Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – June 30th, 2019

Happy 4th of July! Summer’s in full-swing and the weather’s is summer-like. As you prepare for your day and week, just sit back, relax and enjoy conversation with the following guests: Nikki Neuzi, Founder, Flamingo Vintage Lydia Michael, Founder, Blended Collective & Ashley Williams, RIZZARR Tinisha Brugnone, Producer, Director & Curator, Cinematic Griot Collective Danny…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – June 23rd, 2019

This week, we are catching up with attendees from the recently-completed Mackinac Policy Conference (MPC)–so, just sit back, relax and enjoy the latest conversations with business leaders who attended this year’s MPC: Angela Rogensues, Executive Director, Playworks Michigan Jessica Robinson, Executive Director, Michigan Mobility Institute Russ Long, Chief Operating Officer, Grow Michigan Phil Weaver, President…

Detroit Has Talent

“I put my hand on my heart, that means I feel ya. Real recognize real and you lookin familiar.” All Around the World  – JAY Z 2002 There has been much discussion about “Two Detroits”.  I’ve even written about a variation of it in this space. However, there’s been another online discussion that’s been percolating recently….

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – June 16th, 2019

Happy Father’s Day! As Dad is kicking back and enjoying the day with possibly some golf and total relaxation, we continue to get you ready for Techstars StartUp Week Detroit, which runs 6/17-6/21. Learn more about this five-day, free event with the sponsors, speakers and participants with the following guests: Kelly Kang, Program Manager, Techstars…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – June 9th, 2019

June’s in full swing and Techstars Startup Week Detroit 2019 is right around the corner. It’s scheduled for June 17th – June 21st, in Detroit. Sit back, relax and enjoy the conversation as we get you ready for Detroit’s celebration of business and entrepreneurship with the following guests: Jasmin DeForrest, Director, Community Sponsorships, Quicken Loans…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – June 2nd, 2019

Enjoy a hot, cup of coffee and the conversation from the Mackinac Policy Conference with the following guests: Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence, 14th District. Michigan James Smith, Ph. D., President, Eastern Michigan University Fred Molnar, Vice President, Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) Tim Gruber, President, Michigan.com