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. 

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Varnum and GR Current partner up for 2015. Partnership with GR Current will incorporate roughly 100 hours of pro bono work for startups that need legal services to help develop and grow their businesses.

Varnum is GR Current’s first 2015 programming sponsor with a $25,000 sponsorship.

Beyond excited to discover this little gem in Forbes Magazine. Our very own Austin Dean takes his startup, Failure: Lab, internationally. 

Cristian Guillen, our Chief Intern has been accepted to one of the nation’s premier schools,
University of Michigan, to continue his entrepreneurial endeavors.



Local Events

Google I/O Extended Afterparty Xcelerate Takeover

Worlds collide as Google I/O and emerge Xcelerate bring you the future…today.

The technorati really know how to lay down heavy summer vibes.

We’ve got trucks on trucks on trucks of food so good it’ll make you wanna smack your momma. The bar tab is on us, oh also, Sergey and Larry might make a cameo (hangouts, drone, telepresence, who knows!).

Women Building Success in Biosciences

This inaugural half-day event – featuring accomplished women from a variety of bioscience backgrounds – will foster conversations and create connections. 

Our speakers will share personal and work-related successes that will inspire all levels of professionals to refine their own career paths. The goal is to engender meaningful interactions, spark friendships, business relationships, and career opportunities.