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Oakland Community College - Building F - 2900 Featherstone Rd, Auburn Hills, MI 48326

Crafting Success: Content Strategy & Planning

Presented by Ramsey Sweis, Principal & Founder of Aqaba Digital Attention small business owners! Elevate your brand and captivate your

Accounting All
Oakland Thrive Offices 35 W Huron St, Suite 201, Pontiac

Streamlining Success: Operations and Your Small Bus ...

Presented by Tameka Ramsey, T. Ramsey & Associates Attention small business owners! Discover the keys to operational efficiency and sustainable

All Marketing
Jim's Community Corner 118 E 9 Mile Rd Ferndale, MI 48220

Fish Tank Networking Mixer

Presented by Sairy Garcia and Drake Phifer Fish Tank is a refreshing and innovative concept that encapsulates the spirit of

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

Accounting All
Farmington Community Library Conference Room A 32737 W 12 Mile Farmington Hills, MI 48334

Mastering Financial Success: Essentials of Financia ...

Presented by Sean Youngren & Hassan Ayoub, Ayoub & Youngren Business Solutions Unlock the keys to financial stability and prosperity

Accounting All
Farmington Community Library Conference Room A 32737 W 12 Mile Farmington Hills, MI 48334

Dive Deep Into LLC For Your Taxes

Presented by William J. Mansour, CPA Unlock the full potential of Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) for your small business with

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Social Media 101

Presented by Jordanna Chiefetz, JAC Digital Calling all small and medium-sized business owners! Unlock the power of social media with our

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

Accounting All
Virtual Event - Registration Required

HR Essentials for Small Businesses

Presented by Jeff Watt, Real World HR Solutions Calling all small business owners and entrepreneurs! Elevate your business operations with

All Celebration
Suburban Showplace. 46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374
$75.00-$700.00

39th Oakland County Economic Outlook Luncheon

Join Oakland County Executive Dave Coulter for a look at the 2024 Economic Outlook Report. We will see the overall

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Information Technology
Virtual Event - Registration Required!

Podcasting 101 for Small Business Owners

Presented by Robin Kinnie, Kinnie Media Group Calling all small business owners! Elevate your brand visibility and connect with your

All Networking and Community
220 S Main St. Royal Oak 48067

Oakland County Small Business Speed Networking

Join us for speed networking with your fellow Oakland County Small Business owners at Bamboo in Royal Oak.

Accounting All
Virtual Event - Registration Required

Dive Deep Into LLC For Your Taxes

Presented by William J. Mansour, CPA Unlock the full potential of Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) for your small business with

All Business Consulting
963 Allen (at Marshall) Ferndale, MI 48220

التدريب على خطة العمل (اللغة ...

Business Plan Training in Arabic Language, Presented by Faris Alami in partnership with ACCESS

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

Accounting All
Virtual Event - Registration Required!

Navigating Small Business Tax Extensions

Presented by Leslie M. Jones, CPA, L.M. Jones & Associates Is the tax deadline looming, and you find yourself needing

All Marketing
Virtual Event - Registration Required!

Crafting Success: Content Strategy & Planning

Presented by Ramsey Sweis, Principal & Founder of Aqaba Digital Attention small business owners! Elevate your brand and captivate your

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

Accounting All
Virtual Event - Registration Required!

Mastering Financial Success: Essentials of Financia ...

Presented by Sean Youngren & Hassan Ayoub, Ayoub & Youngren Business Solutions Unlock the keys to financial stability and prosperity

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
220 S Main St. Royal Oak 48067

Oakland County Small Business Speed Networking

Join us for speed networking with your fellow Oakland County Small Business owners at Bamboo in Royal Oak.

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

Accounting All
Oakland Thrive Offices 35 W Huron St, Suite 201, Pontiac

Streamlining Success: Operations and Your Small Bus ...

Presented by Tameka Ramsey, T. Ramsey & Associates Attention small business owners! Discover the keys to operational efficiency and sustainable

Accounting All
Farmington Community Library Conference Room A 32737 W 12 Mile Farmington Hills, MI 48334

Mastering Financial Success: Essentials of Financia ...

Presented by Sean Youngren & Hassan Ayoub, Ayoub & Youngren Business Solutions Unlock the keys to financial stability and prosperity

Accounting All
Farmington Community Library Conference Room A 32737 W 12 Mile Farmington Hills, MI 48334

Dive Deep Into LLC For Your Taxes

Presented by William J. Mansour, CPA Unlock the full potential of Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) for your small business with

Accounting All
Virtual Event - Registration Required

HR Essentials for Small Businesses

Presented by Jeff Watt, Real World HR Solutions Calling all small business owners and entrepreneurs! Elevate your business operations with

Accounting All
Virtual Event - Registration Required

Dive Deep Into LLC For Your Taxes

Presented by William J. Mansour, CPA Unlock the full potential of Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) for your small business with

Accounting All
Virtual Event - Registration Required!

Navigating Small Business Tax Extensions

Presented by Leslie M. Jones, CPA, L.M. Jones & Associates Is the tax deadline looming, and you find yourself needing

Accounting All
Virtual Event - Registration Required!

Mastering Financial Success: Essentials of Financia ...

Presented by Sean Youngren & Hassan Ayoub, Ayoub & Youngren Business Solutions Unlock the keys to financial stability and prosperity

All Business Consulting
963 Allen (at Marshall) Ferndale, MI 48220

التدريب على خطة العمل (اللغة ...

Business Plan Training in Arabic Language, Presented by Faris Alami in partnership with ACCESS

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All Information Technology
Virtual Event - Registration Required!

