Visionnaire Series: Cultivate Grand Rapids 2022

Saturday, Jun 25, 2022
7:00 pm — 11:00 pm

Join the GRAM Visionnaires for Cultivate Grand Rapids 2022, a networking party designed for the creatives, entrepreneurs, and young professionals of Grand Rapids. Organized by Pirate Club to benefit Lions and Rabbits Center for the Arts, guests will explore local offerings throughout the Museum while building new relationships between like-minded individuals in the creative community.

Enjoy an evening of rotating activities, catered dinner, three floors of art, and an open bar as you get a taste of the resources Grand Rapids has to offer. Expand your creative circles, find new collaborators, and get professional advice on growing your business in a relaxed, free-flowing setting. 

GRAM Members and Visionnaire members receive a special discount on tickets! Discounts codes will be sent in the June Member newsletter. 

For questions, please email or GRAM Membership Manager Michael Catching II at

Please note: Program safety measures include face covering recommendations. Masks will be available for those who do not have one.

Grand Rapids Art Museum

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10% off for GRAM Members
40% off for GRAM Visionnaire Members

Event Details

    • Open bar featuring Tito’s Handmade Vodka 
    • Catering Concepts by Flo’s

    DJ Adrian Butler 

    Listen in as local business owners share their advice on rising above the challenges of running a small business. 

    Featured Panelists

    • Hannah Berry – Founder of Lions & Rabbits
    • Peter Jacob – Founder of Peter Jacob Kind Creative Design Firm
    • Deavondre Jones – Founder of Dancespire
    • Anthony Lazzaro – Founder of Friend of a Friend
    • Latesha Lipscomb – Founder of I GOT FACE Cosmetic Concierge (Moderator)
    • Jamiel Robinson – Founder of Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses
    • Free professional headshot booth
    • 50/50 Raffle
    • Silent auction organized by Lions and Rabbits
    • Live art installations powered by Metas Global
    • 100 Ideas Pop-up led by Start Garden
    • Open casting call for models
    • Live performance from Jamie Dionne