Items Tagged with 'entrepreneurship'


Nonprofit producing WomanUp & Pitch

November 4, 2019
A nonprofit is hosting a pitch competition downtown this week for female-owned startups. Read More

West Michigan companies land in the 'Entrepreneur 360' ranking

December 21, 2018
A trio of businesses in the region have been named among the country’s “best entrepreneurial companies” by a magazine on entrepreneurship. Read More

Nonprofit wins grant for low-income entrepreneurs

October 12, 2018
A local nonprofit has received a federal grant to help low-income rural entrepreneurs access resources. Read More

Nonprofit producing class on crowdfunding capital

August 21, 2018
A nonprofit focused on helping female entrepreneurs is hosting a class on crowdfunding this week. Read More

Entrepreneurs win Start Garden cash

July 16, 2018
Ten entrepreneurs claimed $20,000 each through Start Garden’s 100 Ideas initiative. Read More

EY names regional Entrepreneur of the Year winners

July 2, 2018
Two West Michigan business leaders have won regional EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards. Read More

SBDC producing How to Buy or Sell a Business

June 19, 2018
The Michigan Small Business Development Center will host a conference downtown this month for entrepreneurs to learn about buying or selling a business. Read More

College launches startup lab for veterans

June 12, 2018
A local college has established a new entrepreneurial program for veterans. Read More

Foundation committing $10M to small business loans

June 8, 2018
A city in the region now has a small business loan fund that's backed by a major foundation. Read More

Area’s entrepreneurial bridge builders are thriving

May 11, 2018
Recently, Start Garden announced the 100 ideas selected as part of its “100 Ideas/$100K initiative” — an intentional approach at diversifying the entrepreneurship scene in Grand Rapids (Start Garden's 100 Ideas invests $100,000 in these entrepreneurs). Read More