Items Tagged with 'Birgit Klohs'
Birgit Klohs, president and CEO of The Right Place Inc. recently received the International Economic Development Council’s Jeffrey A. Finkle Organizational Leadership Award for leading the economic development organization with integrity, tenacity and a philanthropic spirit that has resulted in significant long-term economic growth. Read More
Agency surpasses investment goal; in home stretch for jobs, payroll.
Economic development agency The Right Place is nearing the end of its most recent strategic plan, and the results are coming in. Read More
A college is scheduled to recognize a local business leader at an annual fundraising event that will feature guest speaker Anderson Cooper. Read More
For the organization’s CEO, the first is still the best.
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
Business Leaders for Michigan also opposes the road funding proposal.
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
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