Items Tagged with 'John Canepa'

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Downtown champion John Canepa dies

January 26, 2018
John Canepa, the former president and CEO of Old Kent Bank and a co-founder of Grand Action, has died at 87. Read More

Grand Action leaders shut it down

September 15, 2017
Grand Action Committee co-chairs John Canepa, Dick DeVos and David Frey are retiring from their roles within the organization at the end of the year, effectively sidelining the business-based nonprofit that has been the catalyst for more than $3.5 billion in downtown economic development and was instrumental in Grand Rapids’ growth over the past 25 years. Read More

Street Talk: Leadership and character

Archaic laws.

August 21, 2015
Community pillars do what they do, not for any recognition, but because they see something that needs to be done and get it done. Read More