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Nathan Hughes

Nathan Hughes

Nathan Hughes is one of the co-founders of Detroit Labs, a software firm specializing in mobile apps based in downtown Detroit.

Shena Penn

Shena Penn

Shena Penn is the founder of Pure Decontamination, a crime-scene clean-up business based in Detroit.

Pedro Guillen

Pedro Guillen

Pedro Guillen is the CEO of Detroit Materials, a startup that is commercializing an allow that would create a stronger and lighter steel.

Steve Balistreri

Steve Balistreri is the founder & CEO of DIYAutoFTW, a wiki-like website about automobile minutia. It is based in Detroit.



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Tech Brewery

Tech Brewery is an unofficial small business incubator on Ann Arbor's north side. It is a community of technologists, entrepreneurs and start-ups. It's home to a dozen fledgling companies. Rents range from $50 to $250 per month on a no-lease basis.