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Detroit Startup Week - Fireside Chat with PlayVS

Join us for a DSW chat with founder and native Detroiter Delane Parnell of PlayVs.

Detroit Startup Week is back June 17th - June 21st, but you can get an early preview by joining us at this special fireside chat with Delane Parnell Founder & CEO of PlayVs. Drinks will be served from 4-5pm, with the fireside chat beginning at 5pm. Delane Parnell is currently the Founder and CEO of PlayVs, the venture-backed startup building the infrastructure for amateur esports starting with high school. Delane, a native from Detroit, has raised over $26 Million from NEA, Adidas, Samsung, LA Dodgers, Diddy, Nas and others. Prior to starting PlayVs, Delane worked at IncWell Venture Capital where he became the youngest black venture capitalist in the United States. Delane was then part of the early team at Rocket Fiber. While at Rocket Fiber, Delane founded Rush Esports an esports team that was acquired by Team Solomid. Stay tuned for Detroit Startup Week, the largest free celebration and conference for entrepreneurship in the region. Learn more at

Earlier Event: May 3
First Fridays Members Lunch
Later Event: May 8
Invest Detroit Office Hours