Marketing, PR & Advertising

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Muskegon launches image and marketing campaign

Nearly 15 organizations are participating in the $500K, three-year endeavor.

May 22, 2015
Nearly 15 organizations and municipalities throughout the Muskegon area have launched an image and marketing campaign to inform residents and visitors about what the area has to offer. Read More

Hunting app wins TechCrunch Grand Rapids Pitch-off

May 22, 2015
A company with an app-based hunting and fishing tool is headed to San Francisco this fall after landing a free booth at TechCrunch’s trade conference during a pitch competition. Read More

Marketing franchisee wins international award from chain

May 21, 2015
A Grand Rapids-based marketing franchisee with a direct mail focus has received an international award from its franchise for a newly launched campaign to help grow its client base. Read More

Credit union doubles downtown presence

May 20, 2015
A credit union is moving to expand its presence in downtown Grand Rapids and investing in the local market. Read More

PR industry names PRoof award winners

May 19, 2015
The region’s public relations industry has honored the best in PR at its annual PRoof Awards. Read More

TechCrunch produces Grand Rapids Pitch-off

May 18, 2015
A major technology media outlet is coming to Grand Rapids to conduct a pitch competition for local entrepreneurs to vie for a free seat at its major trade conference. Read More

Government sales for newbies

May 18, 2015
Government audiences represent a lucrative potential sales target. Read More

Marketing agency moves on expansion

May 15, 2015
A growing marketing agency has increased its local footprint by 800 percent after moving down the street from its former office as part of its expansion plan. Read More

Appliance maker ranks as a top 'Corporate Citizen'

May 15, 2015
An appliance maker is considered one of the “100 Best Corporate Citizens” in the country. Read More

Software maker calls for beta testers of sales estimating app

May 15, 2015
The power to create job estimates in the field is literally in the palm of a sales rep’s hand. Read More