Charlsie Dewey

Charlsie Dewey

Charlsie Dewey is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers manufacturing, restaurants, food and agriculture, travel and tourism, transportation, nonprofits, energy and sustainability. Email Charlsie at cdewey at grbj dot com. Follow her on Twitter @CharlsieMDewey


Comfort Research launches ‘innovative’ seating option

Grand Rapids-based seating maker uses automotive technology to make lightweight chair.

February 24, 2017
A Grand Rapids seating maker is eager for you to take a seat. Read More

Inside Track: With second opportunity, attorney answers the call

Anita Hitchcock is happy with job as Grand Rapids city attorney after passing on the position first time around.

February 24, 2017
Seven months in, Anita Hitchcock couldn’t be happier with her new role as Grand Rapids city attorney. Read More

Smoothie café franchise opening location

February 24, 2017
A smoothie café franchise is opening its next West Michigan location next week. Read More

Tool maker sells to Indiana company

February 24, 2017
An Indiana-based tool maker expects to strengthen its capabilities after acquiring a similar Grand Rapids company. Read More

Nonprofits merge forces

February 23, 2017
A pair of nonprofits focused on sustainable business practices have merged. Read More

Hotelier appoints director of operations

February 23, 2017
A hotel and restaurant operator in the region has named a new director of operations. Read More

Nonprofit finds new home

February 22, 2017
A nonprofit in town has relocated, thanks to the help of local businesses — including a donated space. Read More

Auto aftermarket supplier sells to private equity firm

February 22, 2017
A maker of aftermarket auto parts and lubricants in the region has been sold to a private equity firm. Read More

Yum! Brands CEO joins manufacturer's board

February 21, 2017
A manufacturer in the region has named the head of a global restaurant company to its board of directors. Read More

Nonprofit produces Women & the Environment Symposium

February 20, 2017
The West Michigan Environmental Action Council will begin its Women & the Environment Symposium this week. Read More