News from Northern Michigan’s startup and tech community

February 23, 2024

Startup Spotlight: Earthly After

Through the 20Fathoms Startup Spotlight series, get to know who is building companies in Northern Michigan and what advice they have for those just getting started. This month, we talked to Jamie Kramer, Founder of...

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January 23, 2024

Startup Spotlight: Greilick Industries

Through the 20Fathoms Startup Spotlight series, get to know who is building companies in Northern Michigan and what advice they have for those just getting started. This month, we talked to Don Greilick, Inventor/Founder of...

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Shiloh Slomsky

January 10, 2024

Shiloh Slomsky Joins 20Fathoms as Chief Financial Officer & Tribal Liaison

20Fathoms is pleased to announce that Shiloh Slomsky has joined the organization as Chief Financial Officer & Tribal Liaison. As Chief Financial Officer, Shiloh provides management and strategic direction for the organization’s financial and governance...

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December 11, 2023

TCNewTech becomes a 20Fathoms program, providing integrated services for startup founders

20Fathoms and TCNewTech are pleased to jointly announce that the TCNewTech pitch competitions will become a program fully owned and operated by 20Fathoms in early 2024. The pitch competitions will return in the spring under...

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Collaborating at 20Fathoms

November 11, 2023

20Fathoms awarded $7.3 million in grant funding from the State of Michigan and the U.S. Economic Development Administration

20Fathoms is pleased to announce that the organization has secured two significant grants to support the growth of tech startups and small businesses in Northwest Michigan. This includes $3.3 million from the Michigan Economic Development...

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November 8, 2023

Startup Spotlight: MediCool Technologies

Through the 20Fathoms Startup Spotlight series, get to know who is building companies in Northern Michigan and what advice they have for those just getting started. This month, we talked to Jeff Rynbrandt, President and...

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