Entrepreneurship

In The NewsEbonie Gipson brings together 75 small businesses for Small Business Saturday though her firm, I'm Building Something Consulting.
In The NewsFlint Candle Co. is one of 40 vendors that will be showcased during the 12th Annual Holiday Craft Market 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Flint Masonic Temple
In The NewsHusband-wife team Spencer Ruegsegger and Kristy Bearse are planning to open an arcade bar inside the newly renovated Capitol Theatre in 2019.

New arcade bar set to open in downtown Flint in 2019


In The NewsThe former Perry Drug store is undergoing a $1.4 million renovation.
Feature StoryShift and Floradora opened in May in the corner space of the Capitol Theatre.

Downtown Flint seeing dramatic increase in retail businesses


Feature StoryLocal skateboarders are raising money and making much needed repairs at the Flint Skatepark, which opened 10 years ago.

Meet the volunteers saving Flint's only skatepark


In The NewsJason Trice opened his Bedrock Apparel storefront in August at the Capitol Theatre.
In The NewsTeam Metro

Small Business Info Fair to highlight local resources


Feature StoryFlint, MI - Thursday, June 7, 2018: Raven Hullum, 14, (left) and Erin Long, 17, creators of Loving Me Inc., have their photograph taken at the Flint Farmers' Market downtown.
Feature StoryFlint, MI - Friday, February 2, 2018: As he rounds the edges of his project, Flint resident Mike Callahan checks to make sure his progress is even and smooth at Factory Two in Flint.

Flint's makerspace: See inside Factory Two


Feature StoryFlint SOUP  founder Adrian Montague speaks with a patron  at the Flint SOUP event in January 2018 at the Church of the Harvest International  in Flint.
In The NewsTalicia Campbell, owner of Chef Telly, receives congratulations after winning the microgrant at the Flint SOUP event in January.

Inside Flint SOUP: $800 win funds kitchen, licensing for Chef Telly


Feature StoryCharma Dompreh presents her business, Charma's Green Chips, at Flint SOUP during the October event at Factory Two in Flint.
In The NewsThe leadership team at SIPI, which currently has contracts to provide training and to help local organizations build success.

Building Flint's social enterprise and investment systems


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