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Tuesday, April 12 • 6:00pm - 8:30pm
VIP Kick-off & Reception @ The Madison

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Join NewCo and Detroit’s entrepreneurs for a connective reception at the stunning Madison Building. Rev your engines for a fabulous festival.

Hosted by NewCo Executive Editor, Jimmy Guterman and including a mix of conversations and company spotlights from selected Detroit host companies, this not-to-be-missed event is capped by a followed by a networking cocktail reception. 

Speaker list:

Jill Ford - Head of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, City of Detroit
Jimmy Guterman
- Executive Editor, NewCo Platform
Gabe Jones & Joe McEachern - Co-Founders, Detroit Grease
Amy Peterson - Founder, Rebell Nell
Paul Riser - Managing Director, Technology-Based Entrepreneurship, TechTown Detroit
Olga Stella - Executive Director, Detroit Creative Corridor Center
Khali Sweeney - Founder and Program Director, Downtown Boxing Gym
Eric Yelsma - Founder, Detroit Denim 

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Jimmy Guterman

executive editor, NewCo
Jimmy is the Executive Editor at NewCo and has over 20 years experience as an editor, event curator, and author.

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Jill Ford

Head of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, City of Detroit
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Gabe Jones

Co-Founder, Detroit Grease

Joe McEachern

Co-Founder, Detroit Grease
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Amy Peterson

Co-founder and CEO, Rebel Nell
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Paul Riser

Managing Director, Technology-Based Entrepreneurship, TechTown Detroit
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Olga Stella

Executive Director, Detroit Creative Corridor
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Khali Sweeney

Downtown Boxing Gym
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Eric Yelsma

Founder, Detroit Denim Co.

Tuesday April 12, 2016 6:00pm - 8:30pm EDT
The Madison
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