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, sustainability and the lakeshore. Email Justin at jdawes at grbj dot com. Follow him on Twitter @dawes_justin


Egg producer investing $16.3M in operation

October 19, 2017
An egg producer in the region is expanding and investing $16.3 million in its operation. Read More

College hosting Hispanic awards gala

October 18, 2017
A local Hispanic group will recognize five individuals at an awards gala on Thursday night. Read More

Health system CEO stepping down

October 17, 2017
The president and CEO of a West Michigan health system has announced his retirement. Read More

Downtown hosting Lean In leadership conference

October 16, 2017
A local women’s professional organization is producing a leadership conference downtown this month. Read More

Amazon features GR native’s philanthropic business

This Bar Saves Lives donates a packet of food aid to a malnourished child for every snack bar sold.

October 13, 2017
Ryan Devlin was on a service trip in Liberia when he saw something that changed his life. Read More

John Ball Zoo showing 'best practices' to industry

October 13, 2017
Employees from more than 50 North American zoos and aquariums are visiting Grand Rapids for an annual conference. Read More

Pet foundation paying to Empty the Shelters

October 13, 2017
A local pet foundation is spearheading a statewide adoption event on Saturday. Read More

West Michigan companies rate among 'Best for the World'

October 11, 2017
A pair of companies in the region are considered to be among the “Best for the World.” Read More

Medical company earns patent

October 11, 2017
A maker of medical models and surgical training products in the region has received a patent for a new offering. Read More

Performing arts venue hires executive director

October 11, 2017
A performing arts and event space in the region has named a new executive director. Read More