Our goal is to help as many Michigan entrepreneurs as possible. You can find a growing list of resources for Grand Rapids entrepreneurs right here.
Michigan Entrepreneurial Resources
This is Step One. If you haven't already done so, browse our list of Michigan entrepreneurial resources. These state-level resources can be very useful to Grand Rapids entrepreneurs . . . and any entrepreneurs in Michigan for that matter.
We've got information on venture capital groups in Michigan, Michigan angel investors, instructions on how to incorporate in Michigan and much more.
Use the link below to access our Michigan entrepreneurial resources:
Useful Information on Grand Rapids, Michigan
Did you know that approximately 197,000 people live in Grand Rapids? That's the count according to recent census data.
Grand Rapids, Michigan Newspaper Advertising
Want to advertise a Grand Rapids, MI business? If you are already doing business in Grand Rapids, it's important to get the word out and attract new customers. Newspaper advertising is a proven way to bring in new business.
Fortunately, we've made it easy to find out how much newspaper advertising costs in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Radio Advertising Grand Rapids, Michigan
The power of radio advertising should never be underestimated. To make life a little easier for Grand Rapids business owners, we've assembled a list of radio advertising costs in your area.
Starting a Business in Grand Rapids, Michigan
If you are a first-time entrepreneur, just getting into business for the first time, we've written a guide for starting a business in Grand Rapids, MI.
Business Demographics for Grand Rapids, Michigan
Grand Rapids has more than 10,000 businesses operating within its borders. The most common types of business are shown in the table below:
|Business Type||# of|
|Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)||285|
|Insurance Agencies and Brokerages||247|
|Offices of Lawyers||235|
|Offices of Dentists||204|
|Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers||121|
|Industrial Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers||99|
|Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices||97|
|Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers||96|
|General Automotive Repair||95|
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors||86|
|Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores||83|
|Offices of Certified Public Accountants||80|
|Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores||78|
|Child Day Care Services||76|
|Professional Employer Organizations||75|
|Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services||73|
|Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)||73|
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