This week on Street Beat, host Lisa Germani looks at programs improving employment and entrepreneurship in Michigan.
First, Alexis Wiley, Chief of Staff to Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, talks about the Grow Detroit’s Young Talent program that is giving summer jobs to Detroit youth.
Then, Sarah Donnelly, Portfolio Manager of Tech Town, discusses their upcoming Retail Boot Camp for entrepreneurs.
Next, Keith King, President of the National Veteran Business Development Council, talks about ways to increase opportunities for veteran-owned businesses.
Finally, Jenell Leonard, Commissioner of the Michigan Film and Digital Media Office, explains what media opportunities are happening in the state.