Join us as we celebrate Michigan’s entrepreneurial and investment community at the 2016 MVCA Annual Awards Dinner on November 2nd! Each year, MVCA celebrates Michigan’s entrepreneur and investor successes at its Annual Awards Dinner. Before an audience of state, regional, and national standouts, MVCA recognizes the individuals and organizations that have made exemplary contributions or hit remarkable milestones in the state. The 2016 MVCA Annual Awards Dinner will be in Detroit, MI for the first time ever. What better place to celebrate Michigan's entrepreneurial and investment accomplishments than Detroit, a city that itself embodies the strength, determination, and innovation we need to propel Michigan forward.
Legislative Alert: Representative Jeff Farrington Lays Groundwork for Angel Investment Program – House Bills 5786 and 5787
Representative Jeff Farrington (R-30) laid the groundwork for an Angel Investment Program when he introduced House Bills 5786 and 5787, designed to allow qualified angel investors to claim a tax credit against their personal income tax liability.
MVCA was there to discuss the details of the bill with Rep. Farrington’s staff and we will take an active role in helping him pass the legislation.Read more.
Reda Jaber sets down roots in Michigan VC community.
MVCA Venture Fellow Reda Jaber’s resume includes many impressive titles: medical doctor, MBA graduate, startup founder, investor, and children’s book author. But he’s most surprised by another role he’s assumed, as Partner at IncWell: cheerleader. As he concludes his MVCA Fellowship period, we asked Reda to share other things he’s learned in his three years as a Michigan venture investor. Read More.
Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition is on November 3rd! Click here to find out how you or the companies you work with can apply (before the September 2 deadline!) to win $500k:
"Molly" Your Calendars!
MVCA's events & program manager, Molly, is keeping you “in the know” regarding the various events our members are hosting in the next couple months! Here is a list of upcoming events. Read More
Let MVCA share your good news! Send press releases to Emily@MichiganVCA.org
The Michigan Venture Capital Association (MVCA) is a non-profit trade organization designed to bring together venture capital industry participants in the state of Michigan. The organization’s goal is to grow and sustain a vibrant venture capital community in Michigan. MVCA membership includes private and corporate venture capital funds, angel investors, universities and economic development participants, and service providers. More than 400 individuals are members of MVCA, representing 100+ organizations across the nation.