Alden B. Dow Home & Studio

Visit this historical home museum to learn more about Alden B. Dow and his philosophy.
315 Post Street, Midland, MI  48640 (866) 315-7678 

Eureka Ranch 

Eureka! Ranch Purpose: To Develop and Deliver The World's Most Reliable Systems for Creating, Communicating & Commercializing Meaningfully Unique Ideas.

JumpStart inc.

JumpStart is a nationally recognized non-profit creating economic transformation by providing resources to entrepreneurs leading high potential early-stage companies.


Cre8ng People, Places & Possibilities is my virtual company that helps clients to become more productive leaders, more effective communicators, more powerful teams and team leaders and more creative thinkers throughout keynote speeches, workshops, training programs and university courses.

Smith Growth Partners

Smith Growth Partners plans implements and manages growth strategies for good companies.  Each year, they work with a small number of clients that are trying to break through to the next level by helping them define their objectives, their market, their message and their strategy for scaling and improving their business. 

Mid-Michigan Innovation Center

The MidMichigan Innovation Center is a private, non-profit organization created to provide entrepreneurs and start-up companies a supportive and collaborative environment. MMIC connects you with critical resources, valuable services, flexible facilities, and entrepreneurial training and education that will help you develop your business venture. As an MMIC partner, you will receive the support needed to ensure your company’s success

Great Lakes Entrepreneur’s Quest

The mission of the Great Lakes Entrepreneur's Quest, and its competition, is to continually encourage and educate entrepreneurs on the creation, start up and early growth stages of high-growth businesses within the state of Michigan.

Creative 360

Our mission is to create an environment for people of all ages to experience the creative process through ongoing classes, events, art exhibits, concerts, and outreach programs.

Opportunity Analysts

Opportunity Analysts LLC, a new venture out of Midland, MI aims to help people with great ideas turn into Entrepreneurs. This is done through innovative Incuba8 programs, EntreMeetups, and startup consulting.

Blue Water Angel Investment Group

BlueWater Angels helps bring fresh ideas, jobs and business growth to mid-Michigan through economic prosperity and follow-up investment. Our members offer not only investment capital, but also business and technical expertise, industry connections and critical resources to accelerate growth and success

Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour

The Tour brings the country's top young entrepreneurs to colleges, universities, workforce development organizations, chambers of commerce, SBDCs, and many other organizations to help spread the entrepreneurial mindset during a half-day, high-energy conference.

Moving Ideas to Market

Moving Ideas to Market (MI2M) is an entrepreneurship initiative that works to improve the overall entrepreneurial culture of Michigan to one that is supportive of entrepreneurs. MI2M actively builds the infrastructure of networked resources that will support entrepreneurs (from anywhere and any age in Michigan) from idea to launch and from launch to growth and sustainability.

Bizdom U

Bizdom is an entrepreneurship accelerator. We train, mentor and fund aspiring entrepreneurs to launch innovative, growth-oriented startups in Detroit and Cleveland.  Start up School  The New Enterprise Opportunity (NEO) Center  Resource Page  start up site  Founders for Startup Weekend

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