Category Archives: Business Accelerators

Aerospace firm, auto-safety company expand in Oakland County

LANSING — Grants to two companies with plans to create a total of 784 full-time jobs and invest $357 million in Oakland County have been approved by the Michigan Strategic Fund board.

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Renaissance Venture Fund Opens Office In East Lansing

EAST LANSING – The Renaissance Venture Capital Fund  and the Michigan State University Foundation announced that Renaissance is opening its third office location at the  East Lansing Technology Innovation Center, 325 E. Grand River Ave., Suite 300.

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Lansing Business Accelerator Seeking Applicants

LANSING — Lansing Proto, Michigan’s first and only physical product business accelerator program, is seeking applicants for the 2017 program.

Lansing Proto is a Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) initiative and subsidiary that supports physical product-based companies as they move from concept to market.

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Macomb-OU Incubator awarded $48,000 for clients

ROCHESTER — The Macomb-OU Incubator announced it has been awarded $48,000 in state Business Accelerator Funds to provide accelerator services to client companies ONU, Templar Integrated Security Solutions, and Zoesen.

BAF awards are an initiative of the State of Michigan’s 21st Century Jobs Fund Program and are distributed by the Michigan Small Business Development Center through the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and Michigan’s network of business accelerators.

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