Inside Track

Inside Track: Bellavance brings hands-on experience to president’s role

KCAD leader relishes the opportunity for ‘real-world’ collaboration between students and the West Michigan business community.

February 12, 2016

Inside Track: Comerica’s new regional manager sets sights on mentoring leaders

Debra Van Hevele worked her way from teller window to corporate suite on the strength of lasting relationships.

February 5, 2016

Inside Track: A championing voice for the aging population

As associate state director of community outreach with AARP, Jennifer Muñoz advocates for senior initiatives.

January 29, 2016

Inside Track: Even a spy couldn’t uncover Lister’s latest film role

GR actor has a part in ‘Batman v Superman,’ but he can’t say a word about it.

January 22, 2016

Inside Track: Non-beer drinker Schaafsma is happy to build breweries

A timely encounter put contractor on the right path for Grand Rapids’ burgeoning beverage industry.

January 15, 2016

Inside Track: Shoveling snow uncovers a thirst for business

As owner of The Apartment Lounge, Bob Johnson maintains its welcoming atmosphere, as well as its generous philanthropy.

January 8, 2016

Inside Track: Navigating transportation and supply chain management

Les Brand focuses on finding solutions to help companies expand their distribution globally.

January 1, 2016

Inside Track: Hispanic roots and making connections build entrepreneur

Successful businessman Javier Olvera wants to serve as a business bridge to the local Hispanic community.

December 25, 2015

Inside Track: Nothing is casual about Floyd’s passion for restaurant industry

Meritage’s director of chef-casual dining has traveled the country turning operations into the best eateries they can be.

December 18, 2015

Inside Track: Gardner puts down roots for a social enterprise nonprofit

Urban Roots serves as a platform for education and empowerment through urban agriculture.

December 11, 2015