Putting the Spotlight on Good Food Entrepeneurs

About the Event

Food Lab Detroit, Wayne State’s Innovation Warriors, Eli’s Tea, and Foodstand have come together to present an interactive event series that helps put good food back on the map. Five lucky food entrepreneurs take the stage to present their business to expert panelists and a live audience. Entrepreneurs have 4 minutes to present their businesses, panelists weigh in, while the audience participates in a live Q&A.

Next Spotlight Is: December 5th

Location: DETROIT - Wayne State University Community Room, 3rd Floor Undergraduate Library 5155 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202

6:00 PM
Office hours + Doors open
7:00 PM
Community announcements + introductions
7:10 PM
8:15 PM
Drinks and networking
9:30 PM
Doors close

December 2016 Lineup

Check back soon for more information about the December 2016 Lineup

Get Involved

Be a Presenter

Are you an entrepeneur, creator or innovator launching a good food business, product or service?

Become a Panelist

Are you a food investor, seasoned food entrepreneur, or food industry veteran? Apply to share your advice on our experts panel.

Spotlight in Your City

Interested in seeing Foodstand Spotlight in your city? Share your zip code and why you think your city would be perfect for Spotlight!


Past Presenters

Spotlight has had over 100 presenters and 1000+ attendees over the past year. Some of our presenters include