September 16

Auto supplier hosts job fair for 40 openings

An auto supplier is hosting a job fair this week to fill 40 high-tech positions. Read More

Delivering spaces that live larger

Imagine if an urban living space could work like a type of real-life Lego home made up of not just re-arrangeable furniture but re-arrangeable walls, rooms and kitchen islands. Read More

Metro Health shares step-by-step approach to sustainability

Metro Health landed on the 101 Best & Brightest Sustainable Companies in Michigan list for the third year in a row this year, which is no surprise given it’s currently celebrating the 10th year of ... Read More

Wolverine Worldwide names brand presidents

Wolverine Worldwide has named two new leaders of its Sperry Top-Sider and Keds brands. Read More

Beer City Round Table taps into industry

The local craft beer industry is coming together to field questions at the Beer City Round Table this week. Read More

St. Cecilia Music Center receives $1M gift

A philanthropist has left an “amazing gift” to the St. Cecilia Music Center. Read More

Fred’s last gift to Lena

Tranquility and space is at the heart of the new Richard and Helen DeVos Japanese Garden at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Read More

Inside Track: Ball bounces right way for D-League president Jbara

In early 2012, Steve Jbara was sitting in his seat at The Palace of Auburn Hills as a season ticketholder for the Detroit Pistons when an usher approached him. Read More

Soda company hops up production

A Grand Rapids soda company continues to grow, despite a failed Kickstarter campaign. Read More

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WMSBF’s partnerships benefit entire region

Grand Rapids businesses can celebrate another milestone with the West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum, now marking the 20th year of a partnership between area businesses and the environmental sustainability agency.

Exit strategies for a family business owner

The manager of a family business who is considering retirement often has four goals: paying as little in taxes as possible, keeping the business in the family, treating heirs fairly, and ensuring competent successor management.

The cornerstone for successful construction projects

Cranes flocking back to the skyline are bringing life back to West Michigan.
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