SPARK Central Business Incubator

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Ann Arbor SPARK business incubator​Located in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor, SPARK Central’s Business Incubator offers an ideal location for launching, developing and growing your innovation-based technology. Tenants receive access to mentoring, networking and educational events. Marketing, recruiting, legal and other professional services are also available through the SPARK Business Accelerator. 

Business space, services and support

By combining crucial infrastructure with broad-spectrum support services, the Incubator provides all the advantages of a dynamic business environment without costly overhead expenses.

Early Stage* client resources include:

  • 24 Workstations with collaboration space and furniture and a dedicated conference roomAnn Arbor SPARK Business Incubator First Floor
  • Administrative support, with access to copiers, fax machines and cleaning services
  • 500 mbps up/down Comcast fiber Internet
  • Four additional conference rooms with dedicated meeting scheduling software
  • Full kitchen and Mighty Good Coffee
  • Utilities
  • 24/7 key card access
  • Private Lockers and Desk Storage units
  • Inclusion in monthly mentorship workshops and educational programming

Emerging Stage* client resources include: 

  • 2,500 square feet open office spaceAnn Arbor SPARK Business Incubator Conference Room
  • Administrative support, with access to copiers, fax machines, and cleaning services
  • 500 mbps up/down Comcast fiber Internet
  • Full kitchen
  • Utilities
  • 24/7 key card access
  • Private conference rooms
  • Inclusion in monthly mentorship workshops and educational programming

Growth Stage Client Resources include: 

Ann Arbor SPARK’s Central fourth floor can accommodate 10-20 person startups, and also serves as a temporary space for companies that are considering establishing a presence in downtown Ann Arbor. 

  • 6,600 Square feet open office spacestartup business incubator 4th floor SPARK Central 
  • Administrative support, with access to copiers, fax machines, and cleaning services
  • 500 mbps up/down Comcast fiber Internet
  • Large private conference rooms
  • Full kitchen
  • Utilities
  • 24/7 key card access
  • Private conference rooms
  • Office furniture and equipment includedbusiness accelerator conference room
  • Collaboration spaces
  • business incubator support kitchenInclusion in monthly mentorship workshops and educational programming
  • ​Talent mixers and internship programs
  • Weekly networking events
  • Office hours with industry leaders

Amenities for virtual clients

For entrepreneurs who do not require full time space, the business accelerator offers a shared office environment which includes the use of lightning fast internet technology and modern facilities. Privileges include:

  • Mail receipt
  • Use of conference rooms with dedicated meeting scheduling software
  • Networking space: public Wi-Fi, printing, copying and faxing resources
  • Invites to Mentoring Workshops, Networking Events and Educational Programming

Location

330 East Liberty, Ann Arbor, MI 48104   734-372-4063

*Eligibility requirements

(1) Business is an innovation start-up or

(2) Company's technology is applicable to health care, life sciences, biotechnology or a related field.

In addition, the business must be focused on commercialization and based on an idea or technology that has defensible value (e.g., a patent, trade secrets, copyrights, know-how, etc.). For a complete list of criteria, visit our Incubator FAQs.

Submit an application

Apply now through our Business Accelerator Business Idea Submission form.

To learn more please contact Travis Linderman at 734-372-4079 or email at Travis@annarborusa.org

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