Considering starting a business in West Michigan? Use these websites to give legs to your ideas.


Start Garden –Working to increase Physical, Social, Financial, & Intellectual capital in the area

5×5 Night–Area monthly pitching contest with a $5,000 prize.

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Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Small Business Development Center Michigan

The Right Place–West Michigan’s Economic Developer

Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW)