In its 14th year Michigan Celebrates Small Business' Gala is held each year during National Small Business Week. Celebrating the vibrant small business community of Michigan, it brings together awardees recognized by MEDC, SBAM, SBA, SBDC, Edward Lowe Foundation and Michigan Business Network. This year's gala occurred Thursday evening May 3, 2018, at the Lansing Center, Lansing, Michigan.
SPORTS BUSINESS LUNCHEON | Andre Hutson
Thank you to everyone who joined us April 10th for the Michigan Business Network Event Series featuring Andre Hutson! Andre was part of the 2000 Michigan State Men's Basketball NCAA Championship Team and now Founder/Partner of Conquest Fitness. Andre spoke about pursuing business after playing basketball for many years. Check back on our site for photos and coverage of this event!
THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS!
MBN welcomed best selling author and motivational speaker Brian P. Moran to the 2018 Strategic Business Breakfast.
MBN's CEO, Chris Holman moderates a panel of guests, who discuss the economic outlook for 2017 in the Mid-Michigan area as well as the investment and development currently occurring in Lansing Metro area. Panel includes Al Gileczek - President of Accident Fund Insurance, Jack Schripsema - President of the Greater Lansing Convention & Visitors Bureau, Tim Daman - Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce, Bob Trezise - Lansing Economic Area Partnership, and Dr. Charles Ballard - MSU Department of Economics.
Tom Izzo Speaks at the Fall 2017 Business Sports Luncheon held at Eagle Golf Club in Bath, MI. Tom has been the very successful MSU's Mens Head Basketball Coach for the last 22 years. In his speech he compares the coach/player dynamic to the boss/employee dynamic.
Highlights from the 2017 Lansing Rotary Golf Outing held at the Country Club of Lansing.
THANK YOU TO ALL THAT MADE IT POSSIBLE!
HOME MANAGEMENT CO. LCC
LOOMIS, EWERT, PARSLEY, DAVIS & GOTTING, P.C.
MERRILL LYNCH - CRAIG STILES
MICHIGAN BUSINESS NETWORK
SHAHEEN / CRIPPEN
SPARROW HEALTH SYSTEM
Dr. Doug Barry, Vice President, Conover + Gould Strategy Group, Washington, DC, spoke at the Michigan Business Network's 2017 International Business Luncheon. He talks about the latest international trends and how they are impacting our global economy.
Michigan Celebrates Small Business (MCSB) remains on the forefront of championing small business and fostering the entrepreneurial spirit in Michigan. The MCSB's role is to serve as a catalyst for creating an entrepreneurial culture while inspiring the next generation of entrepreneurs.
*All Photos taken by Trumpie Photography