Current Businesses in Residence

4Thought Studios

A 4ward thinking tech shop

Alliance for the Great Lakes

The Alliance for the Great Lakes works to protect the Great Lakes for today and tomorrow.

Animal Intuition

Growing great relationships between animals and humans

Brendan Ross, Photographer

Photos that work

Casablanca Consultants

The mission of Casablanca Consultants is to showcase the talent of Detroit and integrate the artistry toward community enrichment.

Chris Lewis

Writing consultant; editor, Clean Energy Finance Forum and Conservation Finance Network

Cory Connolly for Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council

The business voice of advanced energy in Michigan

C.S. Wunderlich, LLC

Freelance writer, editor, and nonprofit consultant

Detroit Community Wealth Fund

Empowering innovative historically-marginalized Detroiters by providing non-extractive supportive loans to co-ops and community-based businesses

Detroit Food Academy

Experiential leadership program dedicated to transforming the lives of young Detroiters through food and social entrepreneurship

Detroit Ink Publishing

Helping new and experienced writers become independent self-published authors


Eatable helps people in the business of serving food get out of the business of wasting it.

Eco Achievers

Delivering high performance, healthy structures

El Moore

Sustainable Urban Living in Detroit 

Final Five Productions

Helping your company find its story and tell it in the most powerful way possible

FoodLab Detroit

Food Entrepreneurs for a just, vibrant and sustainable Detroit

For All Cloud

Cloud software for everyone

Fresh Corner Cafe

Mission-driven fresh food delivery and catering service formed in response to the troubling lack of access to high-quality healthy foods in Detroit

Global Detroit

Mobilizing Detroit’s immigrant potential


Helping nonprofits implement strategic plans

Goodbye Geese

Effective goose control for metro Detroit

Great Lakes Environmental Law Center

Protecting the world’s greatest freshwater resource and the communities that depend upon it

Green Seeds Consulting

Triple bottom-line consulting

Greenwood Solutions

Green teams, environmental and sustainability services

krM Architecture

A design studio committed to craft and quality, that creates transformative solutions for communities

Hands & Associates

Environmental and Safety Management

Heritage Works

Heritage Works celebrates the beauty and humanity of African people through music, movement and folklore.

Humans Need Love

Love is a basic human need, and we convey it with design.

Insights Advisors

Management consulting for new and struggling businesses

Kurt Hamel

Local Search Engine Optimization and Web Marketing for Professionals


Crowdfunding incredible Muslims worldwide


Helping you administer high quality continuing education with less effort


Landscape architecture and planning studio focused on cutting edge sustainable planning and community driven design

LM Productions Entertainment Group

Full service Booking and Talent Agency. We keep artists out of the audience and on to the stage!

New Solutions Group

Public policy consulting that works creatively and collaboratively for the common good 


Crowdfunding to build a better Michigan

Pink Elephant Products and Events

We handcraft cosmetics, cleaning products, garden products, and personal care products, as well as organic, undiluted essential oils and clean living accessories


Creative solutions to funding and staffing needs for grassroots organizations specializing in community and economic development

Red Panda

Explore new sound

Rimkus Consulting Group

Forensic engineers and consultants

Simply Well Communities

Designing sustainable, holistic, healthy living communities

Smarter Phones

Smarter Phones. Smarter People.

Strawberry Solar

Since 2010, Strawberry Solar has specialized as Michigan’s leading expert for turnkey solar design and construction support.

Southeast Michigan Sustainable Business Forum

SMSBF exists as a forum where the most important topic of our time — sustainability — is opened up and stakeholders discover what it takes to run sustainable businesses.

TACT Training Solutions

Helping adults and youth build vital life skills for success in today’s world

Thinking Habitats

Training that changes the way you think. Tailored to your learning style, goals, knowledge and experience. 

Urbane Media

Digital Marketing and Public Relations Laboratory

Your Business, Your Brand Creatively (YB2C)

Branding, marketing, copywriting, training, social media marketing, public speaking, and webinars and workshops; including the YB2C Live podcast for entrepreneurs.

Green Garage Detroit