Items Tagged with 'Newsmaker'


Business Journal publishes 'The Newsmakers of the Year'

January 23, 2015
The Business Journal’s Jan. 26 issue will feature a special insert — “The Newsmakers of the Year” — which can also be viewed online. Read More

Development, events and investments highlight 2014

December 26, 2014
The year started on an alarming note when fire engulfed the West Michigan Whitecaps’ home field, Fifth Third Ballpark. Read More

Business Journal names Newsmaker nominees

December 11, 2014
The more, the merrier, right? Read More

Business Journal names 2013 Newsmakers of the Year

January 29, 2014
Who were West Michigan’s top newsmakers in 2013? Read More

West Michigan’s economy rebounds in 2013

December 27, 2013
West Michigan’s economic fortunes took a turn for the better—finally!—with some hard work and fiscal perseverance on the part of many business leaders throughout the region. Read More

Business Journal's Impact Award winner is off to a good start

December 23, 2013
Look into the future and what do you see? Read More

Business Journal's Newsmaker nominees shape West Michigan

December 9, 2013
Who made news in West Michigan this year? Read More

Newsmaker of the Year: Downtown Market

January 21, 2013
The numbers keep rolling around and refuse to go away: $775 million and 1,300. Read More

Collectively, Newsmakers’ impact is impressive

January 18, 2013
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The annual compilation of the top economic stories of the previous year has provided the region with a concise picture of activity impacting the local economy with the greatest effect. Read More

Newsmaker: Argonne lab taps Johnson Controls for battery development

January 18, 2013
West Michigan — already an important area in the state for electrical vehicle battery production — accepted an expanded role in advanced battery research with the news from the Department of Energy in late 2012 that a new $120 million multi state research effort led by Argonne National Laboratory will include Johnson Controls in Holland. Read More