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TechTown Detroit’s Annual Benefit


Thursday, October 6, 2022

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

Toast of the Town is TechTown’s annual fundraiser celebrating Detroit’s hardworking entrepreneurs and the role we play in creating a truly equitable economy. This year, we will livestream the Salute Awards from 4 – 5 p.m. to a virtual audience, and then celebrate Detroit’s emerging startups and coolest small businesses with an in-person, ticketed event from 5:30 – 9 p.m. at TechTown. So, join us both online and in-person to honor Detroit’s entrepreneurs, and learn how TechTown is building bridges for a vibrant Detroit.  

Join Us!

Please RSVP separately for the free online Salute Awards and the ticketed in-person fundraiser. We hope you will join us for both! 

Salute Awards Livestream (Online)
4 – 5 p.m., FREE

Honor the 2022 Salute Award winners, see who is crowned the People’s Choice Award winner, and learn how TechTown built bridges for entrepreneurs to succeed. The cost is free; donations are kindly accepted to support Detroit entrepreneurs. 

two award winners
three people at Toast of the Town 2019

Toast of the Town Block Party (In-Person)
Thursday, October 6, 2022
5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. at TechTown Detroit

Experience the best of Detroit’s up-and-coming business owners with immersive experiences, tech startup demos, displays from the trendiest independent retailers, and tastings from food entrepreneurs spanning TechTown’s outdoor and indoor spaces.  

Networking Ticket: $20
(Admission only; does not include food & drink tickets)

Networking Plus Food & Drink Ticket: $50
(Admission plus 10 food & drink tickets

Pay it Forward Ticket: $100
(Includes admission, 10 food & drink tickets, and covers the cost of an entrepreneur’s ticket)

Additional food & drink tickets can be purchased on-site. 

440 Burroughs Street, Detroit, MI 48202

Presented by:

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With support from:

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Bank of Ann Arbor Logo
Detroit Future City

Jill Ford

Creators of HoneyCure

Renaissance Venture Capital
First independence bank