Munetrix Selected as Semi-Finalist in Accelerate Michigan International Business Plan Competition
KEEGO HARBOR, Mich., Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Munetrix, LLC continues to demonstrate fiscal transparency leadership by being named a semi-finalist in the Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition. This achievement places Munetrix in a select field of innovative “Stage 2.0″ startup companies that will present their plans in mid-November. The top companies will receive cash and other financial incentives that can be used for operations and business development, with an end goal of creating jobs and economic growth in Michigan.
“Munetrix is honored to be chosen as a semi-finalist in the prestigious Accelerate Michigan competition; yet another highlight in a very good year for us,” said Bob Kittle, Munetrix president and co-founder. “Our company offers financial transparency solutions for municipalities throughout Michigan, and it’s exciting to receive recognition from development organizations in the state we grew up in, live in and serve. We’re proud to be competing for this award, as our business plan mirrors that of the State of Michigan’s – to grow and prosper, and to provide services that can improve the fiscal health and well being of municipalities and school districts across the state.”
Munetrix, like most of the companies competing in the Accelerate Michigan finals November 13-15 in downtown Detroit, is headquartered in Michigan and will demonstrate forward-thinking strategies that will stimulate the economy, add jobs, energize commercial real estate development, and create opportunities for other growing enterprises.
Munetrix will be exhibiting in booth #104 at the Annual Meeting & Expo of the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO), October 12-14 in Phoenix.
About Munetrix, LLC
Munetrix(TM) is a web-based networked information source designed to give easy-to-understand access to sometimes confusing financial information for municipal governments and school districts. The tool facilitates the creation of long-term financial forecasts and trend analysis including fiscal indicator scores, benchmarking, peer group comparisons and sharing of best practices. Munetrix utilizes the State of Michigan Fiscal Distress Indicator system, and reports on fiscal status in spreadsheets or color-coded charts. With the Munetrix tool, municipal managers and school administrators have the ability to easily build forward-looking financials and top-down forecasts, while vetting assumptions. See more at www.munetrix.com
About The Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition
The Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition is an international business plan competition designed to highlight Michigan as a robust and vibrant venue for innovation and business opportunity.
This Competition is led by the newly formed Business Accelerator Network for Southeast Michigan (which includes Ann Arbor SPARK, Automation Alley, Macomb-OU INCubator, and TechTown), the Business Leaders for Michigan, the University Research Corridor (Michigan State University, the University of Michigan and Wayne State University) and the New Economy Initiative. These groups have aligned their efforts to bolster and advance Michigan’s entrepreneurial ecosystem through a variety of collaborative initiatives, including the Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition. See more at www.acceleratemichigan.org
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