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D-NewTech at WSU "Fishbowl" Auditorium
One awesome guest speaker and then four startup creators this month take the stage for ten minutes each, five minutes to pitch and five minutes to answer questions, followed by open announcements and community networking. Join us for the after party at Common Pub (5440 Cass Ave, Detroit). Guest speaker: Paul Glantz, Co-founder/Chairman of Emagine Entertainment Entrepreneurs: 1. Lynn McCain - InheRET, Inc ( - InheRET is a SaaS (Software as a Service) company providing decision support software designed to identify patients at increased risk for hereditary disease, enabling patients to gain access to preventive care and reduce their risk. 2. Jason Lee - Celant Innovations ( - Celant is a document automation platform for advanced legal documents. 3. Michael Ploof - TinkerTech ( - TinkerTech is a makerspace & electronic component retail store, STEAM education center (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math), and custom electronics design & software development service. 4. Leann Abad - Vicinity - A platform that connects travelers to local tour guides for on-demand tours.

WSU Mike Illitch School of Business

5201 Cass Avenue · Detroit, mi

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The D-NewTech (DNT) is an organization that provides resources and networking opportunities for the Detroit and SE Michigan startup community. DNT host monthly meetup events that encourages and highlights the entrepreneurship startups in the region. In addition, we collaborate with other organizations to provide meaningful events that will support entrepreneurs. We welcome members from any school, sector, or industry function (e.g. entrepreneurs, technologists, investors, lawyers, marketers, students, bloggers, etc.) interested in local high-tech or non-tech startups.

Our main event include an inspirational guest speaker who have lived the entrepreneurship experience and is giving back. Follow by 4-5 startup companies with 5 minutes to present and 5 minutes for Q & A, then open announcements and networking. The meetup takes place on the first Wednesday of each month. E-mail if you'd like to present or sponsor!

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