Pop-up Opportunities | The SHOP

TechTown connects small business owners to a variety of pop-up opportunities. Our signature venue is The SHOP, a monthly retail pop-up held in our first-floor community space. The SHOP hosts a variety of fine goods from small businesses in TechTown’s Retail Services and SWOT City programs, as well as other independent local retailers.

If you are a local retailer interested in participating in The SHOP in 2019, please complete this application. If you need additional information before applying, email blocks@techtowndetroit.org.

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Are you ready to learn QuickBooks or need to sharpen your skills?

Are ready to learn QuickBooks or need to sharpen your skills?

Pop-up Opportunities | The SHOP

TechTown connects small business owners to a variety of pop-up opportunities. Our signature venue is The SHOP, a monthly retail pop-up held in our first-floor community space. The SHOP hosts a variety of fine goods from small businesses in TechTown’s Retail Services and SWOT City programs, as well as other independent local retailers.

If you are a local retailer interested in participating in The SHOP in 2019, please complete this application. If you need additional information before applying, email blocks@techtowndetroit.org.

Read more Add to Calendar 08-23-2019 00:00:00 08-23-2019 00:00:00 Pop-up Opportunities | The SHOP TechTown connects small business owners to a variety of pop-up opportunities. Our signature venue is The SHOP, a monthly retail pop-up held in our first-floor community space. The SHOP hosts a variety of fine goods from small businesses in TechTown’s Retail Services and SWOT City programs, as well as other independent local retailers. If you are a local retailer interested in participating in The SHOP in 2019, please complete this application. If you need additional information before applying, email blocks@techtowndetroit.org. 19120 Grand River Detroit, MI 48223 Grand River WorkPlace false MM-dd-YYYY

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Pop-up Opportunities | The SHOP

TechTown connects small business owners to a variety of pop-up opportunities. Our signature venue is The SHOP, a monthly retail pop-up held in our first-floor community space. The SHOP hosts a variety of fine goods from small businesses in TechTown’s Retail Services and SWOT City programs, as well as other independent local retailers.

If you are a local retailer interested in participating in The SHOP in 2019, please complete this application. If you need additional information before applying, email blocks@techtowndetroit.org.

Read more Add to Calendar 07-26-2019 00:00:00 07-26-2019 00:00:00 Pop-up Opportunities | The SHOP TechTown connects small business owners to a variety of pop-up opportunities. Our signature venue is The SHOP, a monthly retail pop-up held in our first-floor community space. The SHOP hosts a variety of fine goods from small businesses in TechTown’s Retail Services and SWOT City programs, as well as other independent local retailers. If you are a local retailer interested in participating in The SHOP in 2019, please complete this application. If you need additional information before applying, email blocks@techtowndetroit.org. 19120 Grand River Detroit, MI 48223 Grand River WorkPlace false MM-dd-YYYY

Accounting Aid Academy's Open Office Hours

Neighborhood Workshop Series: Obtaining a Liquor License July 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

July 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

« Neighborhood Workshop Series: Obtaining a Liquor LicenseThe SHOP » Join us for TechTown’s Neighborhood Workshop Series – a monthly workshop series on both sides of town for neighborhood business owners. On Thursday, July 18th, TechTown Professional Servies Network member David R. Draper of The Draper Law Firm will facilitate an interactive workshop on understanding how to obtain a liquor license for your business. In this workshop, business owners will be provided with detailed information about:

Navigating local and state regulatory agencies Understanding the liquor license marketplace (brokers and sellers) Proper maintenance of a liquor license David R. Draper is an accomplished Michigan-based attorney and the founding member of The Draper Law Firm. He has broad experience and detailed knowledge of the local and state regulatory agencies that determine an establishment’s ability to sell alcohol and regularly represents purchasers and sellers of liquor licenses. David maintains contacts with liquor license brokers and has an excellent understanding of the marketplace.

Read more Add to Calendar 07-17-2019 00:00:00 07-17-2019 00:00:00 Neighborhood Workshop Series: Obtaining a Liquor License July 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm July 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm « Neighborhood Workshop Series: Obtaining a Liquor LicenseThe SHOP » Join us for TechTown’s Neighborhood Workshop Series – a monthly workshop series on both sides of town for neighborhood business owners. On Thursday, July 18th, TechTown Professional Servies Network member David R. Draper of The Draper Law Firm will facilitate an interactive workshop on understanding how to obtain a liquor license for your business. In this workshop, business owners will be provided with detailed information about: Navigating local and state regulatory agencies Understanding the liquor license marketplace (brokers and sellers) Proper maintenance of a liquor license David R. Draper is an accomplished Michigan-based attorney and the founding member of The Draper Law Firm. He has broad experience and detailed knowledge of the local and state regulatory agencies that determine an establishment’s ability to sell alcohol and regularly represents purchasers and sellers of liquor licenses. David maintains contacts with liquor license brokers and has an excellent understanding of the marketplace. 19120 Grand River Detroit, MI 48223 Grand River WorkPlace false MM-dd-YYYY

Launching & Running a Hobby Food Business At Farmer's Markets

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018

Do you have a family recipe that your friends and family just rave about? Do you have the passion, desire and motivation to start your own food business at a local market? Join our Launching and Running a Hobby Food Business at Local Markets workshop series that explores storytelling, crafting a pitch, accessing funds, and other practical tools for early stage entrepreneurs. We guide you through a hands-on process of clarifying the business idea, finding the customers, evaluating the opportunities, calculating your cost of goods and laying the foundation for the business to thrive.We will discuss resources that businesses can pursue, and platforms that you can leverage to catalyze you food-business for community good. This module is 4-weeks long and includes a speed-mentoring session on the last week.

