Items Tagged with 'Newsmaker of the Year'

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Business Journal honors Newsmakers of the Year

January 25, 2017
The Grand Rapids Business Journal’s 2016 Newsmaker of the Year is new to the region but plans to make a significant economic impact here far into the future. Read More

Business Journal names Newsmaker nominees

December 12, 2016
Some names on this list may be more recognizable than others, but they all share one common trait — all with good reason: Each of them is a nominee for the Grand Rapids Business Journal’s Newsmaker of the Year honors. Read More

A love story earns top Newsmaker honors

Fred and Lena Meijer’s vision makes West Michigan a destination.

January 29, 2016
Standing before a sold-out audience on the very site being honored, David Hooker told a love story. Read More

Business Journal names Newsmakers of the Year

January 27, 2016
The Grand Rapids Business Journal handed out 17 Newsmaker awards on Wednesday in front of a full house at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Read More

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