Ann Arbor SPARK is a venture capital and accelerator firm that is interested in being the economic development engine for Ann Arbor. The firm was founded by Rick Snyder in 2005, in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States.
The firm is interested in investing in seed-stage and early-stage venture opportunities, and offers programs, resources, and support to businesses in Ann Arbor. The firm also provides online business planning, marketing, research, development of business model strategies, and sales initiatives to their clients.
Orbion develops and manufactures plasma propulsion systems for small satellites.
SensiGen is a company developing and commercializing gene-based molecular diagnostic tests for the early detection of diseases.
OcuSciences is an Ann Arbor, Michigan-based medical device company developing technologies to detect and diagnose eye diseases.
FirstSense Medical is a Mesa, Arizona-based medical diagnostics company founded in 2008 by Paul G. Angott.
Celsee Diagnostics is a Plymouth, Michigan-based diagnostics company developing single-cell and liquid biopsy products.
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- Venture capitalA form of financing or funding for emerging companies. Investment on early-stage companies in exchange for equity in the companies they invest in.
- Private equityPrivate equity is a non-publicly traded source of capital from investors who seek to invest or acquire equity ownership in a company.