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Search for new talent turns digital

Lakeshore Advantage unveils website designed to attract young professionals to region.

August 26, 2016
Nestled in the upper left corner of the banner of michigansmartcoast.com is a simple call to action — “Discover Your Place.” Read More

Automation supplier plans new facility

August 24, 2016
A maker of automated machinery in the region is planning to build a new 40,000-square-foot facility and create 60 jobs. Read More

Survey: 72 percent of firms plan to expand

Employers in Allegan, Ottawa counties also are addressing talent shortage.

August 12, 2016
For the third straight year, employers in West Michigan see an increase in sales, according to a report from Zeeland-based Lakeshore Advantage. Read More

Park crowdfunds playground project

July 18, 2016
A lakeshore park has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise $17,000 for a playground. Read More

Manufacturer plans $5.6M expansion

June 28, 2016
A Holland-based automated equipment maker is creating 250 jobs and investing $5.6 million into the region via an expansion. Read More

Kraft Heinz picks West Michigan for Grey Poupon production

May 18, 2016
Kraft Heinz Company is planning to make 100 percent of its Grey Poupon mustard in West Michigan. Read More

Food maker invests $34M in new plant

May 12, 2016
A local food maker is planning to invest $34.8 million in a new plant in the area. Read More

Swedish furniture supplier plans $19M plant

March 9, 2016
A Swedish supplier of furniture parts is planning to build a new plant in the region to meet growing customer demand. Read More

SmartZone plans head to state for approval

January 22, 2016
After receiving unanimous approval at the local level earlier this week, the Holland SmartZone action plans have been submitted to the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and the Michigan Treasury Department for final review and approval. Read More

Lakeshore Advantage spurs investment

The economic development engine is accelerating growth in Ottawa County.

January 8, 2016
Lakeshore Advantage, the economic development organization located in Zeeland, has released its 2015 year-end review and highlighted a number of accomplishments that have contributed to Ottawa County as an economically robust region. Read More