Items Tagged with 'Gentex'


Lakeshore Advantage supports $90M in private investment

The economic development agency supported 49 business expansion projects in 2017 that resulted in more than 650 new jobs.

February 16, 2018
Last year’s numbers are in for Lakeshore Advantage, the nonprofit economic development organization serving employers in Ottawa and northern Allegan counties. Read More

Companies investing $105M in operations and creating 262 jobs

February 15, 2018
Two companies in the region are planning to expand their operations and workforces — after a number of improvements to nearby roadways. Read More

Auto supplier acquires stake in smart home startup

January 9, 2018
An automotive supplier in the region has acquired an equity stake in a startup that specializes in smart home technology. Read More

Gentex founder retires

January 8, 2018
The founder of an automotive components maker in the region has retired. Read More

Auto supplier pushes 'skateboard' car technology

December 22, 2017
An automotive supplier in the region has provided key technologies for an autonomous “skateboard” concept vehicle that will debut next month. Read More

Auto supplier driving toll road technology into Canada and Mexico

April 28, 2017
An auto supplier in the area is expanding its toll road technology to Canada and Mexico after launching it in the U.S. Read More

Companies win Supplier of the Year award from GM

April 12, 2017
Several West Michigan auto parts makers have been named among General Motors' best global suppliers. Read More

Auto supplier debuts innovations at CES

January 6, 2017
An auto supplier in the area debuted a trio of new technologies at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Read More

Lakeshore Advantage honors Innovation Trailblazer

November 29, 2016
The founder of a publicly traded diversified manufacturer has been honored as an innovator by an economic development nonprofit. Read More

Porsche racecars see rear views with auto supplier

August 5, 2016
An auto supplier is taking a victory lap after its rear-vision system helped Porsche racecar drivers compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans race — including the race’s winner. Read More