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Networking Event: LiveWorkDetroit!

Posted: October 12, 2011

Entrepreneurs & Creative Sectors
October 21, 2011
10am – 4:30pm

Not only are Detroit employers eager to hire Michigan college graduates, the city is the hottest place in the country to live, work and have fun.

Learn more by attending the next event where you will:
 Tour downtown Detroit and explore great places to live and work, and cool things to do
 Hear about opportunities that make Detroit the best place in the country for young professionals. (Past and future speakers include Dan Gilbert, Peter Karmanos Jr, Matt Cullen, Dave Blaszkiewicz, Josh Linkner, and more!)
 Network with Detroit employers who are hiring college graduates

For a tentative agenda as well as how to register, click "Read More"...

October 21st Tentative Agenda

10am: Kick Off at Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO)
 Meredith Kerekes, Chief of Staff TechTown  Josh Linkner, CEO and Managing Partner, Detroit Venture Partners  Paula Sorrell, Managing Director, Entrepreneurial Services, MEDC

10:30am: Live Play Detroit Tour: Homes, Arts, Culture, Fun, and Entrepreneurs Part I

12:00pm: Lunch with Detroit entrepreneurs & young professionals
 Leah Moss, Editor in Chief, Jack Detroit
 Philip Lauri, Founder/Director, Detroit Lives

1:30pm: Live Play Detroit Tour: Homes, Arts, Culture, Fun, & Entrepreneurs Part II

2:30pm: Employer networking session

4:30pm: Closing event
 QuanTez Pressley, Office of Detroit City Council
 Matt Clayson, Executive Director, Detroit Creative Corridor Center

$15 registration at www.michiganadvantage.org/LWD. Follow us @LiveWorkDetroit. Like us at facebook.com/LiveWorkDetroit.


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