Companies

logoAcura Valuation and Real Estate

4781 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49009
(269) 342-6615

Acura Valuation and Real Estate is a residential valuation and brokerage company that services over 1,500 Banks and Finanical Institutions. Acura, originally named Kalamazoo Appraisal Service, Inc., has been in existence since 1986. Currently our staff consist of 3 Management positions and 10 Appraisers working in Kalamazoo, St. Joseph, Grand Haven, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, and Grand Blanc, MI.

Anisyn, Inc.

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Suite 1600
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 372-8736
(269) 372-3397 fax
sales@anisyn.com

Anisyn provides reliable service of custom synthesis, which includes medicinal chemistry, process chemistry and nucleosides synthesis to support pharmaceuticals’ drug discovery and development. Anisyn is also a reliable chemical supplier and provides a variety of kinds of chemical building blocks, especially boronic acids (esters) and heterocycles. All of Anisyn’s chemicals are fully analyzed and indentified. Anisyn’s products have competitive prices, ensured quality and are delivered faster than any other suppliers. You may find Anisyn’s products on ACD of Accelrys (Symyx) or on SciFinder.

Arcadia Supplements, LLC

4717 Campus Drive, Ste 2100
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(800) 890-6812

Arcadia Supplements is a formulator and distributor of E-Lite Fulvic Mineral based health and wellness products.

Arcadia Supplements considers quality a fundamental operating principle and is committed to maintaining the highest quality products and providing them with expert and personalized service to enable its customers to achieve optimal health.

Bioscience Research and Commercialization Center

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 544-1072
(269) 544-1089 Fax
jack.luderer@wmich.edu

The Bioscience Research and Commercialization Center is a commercially focused and science-driven translational research center that dedicates its pharmaceutical expertise and resources to the commercialization of promising life sciences discoveries and the growth of Michigan’s life sciences business sector.

CeeTox, Inc.

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 353-5555
(269) 372-3397 Fax
info@ceetox.com

CeeTox is a Contract Research Organization focused on in vitro toxicity screening of potential drug candidates. Without using live animal, the CeeTox system can predict, with better than 85% accuracy, the blood concentration in test animals at which adverse affects would be expected to occur. The company was founded in June of 2003.

CPR

a division of Corporate Technologies LLC

4664 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 375-9094
(269) 375-6034 Fax
info@cprgr.com

Computer Products and Resources (CPR) is West Michigan’s largest IT solutions provider with a local staff of 120 system engineers, security consultants, WAN/LAN designers, business continuity consultants, and the infrastructure to support them. In 2007, CPR merged with Corporate Technologies LLC expanding our staff to 250+ employees and broadening our reach to a national level. CPR, a division of Corporate Technologies LLC, has offices in San Diego, CA, Boise, ID, Fargo, ND, Minneapolis, MN and Grand Rapids, MI and Fairfield, NJ.

With 26 years of building relationships in West and Southwest Michigan, CPR provides customized technology in the areas of data center & secure managed services, technology consulting, storage solutions, virtualization, security services, and product acquisition. CPR’s Technology Advantage™ provides niche service for small and medium businesses requiring IT support.

Emiliem

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr, Ste 700
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 372-8730 x2910
(866) 803-8811 Fax
info@emiliem.com

Emiliem, Inc., a privately-held biopharmaceutical company, is developing Molecular Targeted Therapeutics (MTTs) for oncology indications. MTTs are novel therapeutic agents that target biologically important processes central to the development and progression of cancer and other diseases. The Company’s lead compounds broadly fall into two classes, kinase inhibitors and histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitors.

The Company has four distinct R&D programs two of which have lead preclinical drug candidates having completed efficacy studies in cancer animal models where tumor progression was significantly affected.

Engineered Protection Systems, Inc. (EPS Security)

Protecting West Michigan since 1955

Initech Building
4785 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 388-9600
jbos@epssecurity.com

Engineered Protection Systems, Inc. (EPS Security) was founded in West Michigan in 1955. What began as a modest, local operation with a handful of employees has blossomed into a multi-state company with more than 170 employees, seven satellite offices and thousands of satisfied customers.

EPS Security currently ranks among the top 30 largest security providers in the nation, providing the latest in home and commercial security systems. However, we’re not a giant national company out of touch with our customers. We offer the stability, experience, skills and technology of a national provider; yet the people who manage EPS are the same local people who own it. We are your Kalamazoo neighbors.

Fleis & VandenBrink Engineering, Inc.

