About Us

Ionia Innovators


We Create Opportunities for Businesses

Originally chartered under a different name, Ionia Innovators has been meeting regularly in Ionia since 2002. Members have dedicated every Thursday morning to meet from 7:00 to 8:30 because they know that this is an effective group to help businesses grow.

Come join us! Experience the benefit of having an additional 20+ salespeople who will tell friends and acquaintances about your business and help you get more sales.

Our Members

David Sponhauer – Waddell & Reed
Darrell Ockert – OC Construction
Amy LeForge – Earnest Enterprises
Kevin Heilman – K & M Express Lube
Kevin Kasper – Sid’s Flower Shop
Roger Kammers – Hamblin Body Shop
Mark Jennings – Mark R Jennings CPA
Becky Wagner – All Seasons Insurance
Dianna Teague – Betten Baker 
Tom Chadwick – Duff, Chadwick and Associates PC
Linda Enden – Mary Kay
Tracy Smalley – Ionia County Shopper’s Guide
Dr. Tim Grady – Grade A Chiropractic
Doug Gurnee – Gurnee Mechanical LLC
Stacy Moore – Habitat for Humanity of Ionia County
Brandy Murray – Horizon DayCare
John Murray – JBM LawnCare
Kenneth & John Dittenber – Nightmare Powdercoating & Media Blasting

Connecting Businesses for over 17 Years


What We Do

Increase Your Reach

Referrals to new customers mean that more people know where you are.  

If more people know where you are, business can increase.

Increase Your Customer Base

Get referrals to get more business.

Referrals help new customers find your business.

Increase Your Sales

More referred customers means more sales.  It’s really just that simple.

Members keep track of their refererals.  We can prove that this group generates business.

Increase Your Business

These are our main goals: work together, support each other, & grow our businesses. 

If you join us, you’ll find yourself among friends who want to help you and your business grow.

Join us today!

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Ionia Moose Lodge
869 E. Lincoln in Ionia

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