Inside Track

Inside Track: New job is a turnaround for this turnaround guy

This time, Bill Manns’ new job — president of Mercy Health Saint Mary’s — does not involve a turnaround.

November 15, 2013

Inside Track: Hoffius touts value of ‘fresh eyes’ in community planning process

Dirk Hoffius had a vision for the Grand River and downtown that took 20 years to come to fruition.

November 8, 2013

Inside Track: Banking and bikes are center of Bracken’s priorities

Establishing Elves & More West Michigan and helping form Grand River Bank keep Liz Bracken engaged in the community.

November 1, 2013

Inside Track: Energy and drive propel San Juan Diego principal forward

Manuel Brenes rides herd on Latino students to help them reach their full potential.

October 25, 2013

Inside Track: Interior design career is something of an odyssey

Marissa Iacovoni left Grand Rapids after high school but dreams of returning to start her own hospitality commercial firm.

October 18, 2013

Inside Track: Robinson likes being able to change lives

Jamiel Robinson stays active mentoring Grand Rapids' youth and local black business owners.

October 11, 2013

Inside Track: Amenta creates his destiny with site-specific projects

Artist and teacher Paul Amenta has found his passion: filling empty, unused buildings with temporary art exhibits.

October 4, 2013

Inside Track: No stranger to change

Paul Brand, the new executive vice president of Alliance for Health, knows the U.S. health care system must be transformed.

September 27, 2013

Inside Track: World traveler invests in city’s urban neighborhoods

Shayne Malone chose residential real estate as the logical opportunity when he started his own business, Malone Development.

September 20, 2013

Inside Track: Making certain all young girls can see the possibilities

Gloria Lara finds her challenge in bringing Girl Scouts to new populations where it is not a tradition.

September 13, 2013