Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Business Journal'


Business Journal names Top Women Owned Businesses

March 15, 2017
On a day when the Business Journal honored West Michigan women business owners, there was nary a dry eye in the house. Read More

Business Journal honors Newsmakers of the Year

January 25, 2017
The Grand Rapids Business Journal’s 2016 Newsmaker of the Year is new to the region but plans to make a significant economic impact here far into the future. Read More

Business Journal names 40 Under Forty class

October 12, 2016
Forty of West Michigan’s top young professionals will be honored this month by the Grand Rapids Business Journal. Read More

Business Journal names Newsmaker nominees

December 9, 2015
Who are the people behind the headlines that shaped West Michigan over the past 12 months? Read More

Forty Under Forty collaborators: The whole is greater than the sum of its parts

October 23, 2015
Grand Rapids’ long-held position as the second most philanthropic community in the nation has been epitomized by the example of the donations to community endeavors from Rich DeVos and his family members. Read More

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