December 4, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Innovate State is a collaborative program designed to connect forward-thinking speakers with students and professionals interested in innovation and entrepreneurship. Topics include startups, new business creation, leadership and team-building, customer acquisition, fundraising, and other special topics.
Join us for Innovate State: Social Entrepreneurship Edition ft. Josh York, Amanda Lewan, and Jen Rusciano.
Josh is the founder of the Detroit-based social streetwear line, York Project. Each item purchased provides living essentials to the homeless of Detroit.
Amanda is an award-winning writer and entrepreneur. She loves to drive change through community. As Co-founder of Bamboo, she builds collaborative workspaces that unite and empower diverse founders and creatives.
Jen has served as Executive Director of the Detroit Food Academy for five years. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Geography from Colgate University and a Master's in Business Administration from Michigan State University, where she was a Michigan Non-Profit Association Scholar.