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November 28, 2012 | 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Category: Other
Location: Madison
1420 Washington Boulevard
Detroit, MI 48226
Cost: Free
Audience: Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff


Ever heard of the M@dison? No doubt you probably have since its THE most talked about new space for startups in this region. Its mission is to bring tech based companies to our city. In Detroit, social entrepreneurship and social innovation are getting national attention. The tech sector is leading the charge, and nowhere is that more apparent than at downtown's M@dison building.

Currently they house Detroit Venture Partners and their portfolio companies, Skidmore Studios, Twitter, Bizdom and its family of startups, Detroit Labs and more. INC. magazine named it one of the WORLDS COOLEST OFFICES.
What startup will be next? Will it be yours? Your opportunity awaits as we give you an opportunity to pitch to representatives from Google, DVP, Bizdom, Techtown and more!
Send an single paragraph summary to jacob@repyourcity.com
5 startups will be randomly selected to pitch and will be announced one week before the event.
Don't have a startup? Come and see about the space, see what the pitching process is like and walk away with a wealth of information to get you on your way! Detroit has a host of opportunities and your new team may very well be at this event!
All you can eat sushi, the most talked about building in Detroit in this Michigan technology movement, and a host of people looking to brand Detroit as the Silicon Mitten. 
Get informed. Get connected. Welcome to the Social Sushi Experience.
Social Sushi is a unique and exciting networking event with a twist catered to the young professionals, community leaders and entrepreneurs of Detroit. RepYourCity.com (RYC) is host to this fresh new exclusive after work affair providing a great network building opportunity over sushi and entertainment. Gathering over 300 professionals since the beginning of this year, this growing event is not like any ordinary after work event. Social Sushi serves as an unconventional platform for working professionals to make valuable connections helping grow their business and social circles in a fun and fresh environment.
After Glow event to be announced soon!
Huge thank you to our sponsors:
Quicken Loans
After5 Detroit
Proceeds from Social Sushi events go toward sending Detroit Youth to Michigan State University for their summer engineering program.
For more information about this event, please contact Blackstone LaunchPad at 3135771533 or blackstonelaunchpad@wayne.edu.