Items Tagged with 'Start Garden'


Startup accelerator names inaugural cohort

September 24, 2015
An accelerator focused on the Internet of Things market has selected startups to participate in its first three-month program. Read More

Grand Rapids hosts Aging2.0 pitch competition

September 2, 2015
Entrepreneurs will be downtown next week pitching their best ideas for new products and services for an aging population. Read More

Microwaveable bowl wins 5x5 Night

June 25, 2015
An experienced pitch competitor won the first re-booted 5x5 Night. Read More

5x5 Night re-emerges

June 22, 2015
The 5x5 Night monthly pitch competition for entrepreneurs is back. Read More

Hunting app wins TechCrunch Grand Rapids Pitch-off

May 22, 2015
A company with an app-based hunting and fishing tool is headed to San Francisco this fall after landing a free booth at TechCrunch’s trade conference during a pitch competition. Read More

TechCrunch produces Grand Rapids Pitch-off

May 18, 2015
A major technology media outlet is coming to Grand Rapids to conduct a pitch competition for local entrepreneurs to vie for a free seat at its major trade conference. Read More

Mobile shopping app secures $900K in funding

April 28, 2015
The startup behind a mobile shopping app has closed a $900,000 pre-Series A financing round that was led by a local early stage venture capital fund. Read More

Start Garden launches Internet of Things accelerator

March 27, 2015
Start Garden has formed a coalition with six industry-leading organizations to launch a startup accelerator to capitalize on the Internet of Things market. Read More

Startup develops food-discovery app

March 26, 2015
A startup is developing a web and mobile app to help people with dietary restrictions explore healthy food options nearby. Read More

Change Ups: Custer/Start Garden project

March 20, 2015
Start Garden credits Custer for engendering an innovative space that will help brainstorm ideas, host entrepreneurs, developers and community supporters, serve as a meeting place for individual and group work, and support events hosted onsite. Read More