Podcasting 101 for Small Business Owners

Presented by Robin Kinnie, Kinnie Media Group Calling all small business owners! Elevate your brand visibility and connect with your

All Marketing
Oakland Community College - Building F - 2900 Featherstone Rd, Auburn Hills, MI 48326

Crafting Success: Content Strategy & Planning

Presented by Ramsey Sweis, Principal & Founder of Aqaba Digital Attention small business owners! Elevate your brand and captivate your

All Marketing
Jim's Community Corner 118 E 9 Mile Rd Ferndale, MI 48220

Fish Tank Networking Mixer

Presented by Sairy Garcia and Drake Phifer Fish Tank is a refreshing and innovative concept that encapsulates the spirit of

All Information Technology
Virtual Event - Registration Required!

Podcasting 101 for Small Business Owners

Presented by Robin Kinnie, Kinnie Media Group Calling all small business owners! Elevate your brand visibility and connect with your

All Marketing
Virtual Event - Registration Required!

Crafting Success: Content Strategy & Planning

Presented by Ramsey Sweis, Principal & Founder of Aqaba Digital Attention small business owners! Elevate your brand and captivate your

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All Celebration
Suburban Showplace. 46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374
$75.00-$700.00

39th Oakland County Economic Outlook Luncheon

Join Oakland County Executive Dave Coulter for a look at the 2024 Economic Outlook Report. We will see the overall

Celebration Networking and Community
Suburban Showplace. 46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374
$1000.00-$10000.00

SPONSORSHIPS for The 39th Oakland County Economic O ...

Purchase tickets and tables at: 39th Oakland County Economic Outlook Luncheon (oaklandthrive.org) In addition to sponsorships listed above, we also

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

Celebration Networking and Community
Suburban Showplace. 46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374
$1000.00-$10000.00

SPONSORSHIPS for The 39th Oakland County Economic O ...

Purchase tickets and tables at: 39th Oakland County Economic Outlook Luncheon (oaklandthrive.org) In addition to sponsorships listed above, we also

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Celebration
Suburban Showplace. 46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374
$75.00-$700.00

39th Oakland County Economic Outlook Luncheon

Join Oakland County Executive Dave Coulter for a look at the 2024 Economic Outlook Report. We will see the overall

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
220 S Main St. Royal Oak 48067

Oakland County Small Business Speed Networking

Join us for speed networking with your fellow Oakland County Small Business owners at Bamboo in Royal Oak.

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
220 S Main St. Royal Oak 48067

Oakland County Small Business Speed Networking

Join us for speed networking with your fellow Oakland County Small Business owners at Bamboo in Royal Oak.

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

All Networking and Community
Incubizo 531 Vester, Ferndale, MI 48220

One Million Cups

A free, one hour, coffee-fueled, community-driven entrepreneur presentation event held weekly at 9:00am in person at Incubizo, Ferndale, MI or

Presenters
EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Dr. Gabriel Ehrlich

Director of Research Seminar in Quantitative Economics (RSQE) at University of Michigan

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Robin Kinnie

President of Motor City Woman and Audio Engineers of Detroit

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Dale Grant

Ashton B.C., PLLC CPA & Advisory Services

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Jordanna Cheifetz

CEO/ Founder JAC Digital

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Great Lakes Women’s Business Council

Empowering Women and Minorities

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Economic Advancement, Growth, and Sustainability

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Faris Alami

Founder/CEO of ISM

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Bamboo – Royal Oak

Coworking. Member Events. Private Offices.

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Ideation Orange

Brand Experiences For Spaces

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Accounting Aid Society

Tax Preparation Services and Education

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Olivia Ewing

Modern Media Design

EVENTS AND TRAININGS

Lydia Michael

Owner, Blended Collective, Speaker & Author "Brand Love"

Events And Trainings

Oakland Thrive creates and hosts a wide variety of county-wide economic development and business events. We work with a variety of partners, including Oakland County to host, support, and create events to support the Oakland County business community. These events include innovative programs to fill gaps in the economic development/business ecosystem of the county and bring together business groups to “cross pollinate” to share best practices, ideas, and support.

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Countywide Events

We participate in many countywide events, including the Oakland County Economic Outlook, a great networking event for Oakland County business leaders.

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Industry Specific Conferences and Trade Shows

We participate in many local, state, national and international level conferences and trade shows. This year, Oakland Thrive is involved in the planning of the opening reception of the Vehicle and Transportation Technology Innovation Meetings, an international B2B forum for innovations in automotive and mobility.

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Business Matchmaking

Oakland Thrive helps businesses connect with each other and the partners who can help them.

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Thrive Connect

Thrive Connect is a series of Resource Fairs connecting vendors and resources with the small business community. Topics include: -Workforce Development -Small Business Resources -Matchmaking Events

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Trainings and Workshops

Oakland Thrive’s Business Forward program offers a variety of trainings tailored for the Oakland County Small Business owner on specific topics such as: -Social Media Training -Commercial Real Estate -Credit and Capital -Franchising -Government Contracting -Certified Business (Women, Minority, Veteran)

Oakland Thrive 1st Annual Golf Scramble

Thank you to everyone who came out to Oakland Thrive’s 1st Annual Golf Scramble. The event had over 100 attendees and raised $75,000. Such a terrific success! A great big thank you to our sponsors for their support of a thriving economy in Oakland County!

Presenting Sponsors
Dinner Sponsor
Lunch Sponsors
Hole + Foursome Sponsors
Hole Sponsors
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