Items Tagged with 'Birgit Klohs'

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The Right Place looks ahead to next strategic plan

Agency surpasses investment goal; in home stretch for jobs, payroll.

May 20, 2016
Economic development agency The Right Place is nearing the end of its most recent strategic plan, and the results are coming in. Read More

College names winner of Excellence in Business Award

December 17, 2015
A college is scheduled to recognize a local business leader at an annual fundraising event that will feature guest speaker Anderson Cooper. Read More

Economic outlook remains positive

Most pressing issues are low unemployment and a shortage of talent

December 11, 2015
West Michigan’s economic leaders like what they see in 2016’s crystal ball. Read More

Right Place: 30 years of networking

For the organization’s CEO, the first is still the best.

October 2, 2015
The Right Place Inc. broke the ice when it attracted its first international investment to the area in 1990; now it’s celebrating 30 years of building a network of business relationships in West Michigan. Read More

Street Talk: Birthday wishes

Beer cheer!

October 2, 2015
The Right Place is celebrating its 30th birthday this month. Read More

Right Place: MEDC funding cut would ‘disarm’ Michigan

Business Leaders for Michigan also opposes the road funding proposal.

June 12, 2015
Economic developers and Business Leaders for Michigan are sounding the alarm in response to legislation that passed the Michigan House that will divert almost half of the Michigan Economic Development Corp. budget next year to restore Michigan’s dilapidated roads. Read More

Street Talk: Road to nowhere

Tail-waggers.

June 12, 2015
Never let it be said that Michigan residents are ambivalent about the condition of the state’s roads. Read More

Birgit Klohs develops region

November 4, 2014
Simply stated, few other women in West Michigan have done more to impact the long-term economic growth of the region than Birgit Klohs. Read More

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