Items Tagged with 'venture capital'


VC fund invests in medical startup

March 5, 2019
A venture capital fund in the region is investing in a medical startup on the East Coast. Read More

Kellogg fund participates in $5M round for superfood startup

March 1, 2019
Kellogg Company’s venture fund has invested more in a West Coast food startup. Read More

Medical startup raises $77M

January 3, 2019
A medical startup in the region developing a system for high blood pressure treatment has received $77 million in funding. Read More

VC fund invests in medical device startup

November 26, 2018
A venture capital fund in the region focused on early stage health care companies with innovative technologies has made a new out-of-state investment. Read More

Health system's VC fund invests in AI

October 22, 2018
A local venture capital fund is investing in an out-of-state medical startup with artificial intelligence technology. Read More

Medical device startup raises $2.5M

October 22, 2018
A startup in the region that develops shoulder replacement systems has closed a $2.5-million Series A venture funding round. Read More

Angels raising $25M venture capital fund

August 21, 2018
A local angel investor organization has set out to raise a $25-million venture capital fund. Read More

Medical firm launches $10M venture capital fund

November 28, 2017
A medical device developer has created a $10-million venture capital fund to support early stage health care companies. Read More

Renaissance VC 'fund of funds' drives $300M to Michigan startups

July 11, 2013
Who funds Michigan's venture capital funds? Read More

Bestselling business author Josh Linkner asks state to bet on startups

October 23, 2012
Author, venture capitalist and CEO Josh Linkner created a stir among 400 West Michigan entrepreneurs and business leaders at the Economic Club of Grand Rapids yesterday when he shared a quote that speaks to the essence of capitalism. “Right now, there’s an entrepreneur out there forging a bullet with your company’s name on it,” said Linkner at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, quoting fellow author and management consultant Gary Hamel. Read More