1. Macomb OU-INCubator

    The Macomb-Oakland University INCubator supports economic development in Southeast Michigan by accelerating high-tech businesses, cultivating academic innovation and encouraging research and development.

  2. Small Business Development Center

    The Michigan Small Business Development Center (SBDC) enhances Michigan’s economic well-being by providing counseling, training, secondary market research for new ventures, existing small businesses and advanced technology companies.

  3. Macomb Community College Innovation Fund

    The Macomb Community College Innovation Fund will provide grants, which do not have to be repaid, of up to $25,000 for start-up businesses that are taking the initial steps to get their very early stage idea ready for market introduction.

  4. Pure Michigan Entrepreneurial Opportunity

    There are a number of resources, opportunities, and support available to entrepreneurs and start-up's in the state of Michigan. Explore Pure Michigan's Entrepreneurial Opportunity web page for more information.

  5. Velocity

    Velocity is a Pure Michigan SmartZone Collaboration Center located in the heart of Sterling Heights.

    1. Events & Resources at Velocity

      Learn about Velocity partners, view a calendar of events, find facility rental information, and more.

    2. Calendar of Events

      Check out upcoming events and meetings for the Office of Economic Development.

    3. Directions to Velocity

      Access directions to Velocity to converse with Economic Development professionals about your next business venture.

    4. Facility Rental & Catering

      Learn how you can rent Velocity your next event.

  6. Financial Assistance Programs