Items Tagged with 'Newsmaker of the Year'


Thanks for the Newsmaker nod

February 13, 2015
Thank you for selecting me/Agility Health as one of the nominees, in the health care division, for this year’s Newsmaker of the Year. Read More

Varga, Silver Line cited with Newsmaker award

State’s first bus rapid transit system is seen as economic development engine.

January 30, 2015
It’s been a long road for Peter Varga. Read More

Business Journal names Newsmakers of the Year

January 28, 2015
A sold-out crowd watched Wednesday morning as the Grand Rapids Business Journal celebrated its Newsmakers of the Year at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. 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

Snyder’s ‘talent agency’ critical for continued business growth

December 26, 2014
The Business Journal review of 2014 business and economic activity is distinctive in the publication’s 32-year history for the diverse business sectors represented and the depth or strength of growth. Read More

Coppess cops Newsmaker Award

616 Development chief is top winner in Business Journal’s annual awards.

January 31, 2014
It’s been said it takes a village to nurture something through to completion, but in the case of Derek Coppess, it’s more like a tribe. Read More

Business Journal names 2013 Newsmakers of the Year

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

GRBJ 30th Year: Newsmaker Award winners prove their staying power

September 13, 2013
It’s a club whose membership grows by one each year. Read More

Downtown Market earns Newsmaker award

January 25, 2013
Members of the team that came together a few years ago to collaborate on the Downtown Market project joined the Grand Rapids Business Journal this week at the project site to accept their award for Newsmaker of the Year. Read More

Newsmaker nominees played key economic roles

January 18, 2013
The Business Journal is recognizing 10 nominees for its Newsmaker of the Year Award, based on their long-term economic impact. Read More