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Native Detroit Businesses: Stories & Discussion

February 16, 2017 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Thank You Detroit and Native Newcomer are collaborating to bridge the gap between Native Detroit businesses and Newcomers to the city.

We will hear stories from business owners of community staples, their unique entrepreneurial journey, and learn what it takes to build a company in Detroit and sustain it.

When: February 16th, 2017
Where: Bamboo Detroit, 1420 Washington Blvd, Suite 301

Attendees will receive food & drink samples from Sweet Potato Sensations, Tijuana’s Mexican Kitchen, and House of Pure Vin!

Moderator: Beverly Smith, Founder of Thank You Detroit
+ Jeffery Thomas, Owner of Sweet Potato Sensations
+ Marisa Garcia, Owner of Tijuana’s Mexican Kitchen
+ Tony Stovall, Owner of Hot Sam’s Clothiers
+ Regina Gaines, Co-Owner of House of Pure Vin

Native Newcomer and Thank You Detroit have already begin bridging this gap. See this story about Sweet Potato Sensation’s, written by Lauren Hoffman, a newcomer to Detroit.

Any questions, let us know!

Ben Seidman & Beverly Smith


February 16, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Bamboo Detroit
1442 Brush St
Detroit, MI 48226 United States