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Helping you launch, grow, and locate your business in the Ann Arbor area.

Ann Arbor SPARK drives economic development, growth, and prosperity by supporting entrepreneurs and established businesses looking to expand in the southeast Michigan region.

Spark Services

We are a community resource that drives economic prosperity by helping businesses of all sizes achieve their growth goals.

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Startup Services

Supporting early-stage, tech-related companies in the cities of Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti.

Business Expansion

Connecting existing companies to the critical resources they need to locate, stay, and grow here.

Find Space

Helping businesses discover their next office, R&D center, and lab space in the Ann Arbor region.


Investing in early-stage tech startups and helping grow the state’s angel investor community.

Helping 2,000+ companies turn their vision into reality

SPARK Entrepreneurial Services can help shorten the time required to attract capital, talent, customers, and other strategic resources.

With funds earmarked by the MEDC and budget oversight by the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti SmartZone Local Development Finance Authority, SPARK’s entrepreneurial programs, services, tools, and resources support the growth of a vibrant startup ecosystem.

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Level up your networking skills, enrich your business acumen, and embrace the innovative spirit that distinguishes our region.

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Economic development headlines, insights, announcements, and other share-worthy news from the Ann Arbor region.

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