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You have a solid customer base and are breaking even. Perhaps you're earning a profit (yay!). Now is the time to focus on creating efficiencies, improving your market share, and honing your business model. Today, it's all about growth!

Accelerate Michigan (EVENT)

4219 Woodward Ave, Suite 300, Detroit, Michigan, MI 48201

Allen Market Place

1611 E Kalamazoo St Lansing MI 48912†
(517) 367-2468

The Allen Market Place (the AMP), a facility operated by the Allen Neighborhood Center, offers entry level food entrepreneurs access to affordable rental of fully equipped, licensed kitchens and storage options. AMP incubators also have access to business development workshops, marketing assistance, and a community of practitioners.

Altruis Capital 

Capital Area Michigan Works 

2110 S. Cedar St. Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 492-5500

Capital Area District Library

College of Agriculture

Conquer Accelerator

Capital Community Angels

1181 Ridgewood Dr., East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 242-0972

Capital Community Angel Investors is a small group of Greater Lansing angel investors who help entrepreneurs succeed by providing them with early-stage capital. Our members invest their dollars and experiences into Michigan-based startup and early-stage companies.

Delta Township EDC

7710 West Saginaw Hwy., Lansing, MI 48917 

Downtown Lansing Incorporated

401 S. Washington Sq., Ste. 101, Lansing, MI  48933

Entrepreneur Institute of Mid-Michigan

105 W. Allegan Suite 10, Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 853-5890

Provides entrepreneurs with services and resources in the startup or growth stages.

The Fledge

1300 Eureka St, Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 230-7679

The Fledge, LLC is a private and for-profit ideation space, maker space, incubator and accelerator. there are no restrictions on the type of business we assist and no restrictions on any demographic of the team.

Lansing Economic Area Partnership

1000 S. Washington Ave Lansing MI 48910
(517) 702-3387

The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) is a coalition of area leaders committed to building a prosperous and vibrant region where businesses can thrive. To do this, we help entrepreneurs start new businesses, help existing businesses grow, and attract new businesses to the region. 

Lansing Mosaic

325 S Clinton St, Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Lansing Mosaic is an online publication of video series and article content that showcase Lansing’s diverse perspective on business and entrepreneurship.

Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce

500 E. Michigan Ave., Suite 200 Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 487-6340

Meridian EDC

5151 Marsh Rd, Okemos MI 48864-1198
517 853-4000 

MSU Business Connect

325 E. Grand River Ave., Suite 375 East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 884-2370

MSU Career Services

556 E. Circle Dr., Rm 113, East Lansing, MI 48824†
(517) 355-9510

MSU Foundation

The MSU Foundation serves as a flexible and ongoing resource, responsive to the University’s strategic needs. At its core is an extensive program supporting research, teaching, and commercialization of technologies.

MSU Gast Business Library

648 N. Shaw Ln., Rm. 50, East Lansing, MI 48824
(517) 355-3380

The Gast Business Library of Michigan State University provides free consulting for community entrepreneurs on market and industry research. Terence O’Neill, our Entrepreneurship Librarian, can help you navigate free resources to assess new business and growth opportunities.

Michigan Women’s Foundation

615 Griswold St. Suite 1020, Detroit, MI 48226

Detroit Contact - (313) 962-1920

535 Cascade West Parkway, SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Grand Rapids Contact - (616) 765-4230 

MWF works to eliminate barriers to economic and social equality by developing a scalable model across Michigan, which provides access to capital and a strong entrepreneurial ecosystem for women starting and growing businesses. 

Red Cedar Ventures

Our venture capital fund focuses on growing MSU-based startup companies and accelerating commercialization of MSU technologies. Our Goal is to provide participator, growth-stage capital to new companies and technologies that have secured lead funding from a venture capital firm.

Renaissance Venture Capital Fund

The Renaissance Venture Capital Fund is a Michigan-based fund that supports the growth of venture capital in Michigan while service as a bridge between Michigan’s emerging innovation community and its strong industrial and commercial base.

The Runway is Michigan’s premier fashion incubator. Our mission is to generate and advance the culture of entrepreneurship and to expand the fashion, textiles and design industry in the Lansing region and beyond. 

The Runway

300 S Washington Square, Suite 100, Lansing, MI 48933

Small Business Association of Michigan

120 N. Washington Sq. Suite 1000 Lansing, MI 48933
(800) 362-5461 

Small Business Development Center

309 N Washington Sq., Suite 115 Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 483-1921

The Michigan Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers no-cost, confidential business consulting services for existing businesses and to startups. We assist in areas such as business planning, financial projections, legal, tax and regulatory issues, marketing, and bank financing. Over 50 seminars and workshops offered on many business topics.

Soup Grant Lansing (EVENT)

Our concept is simple: Fund micro-grants (SoupGrants) in our city and gather members of the community for a delicious, homemade, and healthy soup and bread meal.

Technology Innovation Center

325 E Grand River Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823

University Corporate Research Park

2727 Alliance Dr., Suite C Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 353-9268

The mission of the University Corporate Research Park is to mutually benefit Michigan State University and tenants of the Research Park through the advancement of research, technology, development of new knowledge, and commercialization of intellectual property.

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