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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?

Landline Creative Labs receives $56,000 grant from Ann Arbor SPARK

Landline Creative Labs' plan to create a complex of nine low-cost creative studio spaces in Ypsi has received a big hand from Ann Arbor SPARK in the form of an Innovate Ypsi grant.

German tech company opens first U.S. office at Ann Arbor SPARK

A German tech company specializing in streamlining business apps and digital processes says opening its first U.S. office in Ann Arbor was a simple decision.

FlexDex lands $5M investment to develop surgical device

FlexDex Surgical has landed $5 million of investment from a Series B round. It plans to use the capital to turn its laparoscopic surgery tool into the go-to instrument for doctors everywhere.

ShapeLog brings data analytics tech to strength training

Ann Arbor-based start-up ShapeLog has designed a technology that utilizes sensors that help bring data analytics to weight rooms, gyms and rehabilitation centers.

Sweetwaters grows to 7 locations with new cafes in Ann Arbor, Canton

Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea is on the precipice of opening its sixth and seventh cafe this summer, an expansion that will cap its 23rd year of growth in the Ann Arbor area.

InfoReady’s software becomes platform of choice for higher ed

InfoReady got its start five years ago as a tech startup with grand ambitions. Today it’s starting to realize those ambitions as its software is recognized as a must-have for institutional organization.

Vanguard grows in newly renovated Whitmore Lake digs

Vanguard is growing its photography equipment business in North America by investing in its Whitmore Lake headquarters. It's expanding its product portfolio, hiring more employees, and just finished renovation of its offices.

Strata Oncology lands $12M investment for precision medicine tech

Ann Arbor-based Strata Oncology recently landed $12 million in venture capital to push forward with the development of its state-of-the-art tumor sequencing operation.

ContentOro scores 1st clients, $1M-plus in seed capital

Within just one year ContentOro has gone from a single client and employee to a roster of customers, more than $1 million in seed capital, and plans to close a multi-million-dollar Series A investment.

Locavorious grows business with blueberry pilot at U-M

Ann Arbor-based Locavorious made its name selling subscriptions to frozen, locally sourced produce. Now, it's moving into the blueberry business. ...Well, providing local blueberries to U-M cafeterias. It's recently wrapped pilot program delivered over 7000 pounds. 

RetroSense Therapeutics launches clinical trials on 1st human patients

Ann Arbor-based RetroSense Therapeutics has begun patient trials on its gene therapy technology (it helps restore vision), Which is the first big step toward commercialization.

Ann Arbor's Park n Party expands online parking biz across U.S.

Ann Arbor-based Park n Party got its start five years ago helping tailgaters find an easier way to party at Michigan football games, specifically helping them reserve that perfect parking spot online. Today, it's helping tailgaters across the U.S..

Humax Corp launches app to take paying it forward into 21st Century

Ann Arbor's Humax Corp has developed "Give and Get," a social capital app that helps foster pay-it-forward behavior in its users.
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