Design Briefs: Diversity in Tech

On Thursday evening, designers, entrepreneurs and community members will gather at the Grand Rapids Art Museum (GRAM) to connect, share ideas and explore what it means for industries to be diverse for Design Breifs: Diversity in Tech. Kimberly Wolting heads the…

GVSU joins Pathways to Innovation: A conversation with Kevin McCurren

Neu Magazine sat down with the Executive Director of Grand Valley's Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Kevin McCurren, to talk about GVSU's recent acceptance into the Pathways to Innovation Program and what it means for West Michigan's growing entrepreneurial landscape.…

How to run a successful Kickstarter

In the past five years, Kickstarter has emerged as a legitimate source of funding for startups and entrepreneurs. While banks or traditional investors are likely going to want to see proof that there will be a large, worthwhile return on…

5×5 Night follow up: Ben Logan of Ben’s Buzz Box

Ben Logan was the winner of 5x5 Night in September 2015 It is no secret that the fate of the honey bee is tied closely with our own. One third of all the world’s food is dependent on pollination by…

5×5 Night follow up: Liz Bartlett of KNITit

Liz Bartlett was the winner of 5x5 Night in July 2015 “I believe that when I get to the next level and am vertically integrated and manufacturing,” says Liz Bartlett. “I can bring a lot of jobs, not just to…