)

- Crain's 40 Under 40 2015 Anthony Majewski, Read with Max, LLC | Crain's Detroit Business (Oct. 10, 2015) 

- Automotive Buyout Paves Way for Entrepreneurial Dream | The Oakland Press (Oct. 4, 2015) 

- Automotive Buyout Paves Way for Entrepreneurial Dream | MITECHNEWS.COM (Sept. 18, 2015)

- Southfield Woman Launches Cookie Company | The Southfield Eccentric (September 13, 2015)

- Stories Related to Trillium Facility Solutions Makes Old-School Methods New Again | Wopular (September 4, 2015)

- Trillium Facility Solutions Makes Old-School Methods New Again | The Macomb Daily (September 4, 2015)

- Media Genesis Grows Thanks to Focus on Startups with High Growth Potential | Troy Chamber News at a Glance | (July 20, 2015)

- Media Genesis Grows Thanks to Focus on Starups with High Growth Potential | metromode (July 16, 2015)

- Secure Beginnings, LLC mentioned in Deals & Details | Crain's Detroit Business (July 6, 2015)

- Beer Bike Ride Raises $3,000 for Paint Creek Trail | The Oakland Press (July 1, 2015)

- Detroit-based Manufacturer of Breathable Crib Mattresses Triples Sales | dbusiness (June 18, 2015)

- Social Media Drives Detroit Baby Business to Extraordinary New Heights | PRNewswire (June 17, 2015)

- Roundup: MCWT, Blackstone LaunchPad, Court Innovations, Prix & More | Xconomy (May 27, 2015)

- Frankenmuth High School Senior Wins Walsh College Competition | Frankenmuth News (May 20, 2015)

- Creative Agency The Work Adds Staff as It Expands Workload | Detroit City and Press (April 17, 2015)

- Detroit Agency Mentored by Walsh College of Troy, Expands to LA and New York | The Oakland Press (April 16, 2015)

- Commercial Video Company Goes Coastal | Troy Times (April 15, 2015)

- Creative Agency The Work Adds Staff as It Expands Workload | model D (April 7, 2015)

- Roundup: HelloWorld, Blackstone, MI Celebrates Small Business & More - Xconomy | Technodailies (Mar. 18, 2015)

- Roundup: Hello World, Blalckstone, MI Celebrates Small Business & More | Financial News Focus & Twitter (Mar. 16, 2015)

- Roundup: HelloWorld, Blackstone, MI Celebrates Small Business & More | Xconomy (March 16, 2015)

- The Work Go Native | ShotsNet (February 24, 2015)

- Students Invited to 'Make It Better' | Michigan Independent Colleges & Universities (Feb. 21, 2015)

- Entrepreneur Program at Walsh Goes Fashion Forward | Community Foundation for SEMI Report (Feb. 20, 2015)

- Entrepreneur Finding Fashion Success Through Personal Touch | The Macomb Daily (Feb. 19, 2015)

- Entrepreneur Finds Fashion SuccessThrough Personal Touch | The Oakland Press (February 15, 2015)

- Entrepreneur Program at Walsh Goes Fashion Forward | The Troy Times (February 12, 2015)

- Contest Promotes Michigan Entrepreneurism | The Troy Times (February 12, 2015)

- Entrepreneur Program at Walsh Goes Fashion Forward | candgnews.com (February 11, 2015)

- Contest Promotes Michigan Entrepreneurism 'High School and Community College Submissions Encouraged' | Walsh College Press Release (Feb. 3, 2015)

- Roundup: U-M, NextEnergy, Blackstone LaunchPad, Rockwell Medical & More | AtomsToBits Twitter Post (Jan. 30, 2015)

- Roundup: U-M, NextEnergy, Blackstone LaunchPad, Rockwell Medical & More | Transwer Facebook Post (Jan. 30, 2015)

- Roundup:  U-M, NextEnergy, Blackstone LaunchPad, Rockwell Medical & More | Xconomy (Jan. 30, 2015)

- Roundup:  U-M, NextEnergy, Blackstone LaunchPad, Rockwell Medical & More | Infocrowler (Jan. 30, 2015)

- Students Invited to 'Make It Better' | MI Business Start-Ups Supplement to the Oakland Press (Jan. 28, 2015)

- Shop Owner Grows Business While Helping Other Entrepreneurs | MI Business Start-Ups Supplement to the Oakland Press (Jan. 28, 2015)

- Quest for Chemical-free Deodorant Ignites Macomb Township Business | MI Business Start-Ups Supplement to the Oakland Press (Jan. 28, 2015)

- Contest Promotes Michigan Entrepreneurism | Real Times Media (January 20, 2015)

