Items Tagged with 'Birgit Klohs'

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West Michigan's link to international border crossing is welcome

August 1, 2014
The Right Place Inc. President and CEO Birgit Klohs last week was one of three individuals from Michigan appointed by Gov. Rick Snyder to the six-member international authority that is overseeing construction of Michigan’s first bridge and international crossing into Canada in 85 years. Read More

State appoints exec to international bridge board

July 30, 2014
A local economic development leader has been appointed to the board that will oversee the $2 billion New International Trade Crossing between Detroit and Windsor, Ontario. Read More

Right Place to up its focus to five industries

Technology and design will join manufacturing, food and life sciences.

January 24, 2014
Now that its five-year plan is up, what will The Right Place do next? Read More

Business community backs State of the State

January 17, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address last night seemed to further cement his popularity with the business community. Read More

Telecom giant bringing 500 jobs to West Michigan

July 31, 2013
One of the nation’s leading telecommunications companies is coming to West Michigan and promising 500 jobs. Read More

The Right Place provides aid after Benteler Automotive’s shutdown

June 20, 2013
The planned closing of Benteler Automotive’s Hall Street plant in Grand Rapids has The Right Place Inc. springing into action. Read More

Video: Amway constructs $81M vitamin plant, 200 jobs in Ada

May 29, 2013
Amway marked the official start of construction at a new $81 million manufacturing plant for its nutritional product line, Nutrilite, with a ceremonial steel beam signing event at Ada this week. Read More

Right Place tops goal a year early

Organization has summit planned for food-processing industry.

April 26, 2013
Despite coming up with its new five-year strategic plan in 2008 — the year the nation went into the Great Recession — The Right Place Inc. has exceeded the proposal’s ambitious economic goals and did so in just four years. Read More