Items Tagged with 'Startup Weekend'


Start Garden hosting Startup Weekend

December 28, 2017
Grand Rapids entrepreneurs are gearing up to beat the clock. Read More

City turns to sensors for data

Grand Rapids takes first step toward becoming smart city with installation of antenna to gather traffic, energy data.

January 13, 2017
A new technology in Grand Rapids launched last weekend could help the city become more efficient. Read More

Beggars can be choosers with app

App that facilitates connection between donors and street solicitors wins Startup Weekend.

January 29, 2016
You’re walking or driving on the streets of Grand Rapids, when someone asks you for spare change. You want to be charitable, but you’re not sure you trust what’ll happen to the money. What do you do? Read More

Grand Rapids kicks off Startup Weekend

January 14, 2016
A nonprofit is hosting a competition and networking event for entrepreneurs this weekend. Read More

Startup Weekend convenes downtown

December 26, 2014
Entrepreneurs will gather downtown next weekend to participate in a three-day crash course in developing a startup. Read More

GR Makers’ lock system wins at 5th annual Startup Weekend

The open community lab helps people get stuff done.

February 7, 2014
The 5th annual Startup Weekend wasn’t only a testament to West Michigan entrepreneurs, collaboration and hard work. Read More

Videos: Startup Weekend hatches ideas

January 20, 2014
It was the biggest and, according to many attendees, best Startup Weekend ever. Read More

Startup Weekend launches downtown

January 16, 2014
Entrepreneurs, designers, hackers, hustlers and dreamers, your presence is requested in Grand Rapids this weekend. Read More

Kendall students win Startup Weekend competition

Their company, U-Turn, is among few to turn out a physical product.

January 25, 2013
Students led and won the race to create the best business at Grand Rapids’ fourth annual Startup Weekend, hosted at The Factory space at 38 W. Fulton St. Read More

Video: Startup Weekend takes over The Factory

January 22, 2013
A community of entrepreneurs created more than 12 new startups at Grand Rapids’ fourth annual Startup Weekend — completing what was essentially a three-day sprint to build the most marketable business. Read More