Earlier this year, at Planet Ant Hall in Hamtramck, five metro Detroit entrepreneurs performed stories about challenges they've overcome to grow their businesses. The first-ever Startup Story Night was emceed by Glynn Washington, whose Snap Judgment program can be heard weekly on over 400 NPR stations and is downloaded over two million times every month.
Watch Alex Clark speak about her chocolate company, Bon Bon Bon
, which she launched after having a eureka moment in a French chocolate shop.
Startup Story Night was presented by the New Economy Initiative and Southeast Michigan Startup.