Autobooks CEO and Co-Founder, Steve Robert Plans for Company Growth in Michigan

Earlier this month, Troy-based startup, Autobooks, closed a Series A funding round led by Draper Triangle with Baird Capital, Detroit Venture Partners, and Invest Michigan. The company expects to double its number of employees and open an office in one of the most popular cities on the rise – Detroit. To learn more about the company’s… read more

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Autobooks Closes $5.5 Million Series A Financing Round

MVCA member Draper Triangle leads Series A financing round with Baird Capital, Detroit Venture Partners, and Invest Michigan. DETROIT, Mich. – Autobooks, a financial technology company that builds cash management tools to help small business owners, announced the closing of a $5.5 million Series A financing round led by Draper Triangle. This investment follows the company’s self-funded… read more

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MVCA Outreach Trip to Chicago!

After a whirlwind week spent launching the 2016 MVCA Research Report, Maureen, Emily and Molly hit the road for an MVCA Outreach Trip!  Their destination?  The Windy City, and a series of events connecting Michigan and Chicago-area venture and angel investors! Visiting entrepreneurial & investment centers around the Great Lakes Region provides a great opportunity… read more

MEMBER NEWS: Baird Capital Announces Close of $185 Million Venture Capital Fund IV

Baird Capital has completed fundraising for its fourth Venture Capital fund (BVP IV). The fund was significantly oversubscribed and closed at $185 million, exceeding its initial target of $150 million and the size of its previous fund. The fund was anchored by support from numerous institutions, foundations and family offices. Baird Capital’s Venture team is… read more

NeuMoDx Announces Completion of Series B Financing

NeuMoDx Molecular, Inc. announced completion of its Series B financing, $21 million, which included investment from Baird Capital, Venture Investors, and existing investor Arboretum Ventures.

Baird Capital Opens Ann Arbor Office, Sees Michigan as Ripe with Potential

Global investment firm Baird Capital announced it was opening a Michigan office, in Ann Arbor. It’s being headed up by David Gregorka, whose entrepreneurial roots grow deep in the state.