Ablative Solutions

Kate Rumrill

Developing a safe, out-patient renal denervation in the treatment of hypertension and other diseases resulting from overactive sympathetic nerve activity.

Accuri Cytometers

Accuri Cytometers launched its first product, the Accuri S6 Flow Cytometer System, in 2006.  The product design results in a compact, light weight and robust instrument, making it possible for the first time to adopt a low cost, through-the-mail service strategy.  Accuri’s performance specifications match those of the best selling conventional cytometers, but is priced within the purchasing authority of most researchers.

Advanced Architectural Products (A2P)

Matt Krause

Developer of the SMARTci System which is an innovative, complete insulation solution. SMARTci is a universal attachment system for various claddings and can be used over multiple surfaces.

Altus Brands

Gary Lemanski

A family of companies manufacturing innovative products for the outdoor enthusiasts.

Ambiq Micro

Fumihide Esaka

Leading developer of energy-efficient timing chips and micro-controllers that solve demanding system requirements for battery life.

Armune BioScience, Inc

David Esposito

A molecular diagnostic company formed to commercialize unique technology and develop diagnostic and prognostic tests for prostate, lung and breast cancers.


Nathan Owen

Software development company specializing in implementation, support and software products for enterprise systems management.

BlueWillow Biologics

Dave Peralta

BlueWillow is safely harnessing nanotechnology to develop intranasal vaccines that prevent disease more effectively.

Change Dynamix

Robert Capinjola

Change Dynamix has developed a software platform for cyber threat and risk detection.  Their platform monitors user behavior and flags users whose behavior changes significantly. Change Dynamix uses a novel approach that is complimentary to other cyber security systems a client may have.

Conceivex, Inc.

Michael LaVean

Conceivex is a company conceiving new ideas in reproductive health care. The Conceivex mission is to give women/couples health care products that will assist them in reaching their reproductive goals.

Gemphire Therapeutics

Developer of novel drugs to treat the large unmet medical need of patients with high cardiovascular and pancreatitis risk who are unable to reach goals with current therapies –initially targeting rare orphan indications.

Gemcabene (their lead drug) has the potential to provide significant additional LDL-C lowering and anti-inflammatory benefit when added to existing LDL cholesterol-lowering medications for patients with very high cholesterol as well as high triglycerides.

Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing

Tom Ross

Grand River is currently serving the pharmaceutical and biotech industry as a contract manufacturer of smaller volume production of Clinical trial materials, and small scale commercial injectable sterile products. This company offers sterile formulation and filling of vials in liquid and freeze dried configurations. The company also produces liquid prefilled syringes.


Mike Blue

HistoSonics’ unique new platform technology has the potential to fundamentally change the nature of cancer therapy. RAST uses histotripsy and the mechanical properties of focused ultrasound to destroy targeted tissues without damaging surrounding tissue or structures. This non-invasive, non-thermal treatment can be used to safely, precisely and effectively destroy unwanted tissue throughout the body, reducing patient trauma and healthcare costs.

Micro-LAM Technologies

Deepak Ravindra

Micro-LAM has designed the only patented laser-diamond tool that heats and softens materials making them easier to machine.  The technology improves productivity and quality, minimizes waste and reduces tooling costs for such industries as optics, semiconductors, glass and metals, enabling companies to be more profitable.  Manufactured in Battle Creek, Michigan, Micro-LAM’s hybrid laser-diamond cutting tool is the only one of its kind.

MAX Analytical Technologies

Jack Pritchett

MAX Analytical Technologies, formerly Prism Analytical Technologies was founded in 1992 as an analytical laboratory in Mt. Pleasant, MI. Many Fortune 500 companies use and deploy our technologies everyday for process and environmental applications.

MAX Analytical is now a chemical instrumentation company focused on GC-FTIR and FTIR gas analysis technologies and is headquartered in East Windsor, CT. Our technology is designed for process and environmental analytical chemical applications, such as source emissions, automotive, catalyst, bio gas, syn gas, beverage, industrial hygiene and laboratory. Our technology is also designed for ease of use, minimal maintenance and constant calibration so it is ideal for numerous process and environmental applications.

ProNAi Therapeutics, Inc.

ProNai Therapeutics Inc. is a biotechnology company .  Their novel DNAi drug PT2258 is designed to target sequences that reside in the non-coding regions of the genome and block transcription in the nucleus, thereby silencing the gene of interest at the source.  DNAi therapeutics have the potential to treat cancer and other genetic diseases with an innovative and targeted approach.

Reconstruct, Inc

Zak MacRunnels

A visual production management platform for construction projects.  Using images captured with drones or ground cameras, integrated with building information models, it provides project teams with easy and quick access to actionable construction performance analytics with an online interface that is accessible through commodity smartphones and tablets.  The platform detects and communicates performance problems and offers insight on potential delays so that project teams can prevent delays before they surface on jobsites.

Salamander Technologies

Russ Miller

Homeland Security leader in personnel accountability – providing systems for tracking 1st Responders, Volunteers, and Victims at incidents or large-scale disasters.

TECAT Performance Systems

Ron Rath

TECAT Performance Systems designs and manufactures the smallest, lightest, most power efficient wireless sensors available which are used to gather information from previously inaccessible point locations. The system can measure torque, temperature, pressure, acceleration, power and other characteristics with unsurpassed accuracy.

Tetra Therapeutics

Mark Gurney

Tetra Therapeutics’ research focuses on developing new treatments for depression, mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and traumatic brain injury (TBI).


Rick Ehrman

VNN (Varsity News Network) increases exposure and recognition for high school athletes, and empowers students interested in media to gain experience in the field.

Vestaron Corporation

Anna Rath

Vestaron is developing a new generation of insecticides derived from peptides produced by spiders.

Zipments (Deliv)

Garrick Pohl

Zipments, recently acquired by Deliv, is the delivery-your-way logistics company. Using the most up-to-date technology for mobile dispatching and routing, Zipments efficiently manages a nimble, mobile workforce with minimal costs and overhead. The result is a national-local delivery infrastructure that promises both precision in delivery and cost-effective last mile solutions.