Holland, Grand Haven, Muskegon and Saugatuck


Whirlpool names vice chairmen

October 27, 2014
Whirlpool has appointed two new vice chairmen to bring “focus” to the appliance maker’s global growth strategy. Read More

Consumers also investing big at Ludington

October 24, 2014
Consumers Energy is spending about $400 million at the Ludington Pumped Storage facility a couple miles south of Ludington on Lake Michigan. Read More

Muskegon Chamber aims to keep cash in community

October 17, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Repurposing a local tradition, a lakeshore chamber of commerce is bringing its gift certificate program to an online platform to keep cash in the community. Read More

Hospital opens urgent care center

October 15, 2014
A hospital has opened a second urgent care center to combat projected increases in non-essential visits to the emergency room during a physician shortage. Read More

Game maker calls for day to 'Unplug your kids'

October 14, 2014
Families need quality time together. Read More

Luxury hotel alive and well at Harbor Shores

Resort overcomes nasty winter construction schedule to open on time.

October 10, 2014
Just over a year ago, the Business Journal reported on a planned resort-style hotel in St. Joseph, near the Whirlpool corporate campus. Read More

Holland pursues SmartZone satellite designation

October 10, 2014
A lakeshore city with a history of successful entrepreneurs is constructing a regional partnership with Grand Rapids to develop a SmartZone along Lake Macatawa’s shoreline. Read More

Cultivate Holland expands training and mentoring services

Next session could feature training specifically for entrepreneurs.

October 10, 2014
Based on its success and membership feedback, nonprofit startup Cultivate Holland is hoping to provide additional services for larger corporations, entrepreneurs and small business owners. Read More

Chambers name lakeshore ATHENA winners

October 10, 2014
The lakeshore business community recently honored two women for their work within their professions, communities and in the lives of other women. Read More

Furniture maker wins Manufacturer of the Year award

October 9, 2014
A furniture maker in the region has been named Manufacturer of the Year for Workstations/Systems by the Office Furniture Dealers Alliance. Read More