Get ready to raise a glass for TechTown Detroit’s 2022 Salute Award winners! Three outstanding, local entrepreneurs are set to receive TechTown’s highest honor for their embodiment of the entrepreneurial spirit and leveraging the many resources found at TechTown and across Detroit’s small business community: Maribel Martinez, owner of Mangonadas del Barrio, M. Kay Willingham, owner of Art in Motion, and Keith Young Sr., founder of Ecotek Lab. Chanell Scott Contreras, executive director of ProsperUs Detroit, will receive the Marlowe Stoudamire Small Business Champion Award for exemplifying Stoudamire’s legacy of building community to create opportunities for all Detroiters.
PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD
From Sept. 29 – Oct. 6, the community will get a chance to vote for the 2022 People’s Choice Award. This year, six TechTown community members are nominated to be honored as the fan favorite.