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Startup develops personal assistant app

August 19, 2014
A startup is developing a mobile app to take the time out of time management. Read More

Inside Track: Millennial entrepreneur rides the wave of GR’s renaissance

Andrew Montpetit’s start-up, Thoughts You Can See, draws on his talent of expressing ideas visually.

August 15, 2014
Even though Andrew Montpetit loved to draw as a kid, he was always told that “the starving artist” path was too financially risky. Read More

Uber ridesharing service off to great start in GR

There is a slight concern about having enough drivers to meet the demand.

August 15, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Uber, the mobile-app-based personal driving service that rolled out in Grand Rapids three weeks ago, is off to a great start in the city. Read More

Swift Printing expands, invests in new technology

August 15, 2014
Swift Printing & Communications, based on Bridge Street NW in Grand Rapids since 1954, acquired a smaller Wyoming company in July and put online in August a new state-of-the-art digital press. Read More

Businesswoman earns honor for nonprofit support

August 15, 2014
A Grand Rapids business owner is being recognized for the support services she provides to nonprofits that are using the Salesforce cloud computing and customer relations platform to manage their data. Read More

Content (management) is king

August 14, 2014
Content continues to remain king in the online marketing space. Read More

Obsolete electronics keep recycling business growing

August 12, 2014
Obsolete electronics are keeping one West Michigan electronics recycling facility in growth mode. Read More

Free academy introduces users to web development

August 12, 2014
There is a new batch of website builders and programmers ready to contribute to West Michigan’s tech industry. Read More

Generic domain names pose threat

August 12, 2014
.com, .net, .org, and .gov have been a part of our online experiences for years now. Though we are familiar with existing Internet domains using these suffixes, the landscape is changing — and fast. Read More

Startup develops social-polling app

August 11, 2014
A pair of Hope College students is developing a photo-based mobile app for indecisive people. Read More