- Contest Promotes Michigan Entrepreneurism | Michigan Chronicle (January 20, 2015)

- Walsh College Make It Better Contest Announced | Automation Alley (January 20, 2015)

- Students Invited to 'Make It Better' | Heritage.com (January 18, 2015)

- Students Invited to "Make It Better" | The Oakland Press (January 16, 2015)

- Secure Beginnings Offers Air-Permeable Crib Mattress to Combat SIDS | Xconomy (January 14, 2015)

- It's a Good Day When You Visit Picasso's Grapevine | Independence Township Cable TV (January 9, 2015)
 

2014 Press Mentions:

- Secure Beginnings Creates Breathable Mattress for Infants | The Adcraft Club (Dec. 30, 2014)

- Secure Beginnings Creates Breathable Mattress for Infants | se-mi Start-Up (Dec. 19, 2014)

- Birmingham Shop Owner Grows Business While Helping Other Entrepreneurs | The Oakland Press (Dec. 19, 2014)

- Secure Beginnings Creates Breathable Mattress for Infants | model D (December 16, 2014)

- Social Scene: Shop and Champagne featuring D. Kulak and N. Martens | Birmingham-Bloomfield Eccentric (Dec. 14, 2014)

- Start Up Radio Podcast featuring Julie Andreae of Secure Beginnings, LLC and Jason Beale of RegainGo (Dec. 13, 2014)

- Birmingham Gift Shop Owner Stresses Fun, Value of Relationships | Crain's Detroit Business (Dec. 3, 2014)

- Seven Blackstone LaunchPad Ventures Win Best of MichBusiness Honors | USA News
  (November 25, 2014)

- Seven Blackstone LaunchPad Ventures Win Best of MichBusiness Honors | MEDC LinkedIn
  (November 25, 2014)

- Seven Blackstone LaunchPad Ventures Win Best of MichBusiness Honors | Xconomy (Nov. 24, 2014)

- Small Talk Radio Podcast with Mark Lee featuring S. Bergeron and D. Kulak of other Fun Stuff! | Small Talk Radio (Nov. 23, 2014)

- Accolades Go to Seven Walsh College Blackstone LauncHPad Winners | Picasso's Grapevine Website
  (November 21, 2014)

- Macomb Township Woman's Organic Products Spotlighted | Macomb Daily (November 19, 2014)

- Seven Area Startups to Receive Best of MichBusiness Awards | The Adcraft Club (November 16, 2014)

- Chamber Bucks a Practical Gift for Employees | The Birmingham Eccentric (November 16, 2014)

- Seven Area Startups to Receive Best of MichBusiness Awards | metromode (November 13, 2014)

- Walsh College Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week | Troy Chamber of Commerce Events
  (November 10, 2014)

- Walshpreneur Fair | dbusiness (November 10, 2014)

- Walshpreneur Fair | My San Antonio Website (November 6, 2014)

- Walshpreneur Fair | Zvents (November 5, 2014)

- Walshpreneur Fair | Oakland Press Business (November 5, 2014)

- Entrepreneur-YOU Venture Funding Awarded to Women-owned Michigan Businesses | Daily Tribune (Nov. 3, 2014)

- Walshpreneur Fair | Crain's Detroit Business (October 15, 2014)

- Walsh College Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week | Targeted News Service (October 9, 2014)

- Walsh College Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week | Paul Glantz Twitter (October 8, 2014)

- Walshpreneur Fair | Lexington Herald Leader at Kentucky.com (October 8, 2014)

- Walsh College Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week | Americantowns.com (October 8, 2014)

- Walshpreneur Fair | The Detroit News (October 7, 2014)

- Walshpreneur Fair | Xconomy (October 3, 2014)

- Walsh College Walshpreneur Fair | Michigan Business Network (October 3, 2014)

- Walsh College Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week | Automation Alley Press Release (Oct. 3, 2014)

- Walsh College Offers Walshpreneur Fair in November | MITECHNEWS.COM (Sept. 29, 2014)

- Quest for Quaility Chemical-free Deodorant Ignites New Business | The Macomb Daily (Sept. 24, 2014)

  - Brazilian Native Brings Sweet Business to Michigan | Royal Oak Daily Tribune (Sept. 5, 2014)  

- Entrepreneur Program at Walsh Launches Sweet Initiatives | Birmingham-Bloomfield Eagle (Sept. 3, 2014)

 - Entrepreneur Program at Walsh Launches Sweet Initiatives | Sterling Heights Sentry (Sept. 3, 2014)

 - Entrepreneur Program at Walsh Launches Sweet Initiatives | Rochester Post (Sept. 4, 2014)

