The home of
technology, innovation, & entrepreneurship in Northern Michigan

Serving Traverse City’s entrepreneurs and tech professionals, 20Fathoms removes barriers and provides the resources you need to help your career and business grow.

Join 20Fathoms where ideas take root, innovators thrive, and businesses grow.

At 20Fathoms, you’re part of a community of like-minded individuals who are each pushing the envelope in their own way, developing what comes next, and growing new businesses. Find your spot:

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Startup Incubator

Advancing innovative companies by linking them to resources, capital, and expertise

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Workspace

A professional environment with private offices, a coworking space, and many amenities

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Tech Career Hub

Education, resources, and career growth opportunities for tech professionals

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Traverse City, Michigan: Unbeatable quality of life and an ecosystem that supports entrepreneurs

In Traverse City, founders and entrepreneurs find a supportive startup ecosystem that includes business incubation services, pitch competitions, access to capital, tech talent, a network of accomplished business leaders, and other business resources. The result is a community that offers both a picturesque small-town lifestyle and a robust environment for growing businesses. Learn more in this video from the Center on Rural Innovation.
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20Fathoms Membership Benefits

A Community of Innovators

Join a network of smart, connected problem-solvers where interactions lead to opportunities, investments, and solutions.

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Office Space

Maximize your productivity in a professional workspace with fast internet, conference rooms, advanced technology, and free-flowing coffee.

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Education & Events

Attend high-quality professional, business development, and networking events designed to help you and your business succeed.

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Support Services and Resources

Our leadership team and mentors are well connected and can help make introductions and increase your access to funding and resources.

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Talent Acquisition

Build your team and grow your business with the help of our national-level talent recruitment services.

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Picturesque Location

Enjoy a healthy work-life integration in Traverse City where a small town, nature-focused lifestyle balances out the daily hustle.

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Ryan Mater Co-founder & Operations Manager, Hybrid Robotics

“Our company wouldn’t be where we are today if it weren’t for 20Fathoms and all of the support and motivation we’ve received. We’re so grateful to be part of the Traverse City startup community!”

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Meredith Anderson Brand Director, Stout Collective

“I love the flexibility of working from home (and my dogs appreciate the company) but the buzz of other people working helps me focus and break through creative blockages. I live near the TART trail so I can bike here, and the community that 20Fathoms has brought together is really exciting to be surrounded by.”

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Stephen Johanson President & Founder, Starboard Solutions Corp.

“20Fathoms, first and foremost, are just a good bunch of people. Part of the challenges of being an entrepreneur and working on your own is encouragement. Having a place to go with some progressively-minded people who you can knock ideas around with, go to lunch with, talk about your dogs with…it’s just a great community.”

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Our Sponsors

We’re grateful to those who help fund our vision and invest in Traverse City’s entrepreneurship and tech community. View all supporters.