Seamless Consortium

The Seamless Coalition is a collaboration of world-class Enterprises seeking solutions that merge the best of the digital and physical world to help support the increasingly seamless lives of people. They are opening their doors to give selected startups access to intellectual and commercialization resources that will help them explore new market opportunities.

  • Steelcase

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    Over 100 years after the company's first patent, it’s clear Steelcase's past, present and future are all about turning insights into innovative products. Steelcase knows technology is and will continue to be a leading driver of change, and partners with world-class organizations to explore how space can propel innovation, creativity and productivity.Steelcase embraces the changes happening in the office…

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  • Faurecia

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    Faurecia is the 6th largest international automotive parts manufacturer in the world; one in four automobiles is equipped by Faurecia. They design and manufacture seats, exhaust systems, interior systems (dashboards, centre consoles, door panels, acoustic modules) and decorativeaspects of a vehicle (aluminum, wood). The automotive industry is going through a technological revolution driven by the need for increased environmental protection…

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  • Meijer

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    Meijer is a regional American supercenter chain with 224 stores, and is credited with pioneering the modern supercenter concept in 1962. Based on 2015 revenue, Meijer is the 26th largestretailer in the United States.Meijer’s growth and innovation efforts remain focused on their core values: customers, competition, freshness, family, and health and safety. As a whole, Meijer sees innovation as a “future”…

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  • Amway

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    Amway is the largest direct sales company in the world, and the largest supplement company in the world. With brands that cover Nutrition, Bath & Body, Beauty, and Home, their products cover a wide array of industries, and have an “army” of sales people they believe can define amarket. Amway’s overarching innovation goal is to create an ecosystem of…

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  • Priority Health

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    Priority Health is an insurance company owned by Spectrum. Priority sees themselves as a healthcare company as much as an insurance company. They are trying to transform healthcare by “changing, engaging and innovating.” Priority sees helping patients be healthier as a means to lower costs. Their innovation goals are bi-modal—how to improve their own business (messaging and engagement, services…

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  • Spectrum Health

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    Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit, vertically integrated, managed care health care organization based in West Michigan. Spectrum Health's subsidiaries include hospitals, treatment facilities, urgent-care facilities, as well as physician practices that serve the western Michigan area.Healthcare is moving away from hospital / inpatient market, where Spectrum is strongest, to the prevention and outpatient market, where they fall behind. Spectrum sees…

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  • Wakestream Ventures

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    Wakestream Ventures is the financial investment and strategic counsel behind fast-moving, high-growth emerging technologies and platforms. The firm was founded in 2012 to make early stage investments in high-growth technology, hardware-software convergence and e-commerce enablement. Wakestream Ventures is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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