April 24

24-story hotel envisioned for DeVos Place

A $97-million, 24-story hotel could be the solution for an underutilized area of DeVos Place downtown. Read More

Developers pivot toward hotels

Developers briefly are pressing pause on downtown apartments and turning to hotels. Read More

Steakhouse settling into space

There’s a new steakhouse in the region. Read More

Private equity firm invests in industrial bakery

A local private equity firm has invested in an Indiana industrial bakery — marking the first out-of-state investment by its Michigan Prosperity Fund. Read More

Food service merger creates $100M company

A pair of Michigan-based food service companies have announced a merger that brings their combined revenues to $100 million. Read More

College president departing school

A college president in the region has announced he will be moving on to a new school this summer. Read More

West Michigan health systems rank among top 15 in US

A pair of West Michigan health systems have been named among the top 15 in the country by an industry analyst. Read More

College hosting student research symposium

For its annual student research symposium, a local college will feature the work of students from more than a dozen disciplines. Read More

Florist brings green thumb to Creston

Heather Grit has harnessed her creative streak through a new floral and retail shop in Grand Rapids’ Creston neighborhood. Read More

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Meet Grand Rapids Business Journal's 2017 Top Women Owned Businesses honorees and prepare to be inspired.
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GR builds community with people, not concrete

“We have a narrative going on in this country that, if only we have the right person or the right party in the state house, we’d be OK. And I’d like to flip that around, because we really need to be able to own our own problems to be able to inform state and national policy of what works.”

International human resources: a piece of pie

It’s as simple as a piece of… For most Americans, the completion of the statement is “cake.”

Flyer beware: Drone regs tighten usage

Seems like you can’t turn a page — or open your curtains — without seeing a drone.
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GRM February 2016   Grand Rapids Magazine

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Michigan BLUE is a lifestyle magazine that’s targeted at those with an affinity for life lived on water and the riches that living in Michigan brings.