Volunteer-led, values-driven, community-focused
- Startup Week is a volunteer-led event, planned and promoted by Detroit ecosystem builders who share common goals of lifting entrepreneurs and startups to their full potential.
- Our sponsors believe in the city and its entrepreneurs.
- We provide programming and support that Detroiters need, not what anyone else wants for us.
- We are a volunteer-led event. Everyone involved with planning and promoting Startup Week volunteers their time toward a shared goal of helping Detroit startups thrive.
- Detroit Startup Week welcomes sponsors that give priority to the city’s entrepreneurs, existing and emerging businesses.
- Detroit Startup Week is led by the Venture Catalysts team