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Serving the 8 county region from Manistee to Holland.

Just off Highway 31 in Hart's Industrial Park, serving the 8 county region from Manistee to Holland, an area with a tradition of fruit and vegetable production, this is a prime location for the development and manufacture of specialty and value-added foods.


West Michigan's Regional Kitchen Incubator and Entrepreneurial Center in Hart, Oceana County, Michigan.


The Starting Block

1535 Industrial Park Drive
P.O. Box 49
Hart, Michigan 49420

Phone: 231-873-1432
Fax: 231-873-1458


Jim Henley,  Jane Dosemegan, Ron Steiner - image

Ron Steiner ~ Director

Jim Henley ~ Kitchen Manager

Jane Dosemagen ~ Office Manager




Take US 31 to Hart Exit, go east on Polk Rd, then south (right) on Industrial Park Dr. for 1/8 mile; first building on the left.

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We are also a gateway to additional entrepreneurial research, training, and counseling resources:



Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center


United States Department of Agriculture



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