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Linda Vos-Graham

Linda Vos-Graham oversees glass growth

During eight of the past 10 years, Vos Glass has earned awards of excellence for its many technical and high-profile commercial glazing projects, while growing its retail business under the leadership of Linda Vos-Graham. Read More

Bonnie Nawara

Bonnie Nawara grows women-owned businesses

Bonnie Nawara readily concedes she has been given an incredible opportunity to develop and expand the entrepreneurial resources available for women-owned businesses — one that dovetails nicely with her skill set and community connections, setting her up to have a direct impact on the economic vitality of the Grand Rapids community. Read More

Responcycle organic food waste

Startup recycles food waste

A startup is developing an indoor composting system to give food waste a second life. Read More

Sally Cory

Cancer consortium names Kent County supervisor to board

A Kent County Health Department supervisor with a diverse public health background is joining the board of the Michigan Cancer Consortium. Read More

Economic freedom is key to health care reform

I left the recent West Michigan Policy Forum with a bit of a different perspective than most who attended. Read More

Teacher pension plan is shortsighted

Editor: Sen. Mark Jansen is proposing a further way to degrade the ability of public school employees to make a secure life for themselves and their families. Read More

Melissa Howell

Wolverine Worldwide names SVP of global HR

The new senior vice president of global human resources at Wolverine Worldwide was previously a senior HR executive at a global automaker. Read More

Intersections by Anila Quayyum Agha ArPrize 2014 public vote winner

ArtPrize awards $540K to winners

Several artists are much richer after ArtPrize 2014 named its winners — including an artist who awed both the jury and public. Read More

Barbara Ferrer

Kellogg Foundation names chief strategy officer

A West Michigan foundation is adding to its senior leadership. Read More

GRBJ 40 Under Forty insert cover

Business Journal publishes '40 Under Forty'

The Business Journal’s October 14th issue will feature a special insert — “40 Under Forty” — which can also be viewed online. Read More

Bethany Weaver

Inside Track: A recovering workaholic with strong communication skills

Bethany Weaver, CEO of Legal Copy Services, is a little self-conscious about her age and would rather not make an issue of it. Read More

Dean Jensen

Hungerford Nichols' expansion reflects growing national trend

Hungerford Nichols CPAs + Advisors has merged two small Greenville accounting firms to create a new larger office in Greenville — a sign of the times that a Hungerford Nichols principal says may ultimately involve many types of small businesses in America. Read More

Helen Zeerip 2014 Lakeshore ATHENA Award

Chambers name lakeshore ATHENA winners

The lakeshore business community recently honored two women for their work within their professions, communities and in the lives of other women. Read More

Sip Juice Bar

Juice bar squeezes into Forest Hills

A young juice bar is moving into a new neighborhood later this month — and expanding its chain of stores. Read More