Linzie Venegas

Linzie Venegas is the Vice President of Ideal Group. She oversees Administration, Marketing, Finance and Human Resource activities for the company. The Ideal Group operates eight different companies with annual revenues approaching $250 million and approximately 700 employees.

Linzie actively works with various community organizations in Southwest Detroit including Holy Redeemer Grade School, Detroit Cristo Rey High School, and Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation. Linzie currently serves as a Board of Trustees member at Cranbrook and is an active board member at Detroit Economic Growth Corporation, Detroit Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council, as well as Cranbrook Institute of Science.
Linzie is an instructor at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business Digital Excellence Program. She teaches many small business owners the fundamentals of digital marketing to help grow their business.

Linzie is a recipient of the Mi Gente Magazine Spirit of Frida Award, The Joyce Ivy Foundation Women of Impact Award, Beyond Basics Women Bettering Detroit Honoree and was named 2019 Top 10 Michigan Business Women by NAWBO. dBusiness Magazine selected Linzie as 30 in Their Thirties for young Detroit business leaders. Crain’s Detroit Business recognized her as a Women to Watch and in 2018 was selected as one of their 40 under Forty.