It all begins with an idea…

But it takes a lot for great ideas to become great companies. Find Out More

The Fund

Since 2012, we’ve funded startups at their most basic stage: the idea. Today, we wear the hats of first angel investor to Series A financier. We like startups that take advantage of the Midwest’s expertise in manufacturing and global enterprise.

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The Ecosystem

A strong web of relationships can be more essential to a startup’s success than funding. So, we built a neighborhood within a neighborhood in downtown Grand Rapids where those investors and entrepreneurs work together.

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  • Detroit Free Press
  • Forbes
  • Inc Magazine
  • The Atlantic
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • TechCrunch
  • New York Times