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Jennifer Crowley

Q&A: Jen Crowley

After majoring in English at the University of Michigan, Jen Crowley said she received a lucky break when she was hired for a “real job” as a technical writer. Read More

Yvonne Trupiano

Food distributor names chief HR officer

There’s a new C-suite executive at a local food distributor and retailer. Read More

Laurie Reimer

Fast-food restaurant GM rates among tops in chain

The general manager of a local fast-food location has been named one of the top 10 GMs by a global chain. Read More

Firm turns to child care stipend

A local manufacturer is hoping a new child care reimbursement program will help it attract and retain workers. Read More

Retirement strategies for the family business owner

Which type of business owner are you? Read More

Stacy Stout

Chamber names young ATHENA winner

The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the winner of this year’s ATHENA Young Professional Award. Read More

Grand Pearl Advanced Clinical Spa

Practice partners on clinical spa in downtown hotel

A plastic surgery practice is partnering with a skincare brand to open a clinical spa downtown. Read More

Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation MCWT

Women-in-tech nonprofit expands into West Michigan

A Dearborn-based nonprofit focused on advancing women in technology has expanded to West Michigan. Read More

Rosalynn Bliss

Municipal nonprofit names Grand Rapids mayor board president

Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss has been named board president of a statewide municipal nonprofit. Read More

Dry Goods model

Fashion retailer enters market

A chain of stores focused on young women’s fashion has opened its first location in West Michigan. Read More

OnSite Wellness

Wellness provider marks 10 years with new location

A corporate wellness provider with clients throughout the state is celebrating its first 10 years in business with a new office space. Read More

Promotional Impact Green Giftz 532 Ottawa Ave. NW

Promotional products company triples downtown presence

A local promotional products company has purchased a building downtown to support its expanding operations. Read More

Device Pitstop laptop computer and smartphone

Device retailer enters market

A national computer and mobile device retailer is opening its first store in the state via West Michigan. Read More

The Final Five 2016 Olympics US women's gymnastics team

Food brand produces Tour of Gymnastics Champions

Members of the 2016 U.S. Olympic gymnastics team are coming to downtown next month as part of a 36-city celebration tour produced by a local food brand. Read More

Simone Biles

Publisher acquires autobiography of Olympic superstar

A local publisher will publish the official autobiography of one of the world’s greatest gymnasts this fall. Read More

Tammy Hurley

Food distributor names chief accounting officer

A local food distributor and retailer has a new C-suite executive. Read More