4798 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 385-0011
(269) 382-6972 Fax
info@fveng.com

Fleis & VandenBrink Engineering, Inc. (F&V) was established in 1993 and has a staff of over 100 professionals, over 30 of which are registered engineers, geologists, architects, landscape architects and surveyors. In order to provide responsive service to our municipal clients, we have six offices in Michigan and two offices in Indiana. We provide solutions for multiple project needs including civil and environmental engineering, architecture, energy audits and sustainable designs, transportation and drainage, water and wastewater systems, landscape architecture, recreation, planning, homeland security and Geographic Information System programs.

Fluid Process Equipment

Fluid Process Building
4797 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 345-1923
(269) 345-3333 Fax
sales@fpepumps.com

Incorporated in 1985, Fluid Process Equipment continues to excel in sales and service in the pumping industry. Our staff of professional sales representatives and engineers are ready to provide sound solutions to your pumping needs. We maintain a quality line of pump products to meet even the toughest pumping applications. Our well-stocked warehouse and factory-trained maintenance department help ensure minimal downtime for pump repairs and emergencies.

Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber

Initech Building
4775 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 375-3824
(269) 375-2889 Fax
jwbrode@ftch.com

Established over forty-five years ago, Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber (FTC&H) has over 320 people who provide a full range of civil engineering, environmental, architectural/engineering, and related services to both public and private clients.

Jones & Henry Engineers, Ltd.

Initech Building
4775 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 353-9650
(269) 353-9651 Fax
promano@jheng.com

Jones & Henry specializes in water, wastewater, storm water systems, and air pollution control. We are committed to meeting project requirements with exceptional service, developing long-term relationships with our clients; and providing continuous opportunities for our colleagues.

Kalexsyn, Inc.

4502 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 488-8488
(269) 488-8490 Fax
info@kalexsyn.com

Kalexsyn is a company of experienced medicinal chemists providing expertise, solutions, problem solving skills & excellent communication. Kalexsyn works with pharma and biotech clients to expedite pre-clinical hit to lead and lead optimization development.

Launch MI Lab

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Drive
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 353-1823
info@launchmilab.com

Launch MI Lab provides affordable wet-lab and bench space, state-of-the-art equipment, professional analytical services, and scientific and business expertise for biosciences companies of all sizes, including early stage entrepreneurs. Housed in the Southwest Michigan Innovation Center, Launch MI Lab can accelerate the work and reduce the costs of life sciences businesses.

Level Data, Inc.

Initech Building
4787 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 488-2050
sales@leveldatainc.com

Level Data works with K 12 school districts across the country designing solutions that increase district efficiency and employee productivity. By automating many of the processes associated with student and staff data, districts can focus on teaching rather than data management. Our solutions increase the quality, timeliness and accuracy of the district data which gets students engaged in learning faster and streamlines reporting, thus maximizing state and federal funding. Level Data solutions are hosted and delivered as a service so district resources are not required for management or support.

Lynx Network Group, Inc.

4798 Campus Drive
Suite 111
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 585-1000
Customer Care: (877) 585-5969
Network Operations Center: (866) 819-5969
Fax: (269) 585-5902
lynxnoc@lynxnetworkgroup.com

Lynx is a premier wholesale and retail provider of telecommunication services deploying over 1,500 miles of fiber optics in Michigan utilizing the latest DWDM (Dense Wave Division Multiplexing) technologies. Lynx employs direct sales and agent channels to sell the newest technologies in voice and data services and operates as a niche provider of wholesale intrastate data services to major wireless and fiber based carriers.

In addition, Lynx provides TEM (Telecom Expense Management) services which extends its capability to market services to wholesale, commercial and government entities on a local or global scale.

Metabolic Solutions Development Company

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
Headquarters: (269) 343-6732
Lab: (269) 372-8743
jcolca@msdrx.com

Metabolic Solutions Development Company (MSDC) is developing innovative therapeutics to treat diabetes and related symptoms of metabolic syndrome. MSDC has a presence at both the SMIC and downtown Kalamazoo thus taking total advantage of the unique cluster of pharmaceutical discovery and development expertise in West Michigan.

Micro-LAM Technologies, LLC

4601 Campus Dr.
Room G-108
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 276 3461
info@micro-lam.com

For companies that would benefit from the softening of hard materials and reduced brittleness during machining, Micro-LAM Technologies offers cutting edge technology that increases productivity, provides a better surface and reduces tooling and finishing costs.

