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TechTown Detroit’s Annual Benefit


Thursday, October 6, 2022

 Salute Awards Livestream | 4 – 5 p.m. | Online
Toast of the Town Block Party | 5:30 – 9 p.m. | TechTown DetroitBuy Tickets

Welcome from Dr. M. Roy Wilson Chair, TechTown Board of Directors and President, Wayne State University

Ned Staebler, President & CEO TechTown Detroit and Vice President for Economic Development, Wayne State University

M. Kay Willingham, owner, Art in Motion

Salute Award: M. Kay Willingham, Art in Motion

Marlowe Stoudamire Small Business Champion: Chanell Scott Contreras

Keith Young, Sr, founder, Ecotek Lab

Salute Award: Keith Young Sr., Ecotek Lab

Techtown is Detroit's Innovation Hub for Business Startups

What does tech entrepreneurship mean for Detroit?

Maribel Martinez

Salute Award: Maribel Martinez, Mangonadas del Barrio

People’s Choice Salute Award Winner Announced

Presented by:

Venture 313 logo

With support from:

Accenture logo
Bank of Ann Arbor Logo
Detroit Future City

Jill Ford

Creators of HoneyCure

Renaissance Venture Capital
First independence bank