GLITR Spring Tech Tour
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Just tell the rest of the family it’s a mere commutermobile. Because if they ever figure out how much fun a 2012 Ford Focus SEL is to drive, you may never get the wheel back.
This is, after all, the town that gave the world pills that actually work, in the 19th Century. So I guess I shouldn’t be surprised at the endless inventiveness of the life sciences community in Kalamazoo.
Downtown Grand Rapids is an amazing place these days, and I got just a tiny little peek at a few of the companies helping make it amazing Wednesday, Day Seven of the Great Lakes Innovation and Technology Report’s 2012 Spring Tech Tour.
The Mid-Michigan Innovation Center is dead! Long live the Mid-Michigan Innovation Center! The business incubator at the eastern Midland city limits on Ashman Road, all 112,000 square feet of it, lies mostly empty and quiet. Dow Chemical Co., its owner, plans to tear it down after the last tenants move out at the end of the month. But there will still be a Mid-Michigan Innovation Center, I learned on Tuesday, Day Six of the Great Lakes Innovation and Technology Report’s 2012 Spring Tech Tour.
The Traverse City area is probably best known for beaches, sand dunes, wine and cherries. But there’s a big and growing technology industry up in God’s Country, too, as I learned Monday on Day Five of the Great Lakes Innovation and Technology Report’s 2012 Spring Tech Tour.
- Tech Tour Day Three: On The Northern Michigan Road WWJ Newsradio 950–2012/05/13
- Tech Tour Day Two: High Tech’s Growing In The Soo WWJ Newsradio 950–2012/05/13
- Tech Tour Day One: Road Trip! WWJ Newsradio 950–2012/05/10