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Ann Arbor Area Board of RealtorsAnn Arbor, MI
The Ann Arbor Area Board of Realtors is the Trade Association for the Washtenaw County, Michigan REALTORS. Established in 1919, the Ann Arbor Area Board of Realtors has grown from 20 REALTOR members to over 1,000 REALTORS and Affiliate members today. The mission of the Ann Arbor Area Board of Realtors is to strengthen our REALTOR community through advocacy, collaboration, education, innovation and civic engagement. The Ann Arbor Area Board of Realtors promotes standards of REALTOR professionalism, ethics and integrity; provides tools and technology to enhance membership profitability; communicates REALTOR viewpoints on private property issues to government officials; and markets the value of REALTORS to members of the public.
Arboretum VenturesAnn Arbor, MI
Arboretum Ventures is a venture capital firm specializing in the healthcare sector. Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, we have raised $700 million in capital to support a portfolio that is diverse in stage and geography. We invest in companies that improve patient outcomes and reduce healthcare system costs across medical devices, life science tools and diagnostics, and tech-enabled care delivery. We target opportunities that can achieve significant milestones and value creation in a capital-efficient manner and prioritize “under-ventured” geographies, particularly the Midwest.
Bank of Ann ArborAnn Arbor, MI
Founded in 1996, Bank of Ann Arbor is a dynamic, entrepreneurial driven community bank serving Southeast Michigan, including Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, Plymouth, Saline and Birmingham. Throughout this time, we have made technology and life science leadership part of our mission. Every account is managed locally by a dedicated banker who assists customers in reaching financial goals. When you see our billboards reading “We love to help”, we mean it. We help organizations that are important to our communities through volunteer hours, sponsorships, and investments. Whether these are local nonprofits, community events, or newly formed tech companies, we love to help.
Bodman PLCAnn Arbor, MI
With over 140 attorneys in five offices throughout Michigan, Bodman PLC has delivered extraordinary results to our clients for over 90 years. Our attorneys provide savvy business counsel to any of the region’s most successful companies and individuals on a broad range of issues, and we provide clients with the personal attention of a small firm with the talent and skill expected of the nation’s leading law firms.
With practices in Banking & Financial Services, Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions, Aviation Law & Finance, Construction, Health Care, Environmental, Enterprise Procurement, Real Estate, Intellectual Property, Data Privacy & Security, Tax, Trusts & Estates, Labor & Employment, Bankruptcy, and Insurance, we work to understand our clients’ businesses and the markets in which they operate. This enables us to provide strategic advice and preventative counsel to address potential issues efficiently and discreetly before they become significant and expensive problems that affect their bottom line.
Butzel LongAnn Arbor, MI
Butzel Long is a leading law firm with offices in Michigan, New York City, and Washington, D.C. Founded in 1854, Butzel Long is one of the oldest firms in the Midwest, having played a prominent role in the development and growth of several major industries. Business leaders have turned to us for innovative, highly effective legal counsel for over 160 years. Butzel Long has over 3,000 geographically diverse clients that are active in national and international markets from many sectors including automotive, banking and finance, construction, cybersecurity, employee benefits, health care, insurance, labor, manufacturing, media, professional services, real estate, and technology.
Domino’s Farms CorporationAnn Arbor, MI
Domino‘s Farms Corporation is one of the largest holders and mangers of commercial, residential, and agricultural property in Washtenaw County. Domino‘s Farms signature property, the Frank Lloyd Wright inspired Domino‘s Farms Office Park, has been a premier business address in southeast Michigan for over three decades. The rolling 271-acre prairie style campus is the site of one of the most distinctive Class-A office buildings in Michigan. Conveniently located at the junction of US-23 and M-14, this landmark complex, with nearly one million square feet of space, is home to some of Michigan’s most prominent companies, along with numerous professional firms and health care clinics.
Fifth Third BankAnn Arbor, MI
HagertyAnn Arbor, MI
Hagerty was built by people who love cars. We began as a niche insurance agency offering coverage for collector cars. We’re now a global automotive enthusiast brand and the world’s largest membership organization for car lovers. And it’s all driven by our love for cars.
Honigman LLPAnn Arbor, MI
Honigman LLP is a leading business law firm serving clients locally, nationally, and internationally from its Midwest base, including an office in Ann Arbor. We counsel clients on complex legal issues in more than 60 areas of legal practices, and pride ourselves on understanding our clients’ businesses. The extraordinary proficiency of our attorneys, our client service ethic, and our Midwest cost structure allows Honigman to successfully compete with some of the nation’s largest law firms. Honigman is repeatedly recognized as a “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” and “Top Workplace.”
IBM Watson HealthAnn Arbor, MI
Watson Health is a business unit of IBM that is dedicated to the development and implementation of cognitive and data-driven technologies to advance health. Watson Health technologies are tackling a wide range of the world’s biggest healthcare challenges including cancer, diabetes, drug discovery and more.