Interview with MSU Foundation Communications Manager Aaryn Richard: Conquer Accelerator

By Jada Simone Established in 1973, the Michigan State University Foundation is a non-profit corporation that fuels economic development initiatives. According the MSU Foundation’s website, the program focuses on the support of research, invention, and entrepreneurship. One of the programs sponsored by the MSU Foundation is the Conquer Accelerator. According to their website, the program empowers cohorts through extensive mentorship and a tailored curriculum over … Continue reading Interview with MSU Foundation Communications Manager Aaryn Richard: Conquer Accelerator

An Interview with Undra Brown Creator and Founder of OLE

Interview with Undra Brown Owner of OLE http://www.ole.com All photos are courtesy photos Undra Brown- creator and founder of OLE, has created a language exchange business in Lansing providing language teachers for individuals to learn different languages. Brown who is a Lansing Native is a young business owner and entrepreneur who is already gaining media attention and awards for his entrepreneurial journey. Tell us about OLE OLE stands … Continue reading An Interview with Undra Brown Creator and Founder of OLE

Lansing’s Youth Startup Challenge: An Interview with Tony Willis

 The Lansing Economic Area Partnership formerly known as LEAP, exemplifies great leadership supporting entrepreneurs.  The role LEAP play’s in driving innovation and job growth in Lansing have certainly been rewarding. LEAP is not only emerging entrepreneurs in Lansing, but they are also encouraging future innovation with youth entrepreneurship. This year LEAP is again is hosting the Youth Startup Expo.  This event is a wide scope to student creativity and energy … Continue reading Lansing’s Youth Startup Challenge: An Interview with Tony Willis