A celebration of Detroit entrepreneurship.

Join us and our 400 guests for a fabulous strolling dinner, signature cocktails and musical entertainment. Our Salute Awards will recognize a few rock stars in our entrepreneurial ecosystem: an Entrepreneur of the Year, a Small Business Champion and up-and-comers from TechTown’s Labs and Blocks programs. Visit our small business Marketplace—yes, you can shop!—and win prizes in the Tip Jar Raffle. It’s the most fun you’ll have networking. Ever .

Valet parking. Business chic attire.

Thursday, Oct. 12

6-9 p.m.

TechTown Detroit, 440 Burroughs, Detroit

Salute Awards

The Salute Awards recognize standout individuals and companies who embody the spirit of entrepreneurship. Nominated by a committee of leaders in the startup and small business community, we are thrilled to be honoring in the following:


This year’s Salute Awards winners:

Shaker | Entrepreneur of the Year: Century Partners

Presented by JPMorgan Chase Foundation

Mixologist | Small Business Champion: Global Detroit

Presented by LEAR Corporation

TechTown on Tap | Blocks: Detroit Denim Co.

Presented by DTE Energy

TechTown on Tap | Labs: MySwimPro

Presented by Ernst & Young

Special Salute: Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

Presented by Comcast Business



Need info?
Email michelle@techtowndetroit.org.

Get your tickets (or join us as a sponsor) now!

Tickets and sponsorships of $5,000 and under may be purchased below.

For premier level sponsorships, please contact Nick Giacchina at 313-483-0999, nick@techtowndetroit.orgDownload the sponsorship form here.