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MiBiz Growth Report: Sept. 26, 2022
Here is the MiBiz Growth Report for September 26, 2022:
Michigan Capital Network expands to Saginaw, Midland markets with addition of BlueWater Angels
GRAND RAPIDS — Michigan Capital Network has further expanded its angel investment network across the state with the addition of Saginaw-based BlueWater Angels.
Michigan Capital Network aims to raise $25M for fourth VC fund
GRAND RAPIDS — Michigan Capital Network plans to form a fourth venture capital fund.
Grand Angels taps Dale Grogan as managing partner to expand reach across state
GRAND RAPIDS — The new managing partner for Grand Angels looks to tap his statewide contacts to build a bigger presence among early-stage investors.
‘TREMENDOUS WIN:’ Tetra Therapeutics’ sale offers healthy returns for investors, validation for local ecosystem
GRAND RAPIDS — Tetra Therapeutics Inc.’s sale to a Japanese pharmaceutical company provides a final pathway toward bringing to market potential new drugs to treat Alzheimer’s disease and a form of autism, as well as generates a handsome return for financial backers.
VC, PE firms steer companies through crisis
The COVID-19 pandemic that dismantled daily routines and hammered the economy has forced investors to pivot along with the companies they back financially.
Additional scale positions Grand Angels for larger deals
GRAND RAPIDS — The $1.4 million investment in Portage-based Micro Laser Assisted Machining Technologies LLC represents the largest single investment ever for Grand Angels and its affiliated angel groups and venture capital fund.
Ka-Zoo Angels offers funding options to SW Michigan entrepreneurs
KALAMAZOO — The Kalamazoo affiliate of Grand Angels easily exceeded expectations after launching more than a year ago.
Grand Angels targets up to $25 million for new VC fund
GRAND RAPIDS — Investment firm Grand Angels plans to launch its third venture capital fund, MiBiz has learned.
Grand Angels launches Kalamazoo-based affiliate
With the formation of an affiliate angel investment group in Kalamazoo, Grand Angels has taken the first step toward possibly creating a handful of similar arrangements statewide.