GR Current is the leading business incubator for emerging technologies in West Michigan.


We provide the space, tools, capital, and connections to help evolve startups into stand-alone businesses. Our objective? Economic growth, technological creativity, and a new fleet of strong entrepreneurs.


GR Current Provides


 Our offices at 234 Division and the 5th floor of the Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences  offer space at the heart of the city,  state-of-the-art tools, and a place to foster your entrepreneurial dreams.


 With access to millions of dollars in funding, we connect startups with the capital they need to become a viable business. Whether it's a microloan or six full figures, we can put it within your reach.



Connecting with the right people is invaluable. GR Current's staff members are dedicated mentors making powerful introductions that will change the course of your business and its future. 

Featured on The Flow


To accelerate growth of local tech startups, Varnum Law 
has partnered with GR Current to provide legal services at a highly-reduced cost in addition to a sponsorship for 2015 programs and events.

Stay tuned for more sweet developments..

"Prove it"

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Local Events

Collaborative Disruption

We should talk about Collaborative Disruption.

Tuesdays With: Sisu Global Health - International Social Ventures

Come fill your stomach while Sisu Global Health fills your brain with insight on International Social Ventures.

Startup Weekend Grand Rapids

Have a great new business idea?  Have a great skill or talent to share?  Want to engage in West Michigan’s awesome startup community?

Whether entrepreneurs found companies, find a cofounder, meet someone new, or learn a skill far outside their usual 9-to-5, everyone is guaranteed to leave the event better prepared to navigate the chaotic but fun world of startups.