Items Tagged with 'The Right Place'


Art-supply distributor begins $33M expansion

April 21, 2016
An art-supply distributor in town has begun a $33-million expansion project. Read More

Trucking company rolls into market

March 24, 2016
A trucking company with a national network is planning to enter the West Michigan market and create 87 jobs. Read More

Electronics maker invests up to $1.85M in plant

March 24, 2016
A local electronics maker is planning to invest in its operation and create 50 jobs. Read More

German auto supplier invests $15M in expansion

March 8, 2016
A German auto supplier is planning to expand a local plant and create jobs in the process. Read More

The Right Place ranks among top 18 in US

February 24, 2016
The Right Place’s work has landed it in a select group of its peers across the country. Read More

Software maker develops 91 jobs

February 10, 2016
A local software maker is planning to expand its space and hire 91 people to keep up with product demand. Read More

French manufacturer picks Grand Rapids for North American Innovation Center

January 20, 2016
A Paris-based manufacturer has unveiled its new North American Innovation Center in Grand Rapids, which it hopes will lead to success in the automotive and aerospace industries. Read More

The Right Place names board members

January 11, 2016
The Right Place has appointed eight people to its board and one new officer. Read More

New Year brings familiar challenges for economic development

A gap in skilled talent remains top of mind.

December 25, 2015
Economic development organizations such as Grand Rapids-based The Right Place Inc. and Zeeland-based Lakeshore Advantage seek to drive economic prosperity in the West Michigan region by attracting, retaining and expanding businesses and providing support for job seekers and potential talent. 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