LaunchPad Member News
The LaunchPad staff enjoys receiving news from our LaunchPad members when they’re excited to share their accomplishments with us. Whether these entrepreneurs met with our advisors for one consulting meeting or several, they all are special to us and we proudly congratulate them on their successes.
Congratulations to LaunchPad Member and alum Shaniece Bennett, MBA, CPA upon receiving the Achievement Award from the Detroit Chapter of NABA, Inc. (National Association of Black Accountants) on June 2nd. Shaniece is the owner of Accutrak Consulting and Accounting Services. She founded Accutrak Services, a full service accounting firm, as a means to offer her experiences and passion for financial accounting to assist others achieve their business, financial, and personal goals. If you are seeking accounting solutions for business, contact her and see why she is more than just a CPA.
Walsh College LaunchPad Member and Alum Steve Johnson of Motor City Brew Tours has written a book titled: Detroit Beer. The official press release can be viewed here. Steve is the owner and founder of Motor City Brew Tours, a tour company that provides guided tours to Michigan breweries. So if you’re looking for fun weekend events, check out his website.
Baby Sleep All Night founder and LaunchPad Member Patty Werner was interviewed by Amy Andrews of Fox 2’s On the Nine and discussed mistakes that parents may make when it comes to helping their baby sleep through the night. View her enlightening interview here. Patty, is Michigan’s Certified Baby Sleep Consultant and would love to help you guide your baby to learning the best way to get a full night of peaceful sleep every night!
Walsh College LaunchPad member, Judy Farmer of Great Pilates Now received certification in ‘Relief Through Rolling’. This is a new technique that provides her clients with an effective self-care option that compliments her Pilates practice. Visit Judy’s website to try Pilates free for 15 days!
Liberation12, LLC is a social enterprise co-founded by LaunchPad member Angela Stabel-Holcomb that focuses on using sustainable materials to create unique handmade products. Currently, Liberation12 is connected with a local nonprofit in Pontiac that concentrates on rehabilitating sex trafficking survivors. The team’s long term goals are to establish a stable market for their products and hire people who have survived sex trafficking to further empower their journey toward healing. If you are interested in supporting their cause or purchasing a unique gift, please visit their website at: http://liberationtwelve.weebly.com/.
LaunchPad member Allen Rouse has expanded his Extraordinary Cleaning Services business during the past year. As a business owner, he has realized that “word of mouth”, trustworthiness, integrity, professionalism, a well prepared portfolio and a hand-shake are the traits that are increasing his revenue more than his website! So if you’re in search of a reliable cleaning company for your home or office, check out his website at http://www.extraordinarycleaningservices.com/ or visit his Facebook page.
Listedmycar.com was created by LaunchPad member and car enthusiast Enrique Colville for those who are frustrated with dealer’s unfair practices. Listedmycar.com is The Private Seller Marketplace, the only one without dealers. Listedmycar.com website and mobile app allows buying and selling used cars and parts from peers and enthusiasts. His mission is to be the easiest and safest website for individual buyers and sellers to transact without overpaying or losing money by providing them with the right tools. Want to know more? Check out the website: www.listedmycar.com.
LaunchPad member and alum Anthony Majeweski founder of Read with Max, LLC is receiving the Outstanding Young Alumni Award from Western Michigan University’s Haworth College of Business, where he earned his undergraduate degree in Behavioral Psychology. Each year the Haworth College of Business honors alumni and industry partners with awards for outstanding leadership in business and service. Congratulations to Anthony on this outstanding achievement!
Do you have an idea that you would like to turn into a business, but don’t know where to begin? Sign up today to become a member of LaunchPad by visiting: http://www.walshcollege.edu/launchpad and click on the Join Now button.