Inside Track

Inside Track: Urban recreation unites his love for city life and the outdoors

Chris Muller was reluctant to move back to Grand Rapids but is discovering a wealth of opportunities here.

February 14, 2014

Inside Track: Upwardly mobile and light on his feet

The new CEO of Genzink Steel is a survivor of Michigan’s auto industry — and a ballroom dance instructor.

February 7, 2014

Inside Track: Charting a path for the future of Opera Grand Rapids

Educating and developing future audiences is high on the list for Executive Director Anne Berquist.

January 31, 2014

Inside Track: Tragedy creates opportunity for Billy Bear Hug Foundation

Charlie Wondergem melds family, business and charitable giving in his definition of success.

January 24, 2014

Inside Track: Berlin puts his mind to clean environmental engineering

Michigan is one of the few states that don’t require licensing for environmental consultants.

January 17, 2014

Inside Track: World traveler is firmly planted in city’s neighborhoods

Mark C. Lewis brings varied experiences to his role as executive director of Neighborhood Ventures.

January 10, 2014

Inside Track: Life is mostly fun and games for Engelbarts

The executive director of Meijer State Games of Michigan loves his job — unless the Olympic Games comes calling.

January 3, 2014

Inside Track: It’s all in the mind

West Michigan’s newest brain tumor expert finds relaxation through creative writing.

December 27, 2013

Inside Track: VanderHoff recognizes the value of collaboration

Grand Rapids Art Museum’s marketing director is helping transform the facility into city’s go-to site.

December 20, 2013

Inside Track: Shires relishes role in expanding city’s culture

Little pieces of history nudged the new executive director toward Holland Museum.

December 13, 2013