- Brazilian Native Brings Sweet Business to Oakland County | The Oakland Press (online) (Sept. 2, 2014)

- Brazilian Native Brings Sweet Business to Michigan | Daily Tribune (Sept. 2, 2014);  -
- Brazilian Native Brings Sweet Business to Town |The Oakland Press (Printed) (August 31, 2014)
- Brazilian Native Brings Sweet Business to Town |The Oakland Press (Printed) (August 31, 2014)----- Brazilian Native Brings Sweet Business to Michigan | Daily Tribune (Sept. 2, 2014)

- Brazilian Native Brings Sweet Business to Town |The Oakland Press (Printed) (August 31, 2014)

    - Entrepreneur Program at Walsh Launches Sweet Initiatives | Troy Times (August 28, 2014)

 - Brazilian Immigrants  Launch Pastry Biz, Doce Brigadeiro | SE MI Start-Up (August 22, 2014)    - Entrepreneur Program at Walsh Launches Sweet Initiatives | C and G News (August 27, 2014)

  - Brazilian Immigrants Launch Pastry Biz, Doce Brigadeiro | metromode (August 21, 2014)

 - Confectioners Offer Brazilian Gourmet Sweets | dbusiness (August 19, 2014)

 - Wine-inspired Art Studio Opens in Clarkston | Prosper (August 13, 2014)

- Wine-inspired Art Studio Opens in Clarkston | The Adcraft Club of Detroit (August 10, 2014) 

- Wine inspired Art Studio Opens in Clarkston, Michigan | wine hq (August 2, 2014)

- Sterling Heights Team Brings Book Series to Life in 3-D Animation | dbusiness (August 1, 2014)

- Wine-inspired Art Studio Opens in Clarkston | metromode (July 31, 2014)

Picasso’s Grapevine Opens in Clarkston | Troy Patch, Royal Oak Patch and Oakland Town-Lake Orion    Patch (July 24, 2014)

Picasso’s Grapevine Opens in Clarkston | Automation Alley (July 23, 2014)

- Resident Reach Creates Service that Checks In on Seniors | SE MI Start-Up (July 11, 2014)

- Wayne State, Walsh College help Blackstone LaunchPad Grow Michigan Businesses | Crain’s Detroit Business  (July 10, 2014)

- Macomb Business Provides Health, Safety Checkup Calls | dbusiness (July 10, 2014)

- Resident Reach Creates Service that Checks in on Seniors | metromode (July 10, 2014)

- Carol Glynn and Bill Volz featured on Small Talk Radio with Mark Lee | Heard at 15:00 mark (July 4, 2014)

- Ruma Organics Brings Natural Spin on Deodorant | Adcraft (June 20, 2014)

- Personal Quest Leads to Business Venture | Troy Patch (June 17, 2014)

- Ruma Organics Brings Natural Spin on Deodorant | metromode & se-mi start-up (June 12, 2014)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Grows Make It Better Contest | The Adcraft Club of Detroit (May 20, 2014)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Grows Make It Better Competition | iHigh.com (May 19, 2014)

- FHS Senior Wins Walsh College Competition | Frankenmuth News (May 14, 2014)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Grows Make It Better Competition | se-mi start-up | (May 14, 2014)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Grows Make It Better Competition | metromode (May 8, 2014)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Competition Winners Announced | Daily Tribune & Oakland Press (May 7, 2014)

- Walsh College Honors 3 Teens with ‘Make It Better’ Award | dbusiness (May 6, 2014)

- BYOB at New Suburban Art Studio Doesn't Mean Bring Brushes | Deadline Detroit
  (February 22, 2014)

- Art Studio in Clarkston to be BYOB | Oakland Press (February 20, 2014)

- High School and Community College Competition | Automation Alley (February 19, 2014)

- Master Gardner Grows Online Seed Business | Oakland Press (February 16, 2014)

- BYOB Art Studio OK'd | Clarkston News, Sherman Publications, Inc. (February 12, 2014)

- Garden Hoard Uses Business Contest Winnings to Grow Seed Saving | horti-daily (February 12, 2014)

- Garden Hoard Uses Business Contest Winnings to Grow Seed Saving | Oakland Press Home and
  Garden (February 11, 2014)

- Garden Hoard Uses Business Contest Winnings to Grow Seed Saving Company | Daily Tribune
  (February 11, 2014)

- Master Gardener Sees Online Business Grow as She Remains Dedicated to Propogating Heirloom
   Seeds
| Observer and Eccentric (February 6, 2014)

- Walsh College Blackstone LaunchPad Make it Better Competition Announced | Multiple Patches
   (January 27, 2014)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Make it Better Competition Challenges Youth | Oakland Press
   (January 27, 2014)

