Inside Track

Inside Track: A proven leader in destination sales

A salesman since his college days, Tom Bennett loves working head-to-head against cities trying to book a convention.

April 10, 2015

Inside Track: Young finds wrestling with city government enjoyable

Michael Young, 20-year city manager of Rockford, also heads the Michigan Local Government Management Association.

April 3, 2015

Inside Track: An advocate for change

Marywood Health Center’s Lisa McMichael sees many changes ahead in the realm of rehabilitation therapy.

March 27, 2015

Inside Track: No mixed message for Mixed Staffing

Sara Sherry overcomes obstacles to reduce others’ barriers to the workforce.

March 20, 2015

Inside Track: Working from the ground up

Drive and experience have built a career for minority business leader Michael Verhulst.

March 13, 2015

Inside Track: Driven to find new opportunities and to discover ‘what’s next’

Tom Welch, president and CEO of Fifth Third Bank Western Michigan, believes growth is a mindset.

March 6, 2015

Inside Track: Wieland is passionate about trash

Kent County’s manager of Resource Recovery & Recycling doesn’t want landfills to become our environmental legacy.

February 27, 2015

Inside Track: New symphony conductor thinks Grand Rapids pops

Bob Bernhardt, who also has roles with the Louisville and Chattanooga symphonies, was drawn to GR by its vibrant atmosphere.

February 20, 2015

Inside Track: Taking risks for a legacy of hope

The YWCA’s programs for victims of sexual assault, abuse and domestic violence have engaged Carla Blinkhorn for 30 years.

February 13, 2015

Inside Track: Integrity goes a long way

Former golf pro Brad Rosely uses his golf mindset to make over West Michigan commercial real estate.

February 6, 2015