Join Us May 18th at 12:15 p.m.

Laurie Lonsdorf is certified small business consultant and community champion who channels her entrepreneurial experience into a zest for helping others to start, run and market their companies. As the Regional Director of the Michigan Small Business Development Center at Lansing Community College, she has helped thousands of business owners to achieve their goals through one-on-one consulting and business training workshops. She draws from her past as a business owner, having worked with companies like Boeing, Microsoft, Comcast and Marriott Hotels — as well as many small and micro businesses — delivering marketing and copywriting projects through her Seattle marketing consultancy, Persuasive Communications.

March 30th 12:15 p.m. Meeting

Stand Up Comic / Writer

Greenwood District Studios will be Michigan’s first black owned Movie Studio with certified sound stages. What this means is industry movies can be filmed entirely in one location which for us is at the former Lansing Mall Cinema space in Delta Township.

Amaru – Stand Up Comic / Writer / Producer / Director / Actor / Music Producer

Is the man behind the vision of Greenwood District Studios. A 25 year veteran in show business, he has toured the country as a stand-up comedian, entertaining crowds across the united states.

Lisa Michelle – Media Relations

Is a media, marketing and communications professional who began her career working in the news room of a major Chicago newspaper.