Maria LaLonde is the recruiting and development leader for Bizdom, a startup accelerator that helps entrepreneurs launch, fund and grow innovative web and tech-based startups in Detroit and Cleveland. Her role is to raise awareness about Bizdom in the community and vet candidates for its accelerator. She also advocates for the startup community, mentors and connects entrepreneurs to available resources.
LaLonde is a serial entrepreneur who has founded businesses in the recruiting, automotive and real estate industries. She has a bachelor’s degree in communication from Michigan State University.