“Handshakes” is a collection of inspiring stories and shared lessons from Michigan businesses that are redefining the next economic frontier. After all, a business is more than an enterprise. It’s a combination of vision, partnerships and culmination of strategic decisions.
Fund Facts: Chris Rizik, Renaissance Venture Capital
On this episode of Fund Facts—a video series focused on venture capitalists, angel investors and other funders critical to Michigan’s entrepreneurial ecosystem—we connect with Chris Rizik, CEO and fund manager of Renaissance Venture Capital.
5 Quick Questions for Dr. Stephanie Morley, DVM and Zomedica President and COO
Want to learn how Michigan companies and investors are supporting technologies in the veterinary industry? Take a look at these 5 Quick Questions for Dr. Stephanie Morley, DVM and Zomedica President and COO to find out.
In The Zone - OU INC
On this episode of “In The Zone,” Client Strategist Steve Kent provides an inside look at Oakland University’s SmartZone, OU INC. In collaboration with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), the City of Rochester Hills and various community and industry partners, OU INC provides strategic business solutions and entrepreneurial resources to companies specializing in medical devices, health sciences, advanced manufacturing, advanced technology and alternative energy.
In The Zone - Centrepolis
On this episode, Director Dan Radomski provides an inside look at Southfield's SmartZone, the Centrepolis Accelerator. Supported by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), Lawrence Technological University and the City of Southfield, Centrepolis Accelerator is dedicated to helping designers, manufacturers, engineers and tech experts commercialize their innovative products.