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by Julie Dunn May 30, 2016

25 Startup Growth Hacks (Straight From Detroit)

When you think of the strongest startup communities in the U.S., Detroit is probably not at the top of the list. But here’s the thing: Detroit just hosted the largest inaugural Startup Week event ever. With more than 3,100 registrants, the event beat out Denver, Portland and Los Angeles in attendance. “Our city is unlike any

by Julie Dunn May 21, 2014

Techweek Invades Detroit; Business & Tech Innovators Abound!

  “Techweek is where entrepreneurs and tech tycoons alike meet for a week long celebration of all things tech. Our approach is to bring together an entire tech community under a BIG TENT and then shine a global SPOTLIGHT on the ecosystem.” -(techweek.com/detroit) Why Detroit?? Needless to say, it’s a pretty exciting time here in

by Julie Dunn September 6, 2013

We’ll See You at OpenCo Detroit

Next week’s OpenCo Detroit Festival exists to give anyone interested in the companies presenting — otherwise known as “HostCo’s” — an inside look. So that’s just what we’re going to give you. Join us Thursday to get unfiltered access to LevelEleven, both as a tech startup and team of Detroit advocates. First, you’ll hear from LevelEleven CTO

by Julie Dunn August 16, 2013

Dev’d in the D

Some things are just part of the business. When you launch a company in Detroit, questions on why comprise one of those things. “Why Detroit?” “Why not Silicon Valley?” “Why not somewhere your business could really take off?” Sometimes these questions root from genuine curiosity; other times they accompany expressions of sympathy. Either way, here’s

by Julie Dunn May 15, 2013

Silicon Valley? No, Thanks. I Prefer Detroit

When people ask where we’re based, we say “Detroit” with pride. And we have our CEO, Bob Marsh, to thank for that. After all, LevelEleven didn’t land here by accident. Bob chose Detroit. Curious why? Inc.’s Francesca Louise Fenzi captured the story behind Bob’s decision today.     Click here to read:  “Silicon Valley? No, Thanks. I Prefer

by Julie Dunn April 25, 2013

Salesforce ELEVATE Workshop – Detroit [Event]

Detroit-area developers: This one’s for you. The Salesforce Platform ELEVATE event is a free hands-on developer workshop, designed to teach you how to build cloud applications. So mark off your calendars on April 29 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and plan on being at the Westin Book Cadillac Detroit. Our CEO, Bob Marsh, will