The company provides an easily adaptable tool that delivers precision machining capabilities for ceramics, semiconductors, glass and metals, leading to greater efficiency and improved profitability. Manufactured in the USA, Micro-LAM’s hybrid laser-diamond cutting tool is the only one of its kind and has been proven through intensive research, testing and customer trial. The technology’s inventors hold exclusive license to the patents, the science and technology trade secrets.  

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Michigan Office Solutions (MOS)

4664 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 381-0805
info@mos-xerox.com

If you are like most companies, you’re facing numerous challenges in today’s competitive environment. Michigan Office Solutions (MOS) represents the best of both worlds when it comes to your education technology solutions. We have the national resources and strength of Xerox along with our partners, the agility of MOS locally managed services and support team at your fingertips.

With over 55 years of experience in Michigan, MOS can help you apply, manage and use technology to simplify your workload. So you have more time to focus on delivering the superior level of service your customers deserve. Michigan Office Solutions, you can count on us!

Micromyx, LLC

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 372-3683
(269) 353-5567
query@micromyx.com

Micromyx is a microbiology services company specializing in antibacterial research and development studies for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and animal health industries.

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MLC Research and Development

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008

MLC Research and Development LLC is a company dedicated to developing new and exciting products. Started in 2009, we are a family business that specializes in a variety of areas including juvenile products, beverages, automobile aftermarket, household accessories and hunting and fishing devices. We are excited to have our first patent pending on the Roll Rangler and to have it manufactured here in the U.S.A.

Nanovir, Inc.

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 372-3261
(269) 372-3397 Fax
chris.fisher@nanovirpharm.com

Nanovir is a company employing sequence-specific DNA binding compounds to develop antiviral treatments including agents to treat human papillomavirus (HPV).

logoNewell Rubbermaid

3300 Research Way
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 544-6020
(269) 544-6191 Fax

Newell Rubbermaid is a global marketer of consumer and commercial products with a strong portfolio of leading brands, including Rubbermaid®, Sharpie®, Graco®, Calphalon®, Irwin®, Lenox®, Levolor®, Paper Mate®, Dymo®, Waterman®, Parker®, Goody®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products® and Aprica®. With sales in more than 100 countries, our products help consumers flourish where they live, learn, work and play—all over the world.

What unites all our businesses is a belief in brand-led growth, driven by an understanding of the constantly changing needs of our consumers and the ability to create products that win in the market by delivering superior performance, design and innovation.

 

PolyVista

Granite Park I Building
4664 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 353-2550
sales@polyvista.com

PolyVista, a Houston based corporation, has a proven track record in helping companies identify hidden issues and opportunities. We provide “early warning” solutions that guide business users to valuable revenue opportunities and emerging issues impacting product quality, warranty, safety, and customer satisfaction. PolyVista sets its self apart from the competition by being the only company that successfully enables the average business-user to discover new and valuable industry insights hidden in their numerical (structured) and textual (unstructured) data, without needing the support of a full-fledged analytical team.

Our new team of Business Development Professionals are currently working on attracting high quality accounts and expanding PolyVista’s presence into new disciplines. We are looking forward to expanding the Kalamazoo office in near future, including entry level positions for recent college graduates. PolyVista offers a broad range of intelligence solutions especially in data mining, text analytics, statistics, and pattern finding. We have proudly established a string of successes with leading companies across the globe.

ProNAi Therapeutics, Inc.

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr, Ste 1100
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 372-3289
(269) 544-1079 Fax
info@pronai.com

ProNAi Therapeutics, Inc. is an emerging biopharmaceutical company that is leveraging its novel and proprietary nucleic acid-based interfering technology, DNAi®, to advance a next generation of therapies for patients with cancer and other complex genetic diseases.

Proteos, Inc.

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 372-3480
(269) 353-5550 Fax
mrdeibel@proteos.net

Proteos, Inc. is a contract research organization specializing in providing research grade recombinant proteins for pharmaceutical, biotechnology and life science communities. Our company is comprised of highly-qualified scientists with many years of first-hand experience in protein expression and protein purification.

Proteos scientists are trained to be problem solvers, with experience in multiple methodologies for producing proteins in quantities and at purity levels consistent with customer specifications. We are committed to assisting our scientific clients from multiple research sectors at any stage of their protein research and development project.

PSB ADME Associates, LLC

4717 Campus Drive
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 372-3272
(269) 372-3397
psburton@psbadme.com

PSB ADME Associates is a highly experienced team of specialists providing consultation to small and mid-size drug discovery companies. Our mission is to help identify the best drug development candidates for our clients, focusing on absorption, distribution, metabolism and elimination issues expected to impact performance in the clinic and ultimately, practice.

