HOUGHTON, Michigan (August 26, 2013) – ControlTec, a vehicle data acquisition and analysis software start-up headquartered in Allen Park, Mich., is expanding its satellite office at MTEC SmartZone to help it meet their growing market demand.
MTEC SmartZone’s high-tech office space and access to Michigan Technological University student talent is a great complement to ControlTec’s resource needs. Student employees benefit by gaining hands-on experience performing real project work.
HOUGHTON, Michigan (July 15, 2013) – MTEC SmartZone was recently awarded a $36,000 grant from the Business Accelerator Fund (BAF) to assist their tenant company, Endres Machining Innovations (EMI), a company that develops innovative tooling products for the metal cutting industry. The BAF grant is going to help EMI launch their first product line.
HOUGHTON, Michigan (June 25, 2013) – A growing MTEC SmartZone start-up company that developed an antimicrobial technology, earned an award in a business plan competition in East Lansing.
QTEK, LLC founders Bowen Li and Amy Zhi received the “New Business Idea” award during the Statewide Business Plan Competition Award Ceremony, held on June 18 at Michigan State University. The event was hosted by Great Lakes Entrepreneur’s Quest (GLEQ), a support organization that assists entrepreneurs in starting, developing or accelerating high-growth businesses.
Early Spring Productions and LeClaire Surveying Services LLC create 5 new jobs in Hancock
HANCOCK, Michigan (June 20, 2013) – Two start-up ventures hit the ground running this month with support from MTEC SmartZone. Early Spring Productions, LLC and LeClaire Surveying Services, LLC are the newest tenants of Jutila Center business incubator, and combined, they’ve created five new jobs in Hancock.