Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Business Journal'

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Sobering economic research for West Michigan begs creative solutions

October 18, 2013
The Business Journal last week celebrated the accomplishments and community connections of 40 young business leaders in four counties, seeding — and fueling — a number of new, inventive ideas and relationships that will assuredly continue to sustain the economic foundation in the West Michigan area. Read More

30 years of growth now depend on educational improvements

September 13, 2013
Thirty years ago Grand Rapids Business Journal was created, predicated on the belief that the area business community was of such substance, a staff of business journalists were necessary to pore through public offerings, bank regulation and deregulation, identify industry leaders and serve as watchdogs over regional economic concerns. Read More

Gov. Snyder announces plans to attend GRBJ 40 Under Forty

August 19, 2013
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will speak Oct. 16 to the Grand Rapids Business Journal 40 Under Forty class of 2013, highlighting the importance of young talent and employment creation in the state, of which their individual achievements are integral. Read More

Business Journal names winners at Top Women Owned Businesses event

March 6, 2013
Women entrepreneurs were honored on Wednesday afternoon during the Grand Rapids Business Journal’s sold-out Top Women Owned Businesses awards luncheon at the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Read More

Baby Einstein founder speaks at Top Women Owned Businesses event

Aigner-Clark ready to launch new venture called Baby Bytes.

March 1, 2013
Julie Aigner-Clark is the stay-at-home-mom-turned-entrepreneur whose dissatisfaction with children’s programming in the late ’90s led to the creation of the multimillion-dollar The Baby Einstein Co. Read More

Business Journal names finalists for Top Women Owned Businesses event

January 25, 2013
Grand Rapids Business Journal is announcing the 35 finalists for its recognition of Top Women Owned Businesses. All 35 will be honored March 6 at a luncheon, “Top Women Owned Businesses: A Celebration of Women Entrepreneurs,” to be held at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Guest speaker will be Grosse Pointe native Julie Aigner Clark, creator of the iconic Baby Einstein products. Clark sold the company to Disney in 2001. Read More

Business Journal’s enhanced online presence is live

October 15, 2012
The best of both worlds arrives today. Read More