Northern Lakes Economic Alliance presents the Invest Cheboygan County Business Model Competition. All Cheboygan County entrepreneurs and new business owners, pitch your business plan for a chance at a share of $18,000 in startup funds! Public is invited to watch entrepreneurs vie for seed dollars to launch their business idea. Doors open at 5:30pm and event starts at 6pm.
During the week of Nov. 5-9, 2018, area students can tour some of the region’s most successful
manufacturing facilities throughout Charlevoix and Emmet Counties, during school hours. Learn
first-hand about the skills you’ll need to enter the manufacturing workforce.
EAST JORDAN – NOV. 5
▪ EJ – Visitor Center
▪ East Jordan Plastics
▪ Fab Lab – NCMC mobile CNC lab, at East Jordan High School
CHARLEVOIX – NOV. 7
▪ Harbor Industries
▪ Aster Brands
▪ Michigan Scientific
HARBOR SPRINGS – NOV. 7
▪ Jervis Webb
▪ Central Industrial
▪ Moeller Aerospace
PETOSKEY – NOV. 7
▪ Petoskey Plastics
▪ Manthei Veneer
▪ Circuit Controls Corp.
BOYNE CITY – NOV. 7-8
▪ Industrial Magnetics, Inc.
▪ Precision Edge
Many of the facilities will be open to parents & the public; please call ahead if you are interested in touring!
Northern Lakes Economic Alliance presents the Antrim Pitch Night Business Model Competition. All Antrim County entrepreneurs and new business owners, pitch your business plan for a chance at a share of $15,000 in startup funds! Public is invited to watch entrepreneurs vie for seed dollars to launch their business idea. Doors open at 6pm and event starts at 6:30pm.
For event and registration details, visit www.antrimpitchnight.com and check out the Antrim Pitch Night page.
The top three winners of Antrim Pitch Night, GreenLight East Jordan, Invest Cheboygan, and Emmet Entrepreneur Challenge Business Model Competitions will compete for additional startup funds of $15,000! The public is welcome to witness this fun, finale competition to be held November 27, 2018 at Great Lakes Center for the Arts. Doors open at 5:30pm. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and beverages while you network with area entrepreneurs and community members! Visit www.grandevent.com for more info.