Rachel Weick

Rachel Weick

Rachel Weick is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers health care, economic development, higher education, startups, human resources and lakeshore. Email Rachel at rweick at grbj dot com. Follow her on Twitter @RachelJean14

ARTICLES

Health system names chief medical officer

July 24, 2014
The president of a health system’s physician group is taking on an additional role as chief medical officer of the system. Read More

Health system names president of hospital group

July 23, 2014
A health system has appointed a veteran executive to lead its hospital group in the region. Read More

Mini Maker Faire calls for makers

July 22, 2014
An informational session will take place on Wednesday for an event this summer that will showcase West Michigan’s do-it-yourself makers. Read More

Kalamazoo College names executive director of social justice center

July 22, 2014
The new executive director of Kalamazoo College’s Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership wants the center to be a social justice model for the higher education industry. Read More

Lakeshore's 'hidden gem' rebounds from recession

Muskegon is in the midst of more than $400 million in new investment and development.

July 18, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) As unemployment levels decline and investments in Muskegon County continue to increase, economic activity is on the rise. Read More

Eastern Alliance Insurance Group opens facility in Grandville

Pennsylvania insurer specializes in workers’ compensation claims.

July 18, 2014
After dipping its toes in the water in neighboring Indiana, an insurance group specializing in workers’ compensation is ready to take the plunge in Michigan. Read More

GVSU tuition increases 2.8 percent

Increase is lowest in 10 years, thanks to meeting performance guidelines.

July 18, 2014
Current and future Lakers are looking at the lowest tuition rate increase in the last 10 years. Read More

Furniture maker acquires retailer for $154M

July 18, 2014
An office furniture giant is growing its higher-margin consumer business by acquiring the largest premium furniture retailer in North America for $154 million in cash. Read More

Credit unions merge

July 16, 2014
Two credit unions in the region are merging. Read More

Hospitals rank among 'best' in US

July 15, 2014
Three local hospitals offer some of the best specialized medical care in the nation. Read More