Michigan Women's Foundation - Women Entrepreneurship Initiative Events...

 

 

In partnership with Springboard Enterprises, presents:

If you like Shark Tank, you'll love Dolphin Tank!
Dolphin Tank is a kinder, gentler version of the hit TV show! Everyone in
or interested in the Michigan entrepreneurial ecosystem is welcome to join
as women hoping to start or grow businesses pitch their ideas and plans
to a panel of area experts.
 
Venture capitalists, angel investors, business leaders, and successful entrepreneurs will enjoy hearing from those hoping to be THE NBT (Next Big Thing).
HAPPENING IN TWO LOCATIONS
Admission is free; light refreshments will be served.
 
ROYAL OAK
September 24
5:00 - 8:00 pm
Emagine Royal Oak
200 North Main St
Royal Oak, MI 48067
GRAND RAPIDS
September 25
1:00 - 3:30 pm
GVSU L. William Seidman Center
50 Front Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(Please RSVP tocrobinson@miwf.org)

 

Important dates (past & upcoming):

  • July 15, 2015 - Deadline for application and concept paper submissions
  • August 10, 2015 – 20 finalists announced
  • August 15, 2015 – Finalists matched with coaches
  • September 24, 2015 – Dolphin Tank practice pitch session, SE Michigan
    5:00 - 8:00 PM
    Emagine Royal Oak
    200 North Main St.
    Royal Oak, MI 48067 
  • September 25, 2015 – Dolphin Tank practice pitch session, West Michigan 
    1:00 - 3:30 PM
    GVSU L. William Seidman Center
    50 Front Ave. SW
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (Attendees please RSVP to Collete, crobinson@miwf.org)
  • September 30, 2015 – Business plans due for review by judges
  • October 9, 2015 – Entrepreneur YOU Business Plan and Pitch Competition 
    Walsh College, Troy (Attendees please click here to register.)
  • October 16, 2015 – Entrepreneur YOU Business Plan and Pitch Competition 
    Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids

Over the past three years, more than $163,000 in cash and in-kind services have been awarded to 19 women entrepreneurs.

 

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