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Resources for Experienced Entrepreneurs
Whether you're looking for one of our events focused on established entrepreneurs, or reading the latest edition of neu, you're in the right place. CEI works hard to bring relevant information to veteran entrepreneurs seeking to grow their business. Regardless of where you are as an entrepreneur, the CEI team is here to assist you in your quest to better your business. Offering business support is only one of the many ways CEI can help established entrepreneurs. Ask us at or 616-331-7582. We're here to help.

Entrepreneur-In-Residence >>
An innovative approach to mentorship designed to increase the mentorship of entrepreneurs. Sam Hogg, Venture Partner at Open Praire Ventures and Contributing Writer at is the 2012-2013 CEI Entreprenur in Residence. NEU Magazine >>
As the name implies, NEU (German for "new") is all about what's new - and what's happening - in West Michigan's entrepreneurial community. This semi-annual entrepreneurial magazine is produced by the Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation. Capital Resources >>
Capital. Funding. Money and so much more. Capital is the lifeblood of a start-up. Looking for Interns? >>
StartNow was created to promote job opportunities in Startups for GVSU students. Technology Transfer >>
Commercialization support: Bridging the gap between the "thinker" and the market Invest Locally, Invest Profitably >>
This bi-annual educational conference offers West Michigan high net worth and institutional investors the opportunity to learn about a wide range of private capital investments that can provide diversification, attractive returns, and contribute to the success of the next generation of business success stories. Center for Leadership & Innovation >>
A new center at Grand Valley State University offering innovative and practical programs in leadership development and corporate education to prepare emerging leaders with the knowledge and the tools to succeed in the ever-changing global economy. Events
Providing access to valuable resources.