Charlsie Dewey

Charlsie Dewey

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

ARTICLES

Inside Track: Marriage leads to career break

Wife’s encouragement, support gives Keith Hopkins confidence to start his own fundraising firm.

December 2, 2016
During his two-decade career in fundraising, Keith Hopkins has had a hand in more than 175 campaigns, most of them in the West Michigan region. Read More

High school anchors urban development

Southwest Community Campus High School to serve GRPS students graduating from Southwest Community Campus in Roosevelt Park neighborhood.

December 2, 2016
(Watch for this story Monday morning on WZZM TV 13) Days before Thanksgiving, Grand Rapids Public Schools announced it was granting a Grand Rapids neighborhood with one of its greatest wishes: a new high school. Read More

Auto supplier hosts job fair

December 2, 2016
A lithium-ion battery supplier is hosting a job fair next week for up to 40 open positions. Read More

Nonprofit relocates plant

December 1, 2016
A nonprofit that provides job training to people with barriers to employment has celebrated the opening of its new plant in the area. Read More

Nonprofit names advancement officer

December 1, 2016
A nonprofit focused on children and families is welcoming a new advancement officer to its team. Read More

Hospitality industry honors WAVE winners

December 1, 2016
Several local hospitality professionals have been recognized for providing outstanding customer service. Read More

Ford airport names president and CEO

November 30, 2016
Gerald R. Ford International Airport has named its new president and CEO. Read More

Tourism exec wins national award

November 30, 2016
A tourism exec in town is considered one of the top twenty-something professionals in the country by an industry association. Read More

Furniture maker opens store in New York

November 30, 2016
A furniture maker in the region has opened a store in New York targeted at “fans” of its products. Read More

Business incubator hires PR firm

November 30, 2016
A small business incubator focused on agricultural technology has selected a PR firm to help with its marketing and rebranding. Read More