Become a Member

When you become a member of MidMichigan Innovation Center, our network and resources go to work for you immediately. We’ll first examine your distinct business situation to help you determine the next steps toward commercial success – you’ll then begin using MMIC’s diverse member services to get there.

Read through each of our member service areas below to learn more. You can also browse through our Resource Match-Up and the deals you receive as a member.

A Home for Your Business

We work with you to find the optimal configuration for your business. Membership gives you access to:

  • Office, storage and conference space throughout Michigan*
  • Furnishing and IT and telecommunications services
  • Warehousing and pilot manufacturing space
  • World-class lab space for tech companies

Virtual Member Option

Our Virtual Member Program provides special services to off-site members, including:

  • Access to our IT and telecommunications infrastructure
  • Use of conference rooms
  • Promotion on MMIC website and on signage in MMIC facility
  • Access to all contacts and resources available to on-site members

Access to Financing and Capital

We have helped generate over $6 million in early-stage investment for regional startups. We’ll also connect you to the traditional funding sources and loan programs your business needs to hit the ground running. Our capital network includes:

  • Angel investment networks
  • Private and public grant opportunities
  • Venture capital firms

Sustained Commercial Success

Your membership isn’t just about starting strong – it’s also about the continued education and growth that keeps your business profitable. We help position you for that sustained success through:

  • An online library of educational courses
  • Year-round education and networking opportunities
  • A network ready to answer the questions that come as your business progresses

A Network Ready to Work for You

Our network is a game changer for your business development. No matter your question or need, our rich, collaborative environment (online or on-site) delivers immediate access to help, including:

  • Service providers
  • Administrative support
  • Research and development
  • Mentors, volunteers and other entrepreneurs

*Additional fees apply for office and storage spaces

 

Full - $1000 per year

(or $100 per month)

  • All benefits of Basic-level membership
  • Full access to advisors/mentors
  • Workshops at no charge

Friend - A Contribution of $500 or More

  • Recognition on MMIC website for your tax-deductible financial contribution, which supports MMIC programs and operations so we can better serve the entrepreneurial community