On Friday, Feb. 16 this year, four Detroit entrepreneurs told their stories of business ownership at Startup Story Night. Sponsored by Model D and the New Economy Initiative
, the second annual event was hosted by Satori Shakoor and her platform The Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers
at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.
The third entrepreneur to take the stage was Jeanette Pierce, founder of the Detroit Experience Factory, a social venture that helps newcomers and locals alike get more connected to the people, places, and projects of Detroit.