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Grand Rapids Business Journal
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April 14, 2014
Since 1983, Grand Rapids Business Journal has been West Michigan's primary and most trusted source of local business news. The weekly print edition of the Business Journal, a must-read for the area’s top decision-makers, is known as the business newspaper of metro Grand Rapids, Holland, Muskegon and all of West Michigan.
April 14, 2014
The buy-one, donate-one model for equipment is gaining steam.
A lakeshore-based company is promoting athletics and charitable giving through its business model. Read More
Matt Slagle of TowerPinkster has some big projects under his belt, including several area high school renovations.
In June, design architect Matt Slagle will be presented with the 2014 American Institute of Architects Young Architects Award at the national organization’s annual conference in Chicago. Read More
In 2010, Michigan State University, in a landmark decision, greatly raised the profile of the Medical Mile and Michigan’s Life Sciences Corridor with its opening of the College of Human Medicine’s Secchia Center across from Van Andel Institute. Read More
Our world needs strong, unwavering leadership more than ever. Read More
Recently, I received this question from a reader: Jeffrey, When a client says he or she is “still reviewing their options,” I know you say that’s the result of their inability to see the value in my product or service. But how should I respond to this objection without pushing the customer away? Thanks, Gladys Read More
Consumers Energy is working with 65 West Michigan suppliers.
Consumers Energy says that, over the last two years, it has increased its spending with contractors located in Kent, Muskegon and Ottawa counties by $125 million, thanks to the Pure Michigan Business Connect program. Read More
Consumers Energy seeks to buy more green electricity from organic waste material.
CMS Energy Corp. in Jackson has announced its intention to buy back more electricity generated by anaerobic digestion of farm animal manure, sewage and other types of organic waste material. Read More
Bill Bowling has joined the one-year-old commercial real estate firm X Ventures after serving in a consulting role in 2013. Read More
Growth accelerates. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to data collected during the last two weeks of March. Read More