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Tina Freese Decker

Q&A: Tina Freese Decker

Tina Freese Decker is the president of Spectrum Health Hospital Group, where she’s responsible for the successful operation of 12 hospitals and 170 care and service sites. Read More

One Bourbon spirits glass

West Side whiskey bar schedules opening

A new bar focused on whiskey is opening downtown this week. Read More

Grant Me Hope

Organization aims to help older foster kids

There are 600,000 kids in need of families across the United States. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide Merrell outdoor work boot

Footwear brand expands into new category

A footwear brand is expanding into a new category by rolling out a new line. Read More

Krystle Hunter Tailor Made Bridal 5x5 Night

Bridal startup wins 5x5 Night

A specialized bridal business is the latest winner of 5x5 Night. Read More

Annie Belanger

College hires dean of libraries

A local college has named its next dean of university libraries. Read More

Craft Beer Cellar

Craft beer bar and store opening downtown

A new beer retailer and bar is opening downtown. Read More

Resthaven formal dining table events

Senior living community launches $5M fundraising campaign

A senior living community in the region is planning an expansion. Read More

GRBJ TWOB 2017 Kelly Rossman-McKinney, left, Rhonda Kallman and Valencia Agnew

Business Journal names Top Women Owned Businesses

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

Sandra Gaddy

Nonprofit hires CEO

A nonprofit focused on improving women’s economic opportunities has named a new CEO. Read More

Meijer LPGA Classic

LPGA tournament seeks volunteers

The Meijer LPGA Classic is searching for more than 700 volunteers to help put on the 2017 tournament. Read More

Dutch Girl

Brewery closes doors

A brewery in West Michigan has closed — and is now for sale. Read More

WMEAC Hidden Heroine 2017 award winners

Nonprofit names Hidden Heroines

A local nonprofit concluded its week-long Women & the Environment Symposium by naming its three Hidden Heroine award recipients. Read More

Katrina Peterson

Hospitality association elects board

The Kent County Hospitality Association has elected its new board of directors. Read More

Amy McClain

Bank hires VP of client and community services

A national bank has named a head of community relations in the region. Read More

Rhonda Kallman

‘Queen of Beer’ stresses breaking the mold

Rhonda Kallman has come full circle, from starting one of the most famous breweries in the United States to now running a distillery. Read More

Joanne Roehm

Inside Track: Giving people a reason to smile

As she discusses Gilda’s LaughFest, Joanne Roehm adopts a serious tone. Read More

Letter: State of the City focuses on racial equity, promises future outcomes

Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss’ second State of the City address, delivered March 2, provided ample proof the mayor intends to continue to make racial equity issues a central focus of her work. Read More

GRBJ TWOB cover 2017

Business Journal publishes 'Top Women Owned Businesses'

The Business Journal’s March 13 issue features a special insert — “Top Women Owned Businesses” — which can also be viewed online. Read More