Incubator Graduates

Granade Technology Solutions Granade Technology Solutions

Granade Technology Solutions: Granade Technology Solutions is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner providing software development, infrastructure support, consulting, and cloud services. We offer everything from short term fixed engagements up to all inclusive support agreements where we become the IT department responsible for all your technical needs. Regardless of the size of your organization we have services and solutions to benefit your business.

As a complete IT provider we offer 24/7 support, phone systems, disaster recovery services, software development, cloud computing, consulting, security auditing, project management, hosted email and SharePoint (Office365), Microsoft Dynamics CRM, and managed hosting among other services. We pride ourselves on world-class customer service and a unique partnership approach that is a step above the rest with proactive, personalized solutions that minimize downtime and maximize productivity.


Michican Natural Gas, LLC Michican Natural Gas, LLC

Michican Natural Gas, LLC:Michigan Natural Gas, LLC is a retail provider of natural gas to residential and commercial consumers in the State of Michigan. Through various marketing channels, we seek to acquire customers through savings versus their local utility and other creative products that are not available from the traditional natural gas provider.

Office: Auburn Business Incubator - #340
Contact: Cliff Hare, Chairman and CEO
Phone: (334) 321-2260


Bacik Group, LLC: Bacik Group, LLC provides program management and engineering services to a broad spectrum of Federal and Private sector clients. The company serves the global needs of clients based in the Southeast from two principle locations in Alabama and Florida. Current projects include work with the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, Veteran's Affairs, and numerous private developers.

Smart North America Smart North America

Smart North America: Smart North America Inc. (SNA) is a training and consulting firm located at Auburn Research Park, Auburn, AL and Atlanta, GA. Our firm focuses on recruiting and recycling human resources through outreach and education. We fulfill the needs of the new energy markets while creating "Green Jobs" SNA offers turn-key solutions for Renewable Energy, Smart Grid, Energy Efficiency and workforce development. We provide consulting and implementation through project design, finance, training and implementation.

Smart North America concentrates on The Smart Grid as the basis for sustainable energy markets development. This allows us to provide outreach, training and consulting services specific to the market needs both now and in the future.

Angel Investor Management Group Angel Investor Management Group

The Angel Investor Management Group (AIM Group): AIM Group is one of the leading early stage funding sources in the Southeast. The AIM Group is a company, comprised of experienced angel investing professionals, specifically created to manage multiple angel networks. Like any true entrepreneur, we are obsessive about solving problems and improving the end-user experience. We saw an opportunity to improve the funding process for entrepreneurs while offering a more disciplined and rewarding investment approach for angel investors. This resulted in the creation of a central management company, AIM Group, which provides a full suite of management services for angel networks. The AIM Group is currently managing angel networks in Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile and Auburn.

Collectively as of early 2013, AIM Group managed networks have invested over $14 million in 15 companies. We have over 175 active investing members across our networks.


People, Inc. People, Inc.

People, Inc: People, Inc was established to assist in building People Infrastructures that will position Emerging Growth Businesses for long term profitable growth and continuity. Our clients are typically entrepreneurially operated companies that are committed in both words and actions to the pursuit of top quality products & services, superior people performance and continuity through stable financial growth. Our passion is people. As stated by Yogi Berra, “Good people do good work, lousy people don’t.” We believe Emerging Growth Businesses are built and sustained one person at a time. We do more than recruit people, we build teams.

HeartLife HeartLife

HeartLife: HeartLife is committed to developing a reliable, inexpensive, and convenient mobile defibrillator to safeguard against sudden cardiac arrest. By utilizing the advancements made in consumer electronics it is possible to provide timely AED therapy that will reduce heart attack mortality and help build a safer tomorrow.

Office: Auburn Business Incubator – Cubicle #5
Contact: Tommy Foote, President
Phone: (334) 750-0671

benTy, LLC benTy, LLC

BenTy, LLC: BenTy, LLC is a software development company specializing in cloud systems development and management. We offer a range of services from website and app design to top of the line customer support. A shining examples of our work is Classroom Mosaic . We are out to change the world.

Contact: Ben Gustafson, Co-Founder
Location: 570 Devall Drive, Suite 303 – Offices 338 & 339
Auburn, AL 36832
Phone: (803) 807-7621