Areas of specialty include working with poorly soluble compounds, metabolite identification and soft-spot analysis, MIST, Biopharmaceutics Classification System (BCS) characterizations, IND enabling studies and transporter related drug-drug interaction characterizations. In addition, we can help our clients make the best candidate advancement decisions using a novel multi-criteria decision making method developed to provide better predictions of in vivo performance from in vitro profiling.

RealBio Technology, Inc.

4717 Campus Dr, Ste 1500
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 544-1088
info@realbiotechnology.com

RealBio Technology, Inc. is developing and commercializing leading edge cell and tissue culture technologies that support the growth, expansion, differentiation, and collection of human and non-human cells. Funded in part through the SWMF Life Science Fund, RealBio Technology’s has developed the RealBio Culture System; a disposable cell culture technology offering significant advancements beyond current 2D and 3D technologies. The RealBio Culture System promises to bring research technology into the future, aiding researchers and scientists in the quest for scientific discovery and advancement.

logoSeparation Solutions

4717 Campus Dr, Ste 1900
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269)-344-7360
(866) 473-7765 (866-4-SEPSOL) Toll Free
(269) 345-193 Fax 
info@sepsol.com

Separation Solutions was founded in 2002 as a manufactures representative and distributor with a mission to establish long standing cooperation with our clients and customers while delivering the most comprehensive service possible. Since then Separation Solutions has continued to rise above expectations. Now representing 29 companies from all over the globe, and representing those companies all over the Midwest and United States.

Separation Solutions offers expertise in the following fields:

  • Environmental solutions
  • Liquid process solutions
  • Packaging solutions
  • Powder and bulk
  • Processing and handling

We and our partners have extensive experience in providing solutions to the following markets:

  • Aggregates
  • Beverage
  • Chemical
  • Cosmetics
  • Food
  • Foundry
  • Metal powders
  • Oil and gas
  • Paint and ink
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Plastics
  • Recycling

We offer complete systems as well as replacement components and filtration media.

Single Source Procurement

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 372-3997
(269) 372-3397 Fax
bob@sspusa.com

Single Source Procurement works with its supported companies because we feel that they offer the customer the best value or have a unique market niche that is critical for customer needs. Our supported companies provide us with discounted pricing so that we can save our customers money. If we source from a company that does not allow SSP to be competitive, we will not charge a fee for our service. In some cases, where our discount is 70%, our customers realize a majority of the savings!

Through doing business as efficiently as possible, we keep a low overhead that allows us to be an extremely low cost option to an in-house purchasing staff. Our organization currently provides the following value added services:

  • Purchasing
  • Stock Room Management
  • Lab Instrument Repair

Soil and Materials Engineers, Inc. (SME)

SME Building
3301 Tech Circle Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5611
(269) 323-3555
(269) 323-3553 Fax
mitchell@sme-usa.com

SME supports clients at every stage of the building cycle, from site acquisition and design through construction and maintenance/restoration including numerous aspects of brownfield redevelopment and financing. Founded in 1964, SME has 10 offices located across Michigan, Indiana and Ohio. Our work in the geosciences, materials and the environment serves many markets in the built and natural environment:

  • Agriculture
  • Commercial
  • Development/Redevelopment
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial
  • Retail
  • State/Local Government
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation

Visit our website to see why owners, designers, and the construction community rely on SME as their trusted ally in solving problems and saving money.

Stat Lab logoStatLab Medical Products

4717 Campus Drive
Kalamazoo MI 49008

StatLab Medical Products has been supplying the anatomic pathology laboratory for over 30 years. Their purpose is to enable their customers to deliver optimal patient care through timely diagnoses.

StructureTec Corporation

Initech Building
4777 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 353-9944
(269) 353-9368 Fax
geninfo@structuretec.com

StructureTec is a consulting firm specializing in structural maintenance consulting for building structures including:

  • roof management,
  • exterior building envelope remediation,
  • weatherproofing,
  • sick building syndrome.

The firm is involved in the restoration of exterior building envelopes as well as establishing programs for roof repair, restoration, replacement, and maintenance.

Sunapten Therapeutics

4717 Campus Dr
Suite 1000
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 217-4802
(269) 372-3397 Fax
imr@sunapten.com

Sunapten Therapeutics is developing therapeutic vaccines for the treatment of prostate, colon and breast cancers.

TEKNA Solutions, Inc.

