Charlsie Dewey

Charlsie Dewey

Charlsie Dewey is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers law, health care, manufacturing, travel and tourism, marketing, PR and advertising, sustainability and arts and entertainment. Email Charlsie at cdewey at grbj dot com. Follow her on Twitter @CharlsieMDewey

ARTICLES

Sales, earnings up at expanding Universal Forest Products

Company in acquisition mode, looking to new product development, industrial growth.

July 29, 2016
Universal Forest Products Inc. is in the midst of an expansion, and the company is announcing record growth. Read More

U.S. long-distance runners wearing Saucony at Olympics

Wolverine brands in limelight as company keeps close eye on strategy.

July 29, 2016
The Saucony brand will be well represented in Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Olympic Games with U.S. long-distance runners Molly Huddle and Jared Ward sporting the shoes, according to Blake W. Krueger, Wolverine Worldwide Inc. chairman, CEO and president. Read More

Furniture maker opens friends-and-family sale to public

July 29, 2016
A local office furniture maker is opening a friends-and-family sale to the public on Saturday. Read More

Millennium Park opens 50-acre expansion

July 29, 2016
A $3.5 million, 50-acre expansion at Millennium Park has been completed. Read More

Ride-booking app rolls into Grand Rapids market

July 28, 2016
A mobile ride-booking app is launching in the Grand Rapids market. Read More

Downtown Market launches pop-up vendor program

July 28, 2016
In an effort to help “budding food entrepreneurs and artisan makers,” the Downtown Market is launching a new program that will allow potential Market Hall vendors to test the waters before setting up shop. Read More

California manufacturer picks West Michigan for plant

July 27, 2016
A California maker of wood planking for interior design applications is planning to expand its business with a new manufacturing and distribution facility in the area. Read More

West Michigan attorneys earn statewide honor

July 27, 2016
Michigan Lawyer’s Weekly will recognize five West Michigan attorneys this fall during the publication’s annual Women in the Law event. Read More

Music nonprofit hires director of development

July 26, 2016
A local music nonprofit has hired a “seasoned” fundraising professional as its new director of development. Read More

Ranir acquires teeth-whitening brand

July 26, 2016
A global maker of oral care products has acquired a well-known teeth-whitening brand. Read More