- Matt's Favorites: Sign Up Now for LTU Event, Behind the Scenes with Electricians at NAIAS,
   Entrepreneurship Contest, and More
| CBS Detroit (January 21, 2014)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Make it Better Competition Challenges Young Minds | Automation Alley Press
   Release (January 21, 2014)

- Six Entrepreneur Finalists Selected for ACE '14 Elevator Pitch Competition | SBA Bulletin 
   (January 21, 2014)

- Roundup:  iRule, Blackstone LaunchPad, Co-Working in Detroit | XconomyDET (January 17, 2014)
 

2013 Press Mentions:

- Passion for Movies Leads to Entrepreneurial Success On-line | The Oakland Press
  (December 22, 2013)

- Fun Stuff is a Stocking Stuffer Gift Shop | Birmingham Patch (December 15, 2013)

- Movie Insider Tweets by Blackstone and NEI | (December 9-11, 2013)

- Passion for Movies Leads to Entrepreneurial Success On-line | CBS Detroit (December 4, 2013)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Member Tonya McNeal-Weary | Walsh College Alumni e-News
  (November 5, 2013)

- Aveneer Dental Studio Opens in Shelby | Shelby-Utica Patch (October 30, 2013)

- Entrepreneur-You Venture Funding Awarded to Nine Women-Owned Businesses | Troy Patch
  (September 26, 2013)

- Walsh College Celebrates Global Entrepreneur Week | CBS Detroit (September 24, 2013)

- Entrepreneurial Journey Leads to New Dental Laboratory | CBS Detroit (September 18, 2013)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Member Steve Johnson | Walsh College Alumni e-News (September 11, 2013)

- Celebrating a Healthier Detroit Expo Thrives with Community Support | Plymouth-Canton Patch
  (August 28, 2013)

- Three Wayne State Ventures Win Pre-Seed Capital | CBS Detroit (August 7, 2013)

- Group Helps Would-be Female Entrepreneurs Dare to Dream | Detroit Free Press (August 4, 2013)

- Ahoy! Marine Offers Boat Brokering, Transportation and More | The Macomb Daily (July 24, 2013)

- 2013 Powered by Women, featuring Stephanie Bergeron | dBusiness (July-August 2013)

Alumni Support Advances Entrepreneurial Initiative | Journal (Summer 2013)

- Documentary Promotes Understanding of Returning Veterans | U.S. Veterans Magazine
  (June 25, 2013)

- Wayne State Student Profiles Struggles of Fellow Comrades | Michigan Chronicle (June 25, 2013)

- Documentary Promotes Understanding of Returning Veterans | dBusiness (June 25, 2013)

- New Marine Brokering Company is an Economic Vote of Confidence | Automation Alley Press 
  Release (June 6, 2013)

- New Marine Brokering Company is an Economic Vote of Confidence | Macomb Patch (June 6, 2013)

- Blackstone LaunchPad pushes new thinking at Make It Better | Metromode Media (June 6, 2013)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Competition Winners Announced | Detroit City Press, Silo Articles, High-
  Schools.com and Yahoo News.com | (May 30, 2013)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Competition Winners Announced | CBS Detroit (May 30, 2013)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Competition Winners Announced | Automation Alley Press Release
  (May 29, 2013)

- Spotlight on the News Video | Chuck Stokes Channel 7 (May 12, 2013)

- Working Mom Finds Traction for Dashing Elements Site | Metromode Media (May 2, 2013)

- Childhood Dream Inspires New Business Venture | Automation Alley Press Release (Apr. 29, 2013)

- Website Offers Tips and Camaraderie to Busy Moms | CBS Detroit (Apr. 22, 2013)

- Childhood Dream Inspires New Business Venture | White Lake-Highland Patch (Apr. 22, 2013)

- FLYA THAN AVERAGE Offers Clothing for Sneaker Enthusiasts | The Oakland Press (Apr. 14, 2013)

- Beer Tours Brew Up for Troy Resident | C & G Newspaper (Mar. 27, 2013)

- Nancy Martens ElderCompass Presentation at the Troy Public Library | Automation Alley
  (Mar. 6, 2013)

- Blackstone LaunchPad Helps Detroit Business Fill School Bus Safety Need | Michigan Chronicle
  (Jan. 15, 2013) 

2012 Press Mentions:

- Blackstone LaunchPad Members Anthony Majewski and Denise Kulak | Alumni in Action 2012

- Fun Stuff! Opens with the Help of Walsh College | The Oakland Press (Nov. 25, 2012)  

- Carol Glynn featured in Michigan in Motion Radio Interview  (October 3, 2012 )
 

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