Tekna Building
3400 Tech Circle Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 978-3500
(269) 978-3535 Fax
info@teknalink.com

Tekna is a full service product design consulting office offering extensive product development experience in a variety of demanding business specialties. Our approach to product development combines industrial design, analytical engineering, materials, process development, rapid prototyping, and assembly, from concept to distribution. This synergy of technical knowledge, engineering principles, styling, creativity, resource management and procedural control allows Tekna to develop turn-key world class products for our clients.

Tetra Discovery Partners, LLC

4717 Campus Drive
Kalamazoo MI 49008
mark@tetradiscovery.com

Tetra Discovery Partners, LLC uses structure-guided drug design to discover isoform selective inhibitors of phosphodiesterase 4B (PDE4B) and PDE4D. Tetra’s research focuses on developing new treatments for depression, mild cognitive impairment (MCI), and traumatic brain injury (TBI).

ThermoFisher Scientific

ThermoFisher Scientific Building
4481 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 544-5600
(269) 372-2436 Fax
investorrelations@thermo.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. With annual sales of more than $9 billion, we employ 30,000 people and serve over 350,000 customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as environmental and industrial process control settings.

Serving customers through two premier brands, Thermo Scientific and Fisher Scientific, we help solve analytical challenges from routine testing to complex research and discovery. Thermo Scientific offers customers a complete range of high-end analytical instruments as well as laboratory equipment, software, services, consumables and reagents to enable integrated laboratory workflow solutions. Fisher Scientific provides a complete portfolio of laboratory equipment, chemicals, supplies and services used in scientific research, safety, healthcare and science education.

Together, we offer the most convenient purchasing options to customers and continuously advance our technologies to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery, enhance value for customers and fuel growth for shareholders and employees alike.

Ultramikro, LLC

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 629-4995
info@ultramikro.com

Ultramikro, LLC is a consultant firm providing guidance for pharmaceutical and food industries in contamination control and in global pharmacopeial compliance. Particulate matter in the pharmaceutical presentation may be foreign material or also form due to substances intrinsic to the formulation or package. Removing the sub-visible (~ less than 100µm) and larger particles or reducing their impact is quite dependant upon their identification, which is facilitated through analysis by a variety of instruments and approaches. Microscopical applications are foremost in the Ultramikro approach.

Vestaron Corporation

4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(616) 889-9611
(269) 372-3397 Fax
jlmcintyre@vestaron.com

Vestaron Corporation is developing a new generation of insecticides using peptides from spiders. Products under development have a unique mode of action, are highly effective against insects and related pests and are harmless to non-target species, including humans. Target markets include agriculture, animal health and specialty non-crop uses such as household insects. Vestaron products will be ideally suited for the environmentally conscious twenty-first century.

John L. McIntyre, former president and CEO of Emerald BioAgriculture Corporation in Lansing, Michigan, has been named president and CEO of Vestaron Corporation. Previously he held senior management positions with Ecogen Inc. in Langhorne, PA, an agricultural biotechnology company that developed and marketed specialty biorational pesticide products. McIntyre has over 30 years experience in agricultural biotechnology. He led the project that resulted in the first registration by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of a biological fungicide. He also led discussions with the EPA that resulted in the first environmental release of a genetically altered microbe without an Experimental Use Permit and its subsequent registration by the EPA.

West Labs Scientific

Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
4717 Campus Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(616) 795-6928
rich@westlabsscientific.com

West Labs is a service dedicated to cellular analysis for industry, biotech/pharma, research and academic institutions. Using state-of-the-art technology and many years of research and clinical expertise, West Labs can help get your research accomplished. West Labs offers the following services at affordable rates: immunophenotyping, leukemia typing, apoptosis analysis, functional assays, DNA content analysis, specimen preparation, antibody staining, cytospin preparation, data analysis, live cell imaging, publication quality images and figures, and consultation.

Weidenhammer

4664 Campus Drive, Suite 1600
Kalamazoo MI 49008
(269) 372-6868
sales@hammer.net

Weidenhammer Systems Corporation, founded in 1978, is a provider of Information Technology solutions for the commercial and education marketplace. In addition to its headquarters in Reading, PA, Weidenhammer maintains 6 branch offices in Pennsylvania, Michigan, Colorado, and Arizona, and has 200 professionals on staff. The company has core competencies in consulting, software development, infrastructure solutions and managed services, as well as school district administrative solutions. Weidenhammer has strategic relationships with Cisco, Microsoft, HP, IBM, VMware, LANSA, EMC, and Edupoint.