INTENTIONAL COLLISIONS

thehappeningLOGO.PNG

theHAPPENING is a Detroit collective converging the social scenes in the comeback city

Designed to create a greater sense of community among
the emerging leaders of Detroit across multiple professional paths.
We equip our audience with a diverse and leverageable network that will be beneficial
as we assume prominent positions in the public, private, philanthropic and artistic sectors.


FOUNDED IN 2015
20+ EVENTS HOSTED
700 ATTENDEES ACROSS ALL EVENTS

TEAM

ALlANTé WHITMORE

Allanté (LL) is a Detroit-native pursuing her Doctorate in Engineering and Public Policy. She is a proud HBCU grad who enjoys passport stamps & whiskey gingers when she is not in the library.

Favorite Brunch
Le Dolce Vita
Favorite Happy Hour
Detroit Seafood Market
Quote Lived By
Trust Your Dopeness

instagram | linkedin

SEUN OYEWOLE

Seun moved to Detroit from DC & works at Invest Detroit Ventures. Touting himself as globalization's middleman, he plans to be the next Anthony Bourdain, but for now he's just a Soundcloud pusha.

Favorite Brunch
Grey Ghost
Favorite Happy Hour 
The Block
Quote Lived By
You Can't Be Born w. Sauce

instagram | linkedin