Justin Dawes

Justin Dawes

Justin Dawes is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers economic development, health care, higher education, nonprofits, travel and tourism, the lakeshore and county government. Email Justin at jdawes at grbj dot com. Follow him on Twitter @dawes_justin

ARTICLES

Exec ranks among 'Top 25 COOs' in health care

May 23, 2018
An executive at a local health system has been named one of the “Top 25 COOs” in the health care industry. Read More

$4M senior living community starts construction

May 22, 2018
Construction has begun on a new $4-million assisted living center in the area. Read More

Amazon ordering up to 1,000 jobs for West Michigan

May 22, 2018
Amazon is planning to invest $150 million in a new fulfillment center in the area — and create loads of full-time jobs in the process. Read More

Bank hires community president

May 22, 2018
A bank has named its new leader for the lakeshore area. Read More

Health plan signs deal with Cigna

May 22, 2018
A local health plan has entered into a new agreement with a division of a global insurer to expand its reach. Read More

Bank making $4.7B acquisition

May 21, 2018
A bank with a major West Michigan presence is buying a Chicago-based bank for $4.7 billion. Read More

Retirement community hires executive director

May 21, 2018
A local senior living community has a new leader. Read More

GVSU engineering students, Beaumont Health collaborate

School receives commercial licensing agreement for cough-assist device designed by students and conceptualized by a doctor.

May 18, 2018
Students of the Grand Valley State University School of Engineering had a successful school project. Read More

Kent County joins child development initiative

County is among 29 communities nationwide participating in five-year program.

May 18, 2018
Kent County is among 29 communities nationwide joining an initiative focused on child development from birth to age 3. Read More

West Michigan companies rank among 'America's Best Employers'

May 18, 2018
A group of West Michigan companies have been named to Forbes’ ranking of “America’s Best Employers.” Read More