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Displaying items tagged: Michigan Capital Network

Thursday, 26 January 2023 20:50

Michigan Capital Network nets $37.5M toward new VC fund

GRAND RAPIDS — Michigan Capital Network netted $37.5 million to date in its drive to raise $50 million for a fourth venture capital fund, a goal that has doubled since fundraising began in early 2022.

Published in Finance
Sunday, 15 January 2023 17:08

VC investments up 9% for Michigan companies, despite declining deal volume

Venture capital investors put more money into Michigan-based companies last year, even as deal volume declined.

Published in Finance
Tuesday, 27 December 2022 13:13

Michigan Capital Network exec cites signs of resilience in state’s VC, angel investor community

Coming off what Diane Durance calls a “robust” year in 2022, Grand Rapids-based Michigan Capital Network looks to close fundraising in 2023 on a fourth venture capital fund and grow its network of angel investors.

Published in Finance

Sunday, 04 December 2022 17:42

People in the news: Dec. 5, 2022

Here are the staffing announcements from the Nov. 21, 2022 print edition. 

Published in Talent
Wednesday, 30 November 2022 14:57

Michigan Capital Network names directors for GR, Detroit angel investing groups 

Michigan Capital Network has named new leaders for angel investing groups in Grand Rapids and Detroit.

Published in Finance
Sunday, 25 September 2022 22:14

MiBiz Growth Report: Sept. 26, 2022

Here is the MiBiz Growth Report for September 26, 2022:

Published in Economic Development

Monday, 12 September 2022 11:07

Michigan Capital Network raises target for next VC fund to $35M, citing strong interest

GRAND RAPIDS — Strong interest from investors led Michigan Capital Network to expand the size of its new venture capital fund, the organization’s fourth since its inception.

Published in Finance
Friday, 26 August 2022 12:27

Buoyed by recent craft beverage exits, entrepreneurial investors redeploy proceeds locally, internationally

Successful exits from West Michigan-based craft breweries are allowing company founders and investors to put their proceeds to work in new ways that reinforce the region’s entrepreneurial culture. 

Published in Economic Development
Sunday, 14 August 2022 18:11

MiBiz Growth Report: Aug. 15, 2022

Here is the MiBiz Growth Report for August 15, 2022:

Published in Economic Development

Wednesday, 03 August 2022 08:30

Zeeland furniture startup in ‘launch and accessibility mode’ after $1.5M capital raise

A Zeeland furniture startup that seeks to play into the growing home office trend has secured $1.5 million in capital from investors around Michigan.

Published in Small Business
Sunday, 22 May 2022 18:24

People in the News: May 23, 2022

Here is the MiBiz People in the news report for May 23, 2022 

Published in Talent
Sunday, 27 March 2022 18:02

MiBiz Growth Report: March 28, 2022

Recruitment platform Job.com has acquired QCI Healthcare Staffing, a Grand Rapids-based health care staffing agency. The deal was the fourth staffing agency acquisition by Job.com, which seeks to acquire small to medium-sized staffing agencies. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Published in Economic Development

Sunday, 02 January 2022 18:10

Facility Health sale marks another successful exit for startup

Facility Health Inc.’s sale to a North Carolina software solutions provider is another example of a startup company backed by local investors in West Michigan that led to a successful exit.

Published in Health Care
Tuesday, 30 November 2021 08:30

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.

Published in Finance
Sunday, 15 August 2021 17:40

‘The sky’s the limit’ for online-based ADHD assessment, treatment company

The $2 million in capital that ADHD Online LLC raised will support further growth nationally as telehealth overall plays a larger role in the health care industry.

Published in Health Care

Sunday, 01 August 2021 17:03

Michigan Capital Network aims to raise $25M for fourth VC fund

GRAND RAPIDS — Michigan Capital Network plans to form a fourth venture capital fund.

Published in Finance
Sunday, 14 February 2021 18:00

Grand Angels and affiliates reorganize to accommodate growth, promote diversity

A restructuring for Grand Angels in 2021 aims to create understanding about angel investing and greater diversity among investors and their deals.

Published in Finance
Sunday, 06 December 2020 18:10

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.

Published in Finance

Monday, 30 November 2020 17:00

Grand Angels names Dale Grogan as new managing partner

GRAND RAPIDS — Angel investor group Grand Angels has named Dale Grogan as its new managing partner.

Published in Finance
Sunday, 24 November 2019 17:30

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.

Published in Finance