Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women'
Bonnie Nawara readily concedes she has been given an incredible opportunity to develop and expand the entrepreneurial resources available for women-owned businesses — one that dovetails nicely with her skill set and community connections, setting her up to have a direct impact on the economic vitality of the Grand Rapids community. Read More
There wasn’t as much encouragement a few years ago for people trying to start a business.
The staffs at the Michigan Small Business Development Center and at Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women, another key supporter of small business start-ups in the region, use the same word — “energy” — in describing the environment today surrounding entrepreneurs eager to take the plunge. Read More
The Business Journal has learned that Intrepid Plastics Mfg. in Grand Rapids has closed its doors as of April 11. The privately held company, which employed 13, is located at 2100 Nelson Avenue SE and was launched by Bonnie Knopf and a partner in January 2004. Read More