This class is right for you if:

You want to know how to turn your favorite recipe/product into a marketable product When it comes to a food business, you are:

Interested in starting up/in the beginning stages Looking for information on the legal requirements Wondering “what do I do next” as it relates to getting your product to market Unsure if starting a food business is right for you Looking for resources that are available to aid in starting Unsure how to accurately cost your product and price it for retail Programming designed by In The Business of Food & FoodLab Detroit

Workshop Schedule:

Wednesday, July 25th from 6pm - 8pm Wednesday, August 1st from 6pm - 8pm Wednesday, August 8th from 6pm - 8pm Wednesday, August 15th from 6pm - 8pm All workshops will take place at Grand River WorkPlace. Light snacks will be provided.

Read more Add to Calendar 07-10-2019 00:00:00 07-10-2019 00:00:00 Launching & Running a Hobby Food Business At Farmer's Markets Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 Do you have a family recipe that your friends and family just rave about? Do you have the passion, desire and motivation to start your own food business at a local market? Join our Launching and Running a Hobby Food Business at Local Markets workshop series that explores storytelling, crafting a pitch, accessing funds, and other practical tools for early stage entrepreneurs. We guide you through a hands-on process of clarifying the business idea, finding the customers, evaluating the opportunities, calculating your cost of goods and laying the foundation for the business to thrive.We will discuss resources that businesses can pursue, and platforms that you can leverage to catalyze you food-business for community good. This module is 4-weeks long and includes a speed-mentoring session on the last week. This class is right for you if: You want to know how to turn your favorite recipe/product into a marketable product When it comes to a food business, you are: Interested in starting up/in the beginning stages Looking for information on the legal requirements Wondering “what do I do next” as it relates to getting your product to market Unsure if starting a food business is right for you Looking for resources that are available to aid in starting Unsure how to accurately cost your product and price it for retail Programming designed by In The Business of Food & FoodLab Detroit Workshop Schedule: Wednesday, July 25th from 6pm - 8pm Wednesday, August 1st from 6pm - 8pm Wednesday, August 8th from 6pm - 8pm Wednesday, August 15th from 6pm - 8pm All workshops will take place at Grand River WorkPlace. Light snacks will be provided. 19120 Grand River Detroit, MI 48223 Grand River WorkPlace false MM-dd-YYYY

WHAT IS GRUBSTAKE? Local Investing

You're invited to this educational event (not a sales pitch!) to learn more about local investing, and how recent changes in state and federal law now allow you to invest directly in your own neighborhood. A mock pitch exercise will get your feet wet and demonstrate for investors and local businesses how we can all benefit from community-based capital. We'll look at the community investment trends and explore collaborative tools to bring financial sustainability to the businesses, initiatives and people that make your community so special.

Visit WHATISGRUBSTAKE.COM to register! AUG. 15, 2019 Build Institute

Read more Add to Calendar 07-09-2019 00:00:00 08-15-2019 00:00:00 WHAT IS GRUBSTAKE? Local Investing You're invited to this educational event (not a sales pitch!) to learn more about local investing, and how recent changes in state and federal law now allow you to invest directly in your own neighborhood. A mock pitch exercise will get your feet wet and demonstrate for investors and local businesses how we can all benefit from community-based capital. We'll look at the community investment trends and explore collaborative tools to bring financial sustainability to the businesses, initiatives and people that make your community so special. Visit WHATISGRUBSTAKE.COM to register! AUG. 15, 2019 Build Institute 19120 Grand River Detroit, MI 48223 Grand River WorkPlace false MM-dd-YYYY

Accounting Aid Academy has officially launched! Come and celebrate with us at our Open House.

Accounting Aid Society's Do the Numbers program has re-branded to Accounting Aid Academy and has also launched its annual membership program. Join us for our Open House and learn more about how we can take your clients or small business to the next level, together.

Meet the team and learn more about what our program or services can do for you!

Space is limited. Reserve today. (Sold Out) Location

New Center One

3031 West Grand Boulevard

Suite 470

Detroit, MI 48202

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Read more Add to Calendar 06-27-2019 00:00:00 06-27-2019 00:00:00 Accounting Aid Academy has officially launched! Come and celebrate with us at our Open House. Accounting Aid Society's Do the Numbers program has re-branded to Accounting Aid Academy and has also launched its annual membership program. Join us for our Open House and learn more about how we can take your clients or small business to the next level, together. Meet the team and learn more about what our program or services can do for you! Space is limited. Reserve today. (Sold Out) Location New Center One 3031 West Grand Boulevard Suite 470 Detroit, MI 48202 View Map 19120 Grand River Detroit, MI 48223 Grand River WorkPlace false MM-dd-YYYY

Holiday Retail Readiness Workshop Series- Creating a Trade Show Plan