Items Tagged with 'Birgit Klohs'

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Maintaining NAFTA important to future of GR, West Michigan

March 2, 2018

For more than 24 years, NAFTA has been producing results for the U.S., for Michigan and our community. 

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Bidding begins for airport land

Gerald R. Ford International Airport looks to lease 800 acres of its property.

February 23, 2018
There are more than 800 acres available for lease on Gerald R. Ford International Airport property. Read More

Gerald R. Ford International Airport plans for next 20 years

New traffic control tower, federal inspection station highlight list of needs.

February 23, 2018
The 20-year master plan for the Gerald R. Ford International Airport is nearly complete. Read More

Airport plans provide economic ‘domino’ effect

February 23, 2018
The Business Journal is reporting in greater depth on a new master plan and commercial development opportunities at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport. Read More

Economic growth expected for Grand Rapids

Professionals express concerns over lack of skilled labor in skilled trades industry, NAFTA.

December 29, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) After a year of surpassed expectations, another economically successful year is expected for West Michigan, though growth may be limited compared to last year. Read More

Business community should not overlook significant Ford airport plans

December 8, 2017
The Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority is hosting an open house Dec. 13 for the business community, but it isn’t the typical holiday party. Read More

An unwavering commitment to local businesses

The Right Place CEO Birgit Klohs celebrates 30 years of bringing jobs and investments to West Michigan.

November 24, 2017
Birgit Klohs said the Kent County business community has something that makes it unique: collaborative spirit and culture. Read More

No heirs apparent for Grand Action 2.0

As co-chairs retire, committee waits for next generation of leaders to emerge with a new focus for Grand Rapids.

September 15, 2017
The thing about vision is, it can dim over time. And the retiring co-chairs of Grand Action Committee are waiting for younger eyes to take over with a fresh plan for the city. Read More

Exec wins Business Person of the Year award

June 21, 2017
Birgit Klohs, president and CEO of The Right Place, can add another award to her mantle. Read More

Street Talk: Leading the way

Broadcast stars.

June 16, 2017
Some of Grand Rapids’ more prominent business leaders will share the spotlight Monday night with the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Read More