Items Tagged with 'The Right Place'


The Right Place appoints board members

February 16, 2017
A local economic development nonprofit has appointed nine new members to its board of directors and re-appointed three officers. 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

Agribusiness investing $2M in operation

February 10, 2017
An agribusiness is investing $2 million and creating 27 high-tech jobs at its facility in the region. Read More

Tech company expanding operation

January 11, 2017
A technology company in the area is investing $364,000 to grow its operation. Read More

Plastics maker relocating Wisconsin operation to West Michigan

December 22, 2016
A local plastics maker is expanding its operation. Read More

Danish company plans North American plant on West Side

December 21, 2016
A Danish maker of upholstery products is setting up its first North American operation on the West Side. Read More

Medical company investing $2.8M in operation

December 15, 2016
A molecular diagnostics lab for genetic screening is adding 37 “high-tech” jobs and investing $2.8 million in its local operation. 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

ReThink West Michigan calls on ex-residents

November 18, 2016
Two local organizations will host a party next week with one central aim: bring back the talent. Read More