Ann Arbor SPARK’s work with technology companies is contributing to this positive economic forecast. Paul Krutko, Ann Arbor SPARK president and CEO, explains, “Companies know that this region is committed to supporting growing businesses and are choosing to locate in Ann Arbor. These businesses realize they can draw from a highly skilled talent pool, especially in the tech sector, and benefit from a relatively low cost of doing business.”
A recent article by MLive illuminates Ann Arbor’s success as a destination for innovation businesses. In the article, business owners cite support of the local community, including Ann Arbor SPARK, as influential in their commitment to growing in Ann Arbor. Another MLive article examines job creation by startups in Ann Arbor that have worked with SPARK, further reinforcing the importance of support from the community as a catalyst for business growth and economic prosperity.