Build Institute in the News

January 7, 2018 – Crain’s Detroit Business: Build Institute becomes independent nonprofit

September 26, 2017 – Entrepreneur: Emerging Markets Have a Lot to Teach Us About Entrepreneurship

August 14, 2017 – The Detroit News: Detroit’s revival supported by immigrant entrepreneurs

March 21, 2017 – Crain’s Detroit Business: Entrepreneurs grow, prosper with help of Build Institute in Detroit

March 21, 2017 – WDIV Local 4: Build Institute celebrates 5 years

June 29, 2015 – Fortune Magazine: The fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in America

  • “Our typical participant is an African-American woman,” said April Boyle, the group’s executive director. “It was very intentional from the very beginning to be inclusive, because when we started we saw a gap. There was a lot of attention on high-scale, high-growth technology companies but not a lot of support for community and Main Street entrepreneurs.”

June 23, 2015 – Model D: So you want to be a localist? Three ways to up your game

  • “But the programs Build offers, including its 8-week business plan class, aren’t just for business owners.”

June 10, 2015 – CBSLocal Detroit: Eye on Detroit – Build Institute (video)

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