Beasley Media Group announced March 1 that WDMK-FM (Detroit)(105.9 KISS-FM) Morning Show personalities “Mason & Starr,” in conjunction with GoDaddy, have unveiled “Mason Means Business,” a new program aimed at showcasing small business and entrepreneurial stories in the Motor City.
Small businesses and entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to visit the “Mason Means Business” website (MasonMeansBusiness313.com) and submit why their business is unique. Selected companies will be featured in upcoming on-air interviews with legendary Detroit personality Mason. In addition, interested businesses owners can learn about accessing the FREE Empower by GoDaddy program in partnership with Build Institute, aimed at providing entrepreneurs with the tools to grow their business in four or six-week sessions.
“Mason Means Business is proud to team up with Empower by GoDaddy and the Build Institute to bring more opportunities and resources to small businesses and entrepreneurs in the Detroit metro area,” said John Mason, 105.9 KISS-FM morning host and voice of the Detroit Pistons. “Small businesses can look different, and it’s important we showcase the entrepreneurial journey in real-time so others can feel inspired to follow their own dreams.”
Entrepreneurs enrolled in GoDaddy’s Empower program through Build Institute will receive access to a global network of mentors, free GoDaddy products and a series of digital presence courses such as in branding, website development, marketing and ecommerce, among an assortment of other offerings.
“Partnering on-the-ground locally with organizations like Build Institute allows us to meet entrepreneurs directly where they are, no matter their circumstance or zip code, and provide them with customizable programs that uniquely fit their journey to entrepreneurship,” said Stacy Cline, Senior Director, GoDaddy Corporate Sustainability. “It’s through programs like Mason Means Business that we can double down on our commitment to empowering entrepreneurs everywhere and uplift the local voices that are shaping next generation thinking, innovation and passion.”
For complete details about the “Mason Means Business” initiative, please go to MasonMeansBusiness313.com.