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Hatch Detroit Business Competition Announces Its Final Four for $50k Prize

The Final Four are here. Nope, it’s not the basketball season. It’s the four competitors who are in the running to win the $50,000 Hatch Detroit prize. Hatch Detroit gives its final winner a $50,000 grand prize to open a business in the Detroit area. They also receive in-kind support from Comerica and lots of […]

Ex-Pat Returns to Open Indoor Cycling Studio Thanks to Hatch Detroit

Amina Daniels left the glitz and glamour of New York City when she felt Detroit and its Midwest honesty, pride and raw beauty calling to her. The former expert in retail management and client services is taking her expertise at operating high-end stores and opening her own place in Detroit’s West Villages this fall. Daniels’ […]

Coming April 2015: Sister Pie Wins Hatch Prize and the Crowd’s Praise

Thanks to a lot of social-media hustle, a lot of votes and a dynamite presentation, Sister Pie is the winner of the 2014 Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest, presented by The Detroit Lions. According to its description, Sister Pie “aims to celebrate the seasons through pie and will use seasonal, locally sourced ingredients to create sweet […]

Comerica Hatch Detroit Announces its Top Ten Finalists for its 2014 Contest

Small-business development, it could be argued, is going to be the difference between “old” Detroit and the new city that is emerging. That is one reason why we love the Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest. This week, the Top 10 semi-finalists ere announced today at Ford Field in Detroit. And the list has some exciting opportunities […]