Category Archive: News

May 2015 ALAP Meeting Recap

In the midst of asparagus season and everything else great about Michigan in May, the ALAP gang gathered for our monthly potluck meeting.  This month included a double-feature session with two “early idea… Continue reading

April 2015 ALAP Meeting Recap

On a rainy April 9, the ALAP crew gathered for an off-site potluck meeting at the headquarters of Bay Area Recycling for Charities (BARC).  Founder and President Andy Gale and several of his… Continue reading

March 2015 ALAP Meeting Recap

The ALAP crew met amid a nice Spring thaw for our latest monthly potluck meeting.  This month we heard from Stuart Campbell of Perennial Harvest. Stuart’s business provides native and edible landscaping services… Continue reading

February 2015 ALAP Meeting Recap

ALAPers braved a chilly  evening on February 12 to hear a presentation from Andy Gale of Bay Area Recycling for Charities (BARC). After a delicious potluck, and introductions which included a few new faces,… Continue reading

November 2014 ALAP Meeting Recap

The ALAP crew came together despite a snowy night for our final potluck meeting of 2014. Our guest presenter this month was John Meeske, a long-time entrepreneur and businessman with significant regional hospitality… Continue reading

October 2014 ALAP Meeting Recap

The ALAP crew met for another great potluck at MLUI HQ.  Featured speaker Bill Koucky of Grand Traverse Culinary Oils returned to give us an update of his latest ventures as well as… Continue reading

June 2014 ALAP Meeting Recap

June 2014 ALAP Meeting Recap The ALAP crew met for our final potluck meeting ahead of our summer break. Presenting to us was the team from DW North, Inc, who introduced us to… Continue reading

May 2014 ALAP Meeting Recap

ALAP met May 8 for our latest “dreamstorm” format potluck meeting. During these meetings we gather with earlier stage companies and other invited speakers to discuss business ideas and general community and impact… Continue reading

April 2014 ALAP Meeting Recap

The ALAP gang met April 10 for our monthly potluck meeting at MLUI. After chowing down on some great grub, we heard from our first presenter, Dr. Michael Burr. Mike has been a… Continue reading

March 2014 ALAP Meeting Recap

The ALAP crew met for our March 2014 potluck meeting and heard updates from two previous presenters.  Leading off was Bill Koucky who gave us an update (and samples galore) of his Grand… Continue reading