Molly O’Meara knows the difference between success and failure for many small businesses can be as simple as having a trusted ally who can get them to the right resource at the right time. Molly is that ally for hundreds of small businesses in southeast Michigan. As alumni and outreach manager for Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses at Wayne State University, Molly works closely with small business owners through educational opportunities and connections to critical resources across the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Prior to her career in economic development, Molly founded and owned a specialty food company, contributed her design talents to creative projects. A Detroit resident since 2004, she is a world traveler and has lived in Buenos Aires, New York, and the Bay Area. She speaks globally about women's entrepreneurship. In 2016 she completed the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses at Wayne State University program. Molly is a graduate of the University of Michigan.