Hatch Detroit — One Week Left To Enter The Contest!

Hatch Detroit — One Week Left To Enter The Contest!




One Week Left To Enter The Contest!





Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest

Hello Hatch Supporters!

You could know the 2012 winner…Introduce Us!

We have ONE WEEK LEFT in the submission period for this year’s contest, and we have received a lot of great submissions, but YOU may know the person who should win.  Think about it.  Your friends, family, business partners, neighbors, college roommate may have been thinking about starting a retail business in Detroit, but need some seed money to make it happen. Encourage them to enter the contest at hatchdetroit.com!

Hugh Update:  The Auburn Building in Midtown is on track to open in the fall, and Joe is looking forward to Hugh opening!  More details to follow soon!

Timing is Everything- Stay with Us for the Entire Ride

Sure, entries are due August 1, but that is just the beginning. The top 10 semi-finalists will be announced August 29, and voting opens on September 10.  Spend the week learning about the finalists to determine your top choice for a new retail venture in Detroit, and VOTE, VOTE, VOTE.  The first round of voting ends on September 17 to determine the 4 finalists. Finalists will be announced September 19.

Whew, what a month- but there’s more-

You will have an opportunity to meet the finalists at the Hatch Off! on September 26and place your final vote (vote will close at noon on the 27th).  At 5pm on September 27, the winner of the 2012 Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest will be announced.

And the winner is……

One Last Thing

On Friday August 24, Born and Raised Detroit is bringing the event “City Social” to Shed 3 at the Eastern Market from 5PM-midnight.  Proceeds will benefit a special project Hatch Detroit is developing to support existing neighborhood businesses.  Cut out early and start the weekend out right!  Buy your tickets at bornandraiseddetroit.org.  All-inclusive tickets are $60. 21+ only.

If you want to donate to Hatch Detroit directly, you can do so from our website!  Every single dollar goes towards helping new and existing retail businesses in Detroit!

Thank you for your continued support of Hatch Detroit!  Check out our In The Press page to see all the lastest interviews and coverage we’ve been getting!


Ted, Nick, and Vittoria





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