Event Notices From Oct. 29The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
GreenLancer Closes $500,000 In 'A' Round Initial FundingGreenLancer.com, a Web-based provider of engineering and services for solar energy projects, last week announced it had secured another $222,500 to complete its A round financing of $500,000.
Start Garden project invests $2.3M in 1st yearWest Michigan entrepreneur Rick DeVos' Start Garden venture capital effort has invested more than $2.3 million in over 100 projects during its first year.
Blue Medora Gets $1.25M Capital From West Michigan InvestorsThe Grand Rapids technology firm Blue Medora said Wednesday that it has received an additional $1.25 million in growth capital from two West Michigan-based angel investment groups, Start Garden and the Grand Angels.
Top Tech Stories Of 2012 In MichiganFrom a cure for the flu to big start-up ventures, a $250 million wind power park, the creation of Start Garden, and more -- tech news dominated 2012.
Kettering U Student, Grad Launch Urban Food Sustainability Project In GRFinding new ways to produce healthy, sustainable food sources for a growing population is a necessity. Austin Lawrence, a current Kettering University student, and Brian Falther, a 2010 Kettering University graduate, are motivated to offer a solution to food sustainability nationwide, starting in Grand Rapids.
Rick DeVos Introduces Start Garden: $15 Million Fund To Invest In Ideas
Michigan Game Changer: Rick DeVos To Unveil New ProjectBuoyed by the incredible success of ArtPrize, Grand Rapids social entrepreneur Rick DeVos is preparing to take the wraps off of his newest project on Thursday -- a statewide venture called Start Garden.