CarePRN provides on-demand in-home care services through the utilization of the internet and mobile technologies to bring certified home care providers together with people who are in need of immediate help.
CityInsight builds tech solutions for municipal government. The company develops and deploys apps of modular feature sets that governmental agencies across the United States select to best fit their unique business needs and issues, working hand in hand with city officials and their traditional methods. City Insight is currently developing a mobile web application for Detroit Water and Sewage Department that will help the agency communicate with and educate city residents and customers while improving internal efficiency.
Clingfish Products specializes in replacing mechanical fastening and adhesive methods with vacuum powered technology. Their patented product is a Vehicle Vacuum Mounting Roof Base for warning lights and signs. It is the safest temporary mounting base. In addition, it is the only solution for temporarily adhering warning lights to aluminum vehicles. Co-Founders, Tasneen Bowe and Peter Hackett formed the Company in February 2015. They have produced prototypes and developed a strong relationship with a manufacturing partner. Their next steps include more formal product testing, heavy marketing to target customers and a production launch by 2018.
Detroit Artist and Business Institute is dedicated to helping artists create their strong and profitable business through mindful education, strong industry connections and financially sustainable, sales opportunities. DABI’s founder and CEO, Andrea Rosenfeld, fine artist and business consultant, guides creative, small business owners to higher confidence and greater sales. She offers private consulting sessions, workshops and 8-week courses to groups of students. In addition to teaching courses and workshops throughout southeastern Michigan, Andrea speaks of creative business strategies and the state of art & design in Detroit at events, seminars and conferences.
Detroit Ento is Michigan’s first prototyping farm specializing in insects for food, feed, and pharmaceutical purposes. With the development of vertically integrated farm modules, Detroit Ento provides efficient, nutritious, environmentally friendly protein alternatives while creating food security and economic development opportunities around Detroit.
Detroit Skate Factory is driven to engineer and create roller skating products designed to stand the test of time, providing the performance advantage derived from the highest quality materials and American-made manufacturing processes. The DRSC will always prioritize making the highest quality products accessible to the skating community over a high-profit margin and will work to educate the community on the advantages of such products.
EagleView Imaging Inc. is a development stage Michigan company, developing computerized 3D imaging technology to help surgeons and radiologists in intervention planning, diagnostics and specialty training. The company is currently in the early stage of market and customer discovery and product definition. The venture is led by Zhifeng Kou, a professor at WSU and conducting research at Harper Hospital. He has partnered with a software technologist to support product development.
Evolve Lifestyle Group is the creator of Pro:Up. Designed by high school counselors in Detroit, Pro:Up matches high school students to educational and career development experiences like classes, summer programs, internships, and jobs. Pro:Up is dedicated to ensuring that every high school student can find the opportunities they need to ignite their passions and define their careers.
INEEDA is an on-demand application for home improvement services. INEEDA matches consumers who have an immediate needs for services – plumbing issues, flooded basement, leaky roof with service providers who have a gap in appointments.
Smart Girls Guide to Self-Defense is an on-demand, app-based instructional self-defense and sexual assault prevention program for women. The goal is to create a community of empowered women and educated men, starting the conversation on college campuses across the nation.