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Lakeshore growth outshines Midwest

September 29, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Since 2010, Lakeshore Advantage has compiled an annual report on the economic outlook of Ottawa County. This year, it decided to enlist other agencies to add data from Muskegon and Allegan counties. Read More

Talent, housing hinder economic growth

September 29, 2017
Adding to the issues related to talent attraction is a lack of affordable housing. Read More

Energy startup wins grant to power up

September 1, 2017
A startup that’s developing a water-based residential alternative energy system has won a grant to move its product to the next phase. Read More

Program provides burst of energy to startups

SURGE connects entrepreneurs at all stages of development to services.

June 23, 2017
To better assist entrepreneurs in West Michigan, Zeeland-based economic development agency Lakeshore Advantage launched a new initiative fueled by input from the entrepreneurs themselves. Read More

Companies investing $173M in dairy plant

March 28, 2017
A state-backed, $3.7-million upgrade to a 100-acre dairy processing plant in the area is expected to spur a $173-million investment by a pair of dairy companies. Read More

Change Ups: Bauer earns Trailblazer Award

December 2, 2016
Zeeland-based Gentex Corp. chairman and CEO Fred Bauer recently received the Innovation Trailblazer Award during Lakeshore Advantage’s annual meeting that celebrated innovation in West Michigan. Read More

Lakeshore Advantage honors Innovation Trailblazer

November 29, 2016
The founder of a publicly traded diversified manufacturer has been honored as an innovator by an economic development nonprofit. Read More

Startups hit the big screen

October 26, 2016
An IT services firm, a startup fund and an economic development agency are partnering to host two free showings of a film about startups next month. Read More

Plastics supplier plans $33.6M investment in new facility

October 5, 2016
A supplier of injection-molded plastic parts to multiple industries is planning to invest $33.6 million in a new facility in the region. Read More

Lakeshore Advantage sheds light on available resources

Organization holds networking event to give companies opportunity for growth.

September 23, 2016
West Michigan is populated with available resources and tools to assist fledgling and mid-sized companies grow and succeed. Read More