Accelerate Michigan puts focus on relationships in reworked pitch competition

In a Detroit Crain's article on July 16, 2018, at 7:00 AM, Tyler Clifford reported that the Accelerate Michigan competition is changing things up a bit by adding one-on-one meetings between investors and entrepreneurs. Patti Glaza, Invest Detroit Ventures Senior VP and Managing Director, said, "We're trying to drive investors, mentors, accelerator programs, business services and talent that can really develop the companies. It's to create a support infrastructure and relationships that can help them be successful." In their 9th season entrepreneurs will be pitching to win $1 million in cash and prizes. Read More