Wayne State University

Business and Entrepreneurship Programs

The Office of Economic Development oversees and partners with numerous programs that support entrepreneurs, small businesses and industry.

Blackstone Launchpad

Blacksone LaunchPad is Wayne State's student entrepreneruship center.

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is an intensive education and coaching program for second-stage small businesses that are poised for significant growth. 

TechTown Detroit

TechTown is Detroit's most established business incubator and accelerator, founded by Wayne State University, Henry Ford Health System and General Motors in 2000. TechTown's Labs programs offer business acceleration, proof of concept, incubation and commercialization services for technology-based and technology-enabled startups. Blocks programs support brick-and-mortar small businesses in neighborhoods across Detroit.