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StartupNation Radio featuring SCORE of Southeast Michigan and PIXO VR

On today’s episode of StartupNation Radio, Jeff chats with two entrepreneurs in the Detroit metro area: Armando Ojeda and Sean Hurwitz.

First up, Jeff welcomes Armando Ojeda, certified mentor with SCORE of Southeast Michigan, an organization that provides free mentorship, networking and educational services and resources to entrepreneurs.


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During the interview, Ojeda discusses:

  • How interest in entrepreneurship has increased during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • The different types of mentors available through SCORE
  • Workshops available for entrepreneurs through SCORE
  • Success stories that have come out of the local SCORE chapter
  • The new diversity initiative SCORE has implemented within its organization

For more information on SCORE of Southeast Michigan and its free resources, visit the official website.



Next up, Jeff chats with Sean Hurwitz, CEO and founder of PIXO VR, an innovative company that offers extended reality (XR) and virtual reality (VR) solutions for B2B on a global scale.

During the show, Hurwitz shares:

  • What PIXO VR does and how the company got its start
  • His entrepreneurial background
  • The biggest problem PIXO VR is solving today
  • The importance of relying on a team to execute your company’s vision
  • The PIXO VR business model
  • The company’s new product release, PIXO Apex

For more on PIXO VR, check out the official website.

Listen to the full show here


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