When: Wed., Nov. 18, 11 a.m. 2015
Karen Buscemi has long been a champion of Detroit’s fashion industry. The founder of the Detroit Garment Group is working on getting a functioning garment district up and running and part of her mission is to help burgeoning designers start and grow businesses. To do so, she puts together workshops that teach new entrepreneurs the ins and outs of brand management and business ownership. So You Want to Start a Business: Basics, Legalities, & Insurance, led by attorney Deanna Swisher, is all about solid business basics, the importance of trademarking, becoming a legal entity, protecting your work, and how to avoid common mistakes many new business owners make.