The 100 is giving people something to talk about. We’re excited to be cultivating conversation and shining light on some incredible entrepreneurs in Grand Rapids. Read more below.



Start Garden 100 High School Bootcamp

Start Garden believes every student should have a shot at entrepreneurship. Attend the FREE day-long bootcamp to prepare your business idea for The Start Garden 100 High School Division competition. Click below to learn more and RSVP. Email further questions to Murphy Ackerman,

10 entrepreneurs win $20k from Start Garden

The Top 10 of the Start Garden 100 were named at Demo Day on July 20, 2018. Each of the Top 10 were awarded $20k to go toward building their business.