Marquette: A place where innovation opportunities are as expansive as the horizon
Here’s Why Marquette Could Be Your Business’ Home Base
Get to Know Marquette’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
An entrepreneurial ecosystem is when a diverse group of people, businesses, and systems all work together to support the creation and growth of new ideas and opportunities within their community. In order for an ecosystem to succeed, it needs to have the right people, technology, capital, and infrastructure in place.
That’s why Innovate Marquette works closely with a wide variety of economic development organizations and ecosystem partners throughout the state of Michigan to supply our growing community with everything it needs to flourish.
At Innovate Marquette, we are dedicated to bridging the gap to gaining access to the resources, technology, and capital necessary for entrepreneurs, startups, and businesses of all industries and sizes to call Marquette home.
This collaborative effort between Make it Marquette and Connect Marquette connects local volunteer ambassadors with newcomers to the area, sharing insight into Marquette’s real estate and rental markets, community events, year-round recreational activities, and schools and childcare options.
Local Links are core members of Marquette’s community, a diverse group of locals who bring different interests, experiences, backgrounds, and a shared love for the Queen City.
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Innovate Marquette partners with a variety of organizations to provide additional support, resources, and opportunities for entrepreneurs, innovators, and businesses in the Marquette area.
Tech in Marquette
Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has entered into a defining, new technological age. Have you noticed? Technology-based companies are swarming into our northern territory from Houghton –
Innovate Marquette SmartZone Selected To Receive Highly Competitive U.S. Economic Development Administration Capital Challenge Build To Scale Grant
$611,911 IN FEDERAL GRANT AND MATCHING DOLLARS WILL BE AWARDED TO SUPPORT LOCAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION Innovate Marquette SmartZone (Innovate Marquette) announced today that it
Celebrating Business Innovation: Trenary Toast Expands To Marquette
Originally established in 1928 by the Syrjanen family, Trenary Toast is a staple in many Upper Peninsula homes. Headquartered in Trenary, Michigan, co-owners Brianna Wynsma