Items Tagged with 'Birgit Klohs'

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Street Talk: Metro businesses at the top

Going Dutch.

April 28, 2017
West Michigan’s entrepreneurial stock is on the rise once again. Read More

EY names regional Entrepreneur of the Year finalists

April 28, 2017
Seven West Michigan executives have been named finalists for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year award. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Birgit Klohs of The Right Place

February 14, 2017
Birgit Klohs — president and CEO of The Right Place — is the featured guest in episode 21 of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

Right Place looks ahead next 3 years

Economic developer tweaks strategic plan to reflect changes in economy, jobs.

February 10, 2017
The Right Place Inc. is shooting to bring $500 million in capital investment to the region over the next three years. Read More

Economic investment outlook is mixed

Region should see solid growth next year, but new jobs won’t keep pace.

December 9, 2016
The Right Place CEO Birgit Klohs recently received anecdotal validation West Michigan is heading in the right direction. Read More

Exec wins international leadership award

November 2, 2016
The head of a local economic development nonprofit has been honored by a global industry organization. Read More

Change Ups: Klohs earns leadership award

October 21, 2016
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

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