Innovation & Job News

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New entrepreneurs face off in "kinder, gentler" take on "Shark Tank"

Three innovative new companies will face off for cash prizes in the "Pitch Pit" competition at Ann Arbor SPARK.

German chemical company to expand into Ann Arbor

WACKER will add an Ann Arbor location after having maintained a subsidiary in Adrian for nearly 50 years.

Numerous local startups among 2016 Accelerate Michigan semifinalists

A digital addiction treatment program and several other Washtenaw County companies will compete for cash prizes of up to $500,000.

Australian senior-monitoring tech startup establishes Ann Arbor base

Curo, which produces wireless sensors to ensure elderly patients' health, will operate out of Ann Arbor SPARK.

Ann Arbor human trafficking conference promotes collaboration

Last week's conference sought strategies for addressing the second-largest and fastest-growing criminal industry in the world.

Henry Ford Health System chooses Ann Arbor-based software to manage clinical trials

McCreadie Group's Vestigo application will help the hospital ramp up clinical trials at its new cancer center.

LLamasoft welcomes Local Orbit as officemate in former Google space

Well-established LLamasoft describes a partnership with the startup Local Orbit as a way to stay in touch with its entrepreneurial roots.

RetroSense's sight restoration therapy moves forward with Allergan acquisition

Dublin-based pharmaceutical giant Allergan bought Ann Arbor startup RetroSense for $60 million.

Ann Arbor startup reveals AI financial assistant

Questions like "When do I get paid next?" and "Can I afford this?" plague most of us daily, but the Finie AI assistant puts the answers at mobile users' fingertips.

Social services agency begins Syrian refugee resettlement in Ann Arbor

With the assistance of one new employee, Samaritas is assisting refugees in their transition to new homes in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti.

Report: Ann Arbor leads Michigan in entrepreneurial resources

A new comprehensive guide to funding and other opportunities for entrepreneurs in Michigan shows a treasure trove in Ann Arbor.

Warmilu's blanket technology goes to Kenya, scales up

This year the Ann Arbor startup has deployed in Kenya, pursued clinical trials in Detroit, and established a new headquarters.

A closer look at U-M's new driverless vehicle startup tenants

Three newly arrived West Coast startups will tackle a variety of industry issues with help from University of Michigan students.

HouseSetter technology monitors your home while you're away

Ann Arbor's Logic Solutions partnered with Michigan-based HouseSetter on Sherlock, a device that keeps tabs on a home's electricity use and more while owners are out of town.

Akervall Technologies makes Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies

The Saline-based mouthguard manufacturer ranked No. 1,130 on the magazine's list. How did they do it?
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